Polk County's Avia Cunningham looks for an open teammate during the first half of Thursday's game

Polk County’s junior varsity girls made their season debut on Thursday, falling 29-2 to Landrum in a non-conference matchup at Polk.

The Cardinals built a 15-0 lead before Exziah Staley scored Polk’s lone basket late in the second quarter.

The Wolverines are scheduled to be back in action on Friday, hosting Patton in a meeting of Mountain Foothills 7 Conference teams. That game is set to tip off at 4 p.m. and can also be seen on NFHS Network.