Energy propels to trophy

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The energy was high as Clarkston hitters danced near their home dugout to a Pitbull song on Saturday afternoon. The energy carried over into two games as the Clarkston Varsity Softball team claimed their back-to-back district championship. The girls opened with a 2-1 win over Oxford in […]

Athletes of The Week: Freshman top county

The girls took over Milford as they walked away with first place at the Ninth Grade Oakland County Championships at Milford High School, May 26. The track and field team finished with 68 points. The Wolves had two teams take first place in the relay events. The team of Callie Dickens, Sam Aris, Mattie Drennan […]

Sports in a flash for June 6, 2018

Clarkston Everest Collegiate left the links as regional champions after finishing the MHSAA Division 4 Boys Golf Region 23 at Whitmore Lake Golf Links in Whitmore Lake on May 31. They scored 316 for first place as Grosse Pointe Woods University Liggett finished in second, 338; and Royal Oak Shrine Catholic finished in third, 369. […]

Regional finish

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves finished the season against Lake Orion in the MHSAA Boys Lacrosse Regional Semifinals with a 12-6 loss, May 22. “We played well,” said Brian Kaminskas, head coach. “Comparing the two games, from earlier in the season and tonight, I think it was night and day. […]

Lacrossers finish stellar season in close loss

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves gave Hartland a fight in the MHSAA Division 1 Girls Lacrosse Regional finals at Lake Orion last Friday as they finished the season with a 16-12 loss. Hartland opened the battle with the first two goals for the night. Seniors Claire Austin and Melanie Alnaraie […]

Last walk

Clarkston High School seniors emerged from the gym in caps and gowns and made their way to the main hallway and the rest of the school, May 22. It was the last walk as students as they shared hugs and posed for photos going through the school one more time. See more photos in this […]

Showdown at regionals

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves are heading into the MHSAA Girls Lacrosse Regional Semifinals on Wednesday after beating Midland for the second time this season, 16-13. “We had played them the Friday before and beat them by two. I was hopeful we would do it again,” said Clarkston Girls Varsity […]

Athletes of The Week: Onwards to the future

Before taking their last walk as students in Clarkston Community Schools, ten seniors marked the beginning of their next chapter as they signed their letters of intent, May 9. Clarkston Athletic Director Jeff Kosin addressed the athletes, their teammates, along with friends and family saying the signings are his favorite days. Chelsea Alarie, dance, Wayne […]

Districts this week

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Kickers head into the post-season this week and are ready for what comes their way. “The girls have busted a gut,” said Clarkston Girls Varsity Soccer Head Coach Damian Huffer. “I have been really pleased with their effort. They have worked really hard. The chemistry has been […]

‘Dawgs dominate at Classic

The Clarkston Riverdawgs 10U became champions of the Mavs May Classic after five games battling through the brackets in Sylvania, Ohio, May 5-6. The Dawgs’ pitching was dominant collecting four wins led by Cole Duhaime in two games and Ethan Kern and Brody Denver in one game each. Colton Williams collected three saves with Beau […]