Polk County's Zalen McCraw

Polk County’s Zalen McCraw has been chosen as one of 15 juniors to watch in Western North Carolina football in 2024 by the Citizen-Times in Asheville.

McCraw recorded 79 tackles during the 2024 regular season, including 13 tackles for loss. He also recovered four fumbles.

Polk County opens its 2024 season on Aug. 23 at Madison.