Patton’s early, late efforts stop Polk County

Were Saturday evening cast as a three-act drama, the middle act's spotlight would have shone on Polk County.

Photos: Polk County boys reach halfway with 6-6 record

Images from the first half of the season for Polk County's boys basketball team, owners of a 6-6 record as of January 17.

Hot-shooting Cavaliers down Wolverines in MF7 matchup

East Rutherford scored the game's first 11 points Friday and steadily pulled away to hand Polk County a 95-64 setback in a Mountain Foothills 7 Conference clash in Bostic.

Polk’s Carson scores 1,000th career point

Polk County senior Dominique Carson joined an elite club Friday, scoring the 1,000th point of his career at East Rutherford.

Flat Rock pulls away late to top Polk Middle boys

Flat Rock's pressure defense wore down Polk County Middle on Thursday, the Eagles pulling away in the second half for a 39-20 victory in a Blue Ridge Conference boys basketball battle at Polk.

West’s late flurry helps lift Wolverines to road win

Brandon West scored four points Thursday night for Polk County - all in the final minute, all ultimately deciding the outcome.

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Polk Middle boys edge Apple Valley for fourth straight win

Polk County Middle began 2022 just as it ended 2021 - winning in the most thrilling of manners.

R-S Central powers past Polk County

A slow start from the field settled Polk County's fate Tuesday by the end of the first period. An R-S Central team considered one of the state's top 2A squads made certain of that.

Andrews builds early edge, holds off Polk

Andrews opened an early double-digit lead Wednesday and held on to defeated a depleted Polk County team, 64-53, in the consolation round of the Maroon Devil Christmas Classic in Bryson City.

Hiwassee Dam nips Polk County in overtime

Hiwassee Dam nipped Polk County on Tuesday, edging the Wolverines 79-78 in overtime of a first-round matchup in the Maroon Devil Christmas Classic in Bryson City.

Polk boys to compete in Swain holiday tournament

Polk County's boys basketball team has added some extra work to its holiday schedule.

Hendersonville puts title-hungry talents on display in topping Polk County

As Hendersonville steadily ran toward triple digits Tuesday evening, Polk County boys basketball coach Lemont Jones hoped his Wolverines were carefully watching.

Wolverines roll to blowout victory at Rosman

Polk County romped to an 89-36 victory Monday at Rosman in a non-conference boys basketball matchup.

Patton spoils league debut for Polk boys

Patton raced to a 21-point halftime lead Friday and spoiled Polk County's Mountain Foothills 7 Conference debut in an 81-48 boys basketball victory in Morganton.