Korzelius goal lifts Polk Middle soccer past Apple Valley


Polk County Middle School defeated Apple Valley 1-0 on Wednesday with a goal by Sam Korzelius 10 minutes into the second half, giving the Wolverines a victory in a Blue Ridge Middle School Conference match at Polk Middle.

The Wolverines are now 7-2-1 and haven’t lost in their last four matches. They host Hendersonville Middle on Monday at 4:30 p.m.

The match was scoreless at halftime as both teams narrowly missed goals in the first half.

The team’s roster this season includes Raines Striader, Grayson Jones, Shane Arrington, Nicholas Lopez, Dalton Osbourne, Dylan Balletine, Isaac Edwards, Jackson Geddings, Caleb Polter, Clark Phipps, Jake Justice, Jack Derkach, Alex Pearson, Zak Abril, Cameron Kempton, Jonah Wyatt-Keeper, Jordan Wyatt and Sam Korzelius.