Polk County's Nick Wilson takes aim at a green during Thursday's match (photo courtesy Pat McCool).

Weather finally allows Wolverine golfers to host match

Polk County’s golf team returned to the links Thursday, hosting a four-team match at Tryon Country Club.

Hendersonville posted a team score of 347 to win the match, with Mitchell coming in second at 376. Avery followed with a 391 and Polk County a 396 as the Wolverines got a look at both of their 1A rivals in the Western Highlands Conference.

Dillon Overholt fired an 87 to lead Polk County, with Carson Emory carding a 96. Hunter Lynch (105) and Trey Thompson (107) rounded out the scoring for the Wolverines on a windy afternoon.

Also competing for Polk were Charlie McKaig, Nick Wilson, Blake Rackley, Grant Waddell and Max Zinn.

Hendersonville’s Ian Trace earned medalist honors with an 81.

Polk County’s Trey Thompson (photo courtesy Pat McCool).