Polk County's Aslyn Scruggs

Polk County picked up a hard-fought victory Thursday, winning two close sets against East Rutherford in junior varsity volleyball action at Polk.

The Wolverines claimed a 25-23, 25-21 victory over the Cavaliers, improving to 9-3 overall, 4-1 in Mountain Foothills 7 Conference matches.

Lexi Beiler had eight kills and six digs for Polk, with Akeela Cunningham recording six kills and six digs. Thais Vorbe and Hayden Blackwell each had four kills, with Blackwell recording seven digs.

Charley Dusenbury had 11 assists and six digs, with Junie Mitchell notching five assists. Aslyn Scruggs had 10 digs and Mikala Fisher added six.

Polk County returns to the court on Tuesday, hosting Brevard at 5 p.m.