North Carolina High School Football - Polk County held off by Charles D. OwenOctober 5, 2018: Columbus, NC 28722
In Friday's league game, the Charles D. Owen Warhorses (Black Mountain, NC) football team tipped the host Polk County Wolverines (Columbus, NC), by a score of 40-33.
The Warhorses (2-4) will now prepare for their game against Mountain Heritage (Burnsville, NC). The Cougars come into the Western Highlands 1A/2A game with a 5-1 record. In their last game, Mountain Heritage got by Mitchell (Bakersville, NC), 24-16, in a league game.
The Wolverines now sport a 1-6 record. They take the field next when they host Avery County for a Western Highlands 1A/2A game on Friday, October 12. Polk County will battle a Vikings team coming off a 48-46 league win over Madison (Marshall, NC). The Vikings record now stands at 2-5.