Dominique Carson poured in 41 points Tuesday to lift Polk County to a 92-87 victory over Piedmont Community Charter in Gastonia.
Carson hit six 3-pointers and was 9-for-14 at the foul line in setting a new career high. His point total is three shy of the school record of 44 held by Jamal Tanner. He also had four rebounds and three assists.
Tyler Staley added 16 points, with four 3-pointers, and five assists and Keyandre Thomas had 10.
Polk County (2-0) matched a school record with 13 3-pointers in the win.
Bryson Edwards finished with eight points, with Max Perkins adding six and Brett Bagwell scoring five points and grabbing six rebounds.
Shaq Wingo and Omar Carson each added three points for Polk County, which makes its home debut on Thursday against R-S Central.