North Moore holds off late Polk County rally to claim 8-7 playoff victory

Forget the what-ifs and could-have-beens, Billy Alm said in an emotional postgame huddle with his Polk County Wolverines. Focus on the positives. Look forward

Polk County to host North Moore in 1A baseball playoff opener

Polk County will open the 2021 state 1A baseball playoffs with a home game against North Moore. The Wolverines (8-6) will host North...

Cameron, Edwards team on one-hitter as Wolverines thump Cougars

As a playoff tuneup, Polk County couldn't have asked for much more Thursday at Mountain Heritage

Polk JVs fall to Mountain Heritage in season finale

Mountain Heritage rapped out 11 hits and took advantage of nine Polk County walks Thursday en route to a 14-4, five-inning win over the Wolverines

Baseball roundup: Mountain Heritage sweeps varsity, JV games at The Bottoms

Polk County's hopes for a third straight Western Highlands Conference baseball title ended Tuesday as Mountain Heritage handed the Wolverines a 7-5 setback at The Bottoms

Seventh-inning rally boosts Polk past Mitchell, seals 1A playoff berth

Polk County secured a state 1A baseball playoff berth on Friday, rallying in the top of the seventh inning to hand Mitchell a 7-5 loss in Bakersville

Bearcats blank Wolverines to clinch WHC baseball title

Hendersonville clinched the Western Highlands Conference baseball championship on Tuesday, scoring two runs in each of the...

Wolverine baseball undone by Owen’s two-out explosion in 10-6 loss

Hits fell just out of reach. Pitches just missed the strike zone. And the one out that...

Polk County ready for huge Senior Night baseball showdown with Owen

Senior Night, moving into prime position for a playoff berth, the final home conference game of the season...

Wolverines pull away late to top ACA, 6-4

Polk County snapped a 3-3 tie with a three-run fifth inning and went on to take a...

Phipps solid in debut, but Wolverines fall to Chase

Polk County dropped a 5-0 decision at Chase on Tuesday in non-conference baseball action, but a bright...

Wolverines rebound from tough week with final-inning rally for win

After a week in which Polk County Middle lost a pair of one-run games and two players...

Penchant for distance brings Wells a chance to run at Louisburg

Shelby Wells offers a simple explanation for how she became a distance runner. "I don't sprint," the Polk...

First-place Mountaineers check Polk baseball, 5-2

Mitchell built a 5-0 lead after four innings Wednesday and held on for a 5-2 win over...