A Look Back for October 3, 2018

From The Clarkston News archives 15 years ago – 2003 “Neighbors want to squash new garden” Two weeks after an official dedication ceremony of the new community service garden, neighbors on Pine Knob Road spoke out saying they didn’t feel safe with people convicted of misdemeanors working in the garden near their homes. “Residents enjoy […]

Wolfpack Update for October 3, 2018

The Clarkston Girls Varsity Golf team finished in sixth place at the NextTee Girls Golf Invite at Meadowbrook Country Club, Sept. 24. They scored 347 for the finish among 15 teams. Ashley Liles tied for 11th place with a par of 80. Lauren Hartline and Payton Greenlee both hit 86 to tie for 19th place. […]

Runners hang together for win at OAA meet

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Clarkston runners continue to dominate the league as they finished in first place in the second OAA Red Jamboree at Lake Orion, Sept. 25. The Clarkston Girls Cross Country varsity runners finished in first place with 29 points and the boys won their race with 42 points. […]

Homecoming upcoming

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves are using this week to prepare for their next opponent as they host Oxford for Homecoming this Friday. “We are going to have to play our best game of the year to beat Oxford,” said Kurt Richardson, long-time head coach for Clarkston Varsity Football. “They […]

Wendi’s Word: Hopes for happy retirements

Within the last month, we have seen a few Clarkston legends retire as Voice of the Wolves Dale Ryan and long-time head coach for Clarkston Boys Varsity Basketball Dan Fife stepped down for more time with family, especially the grandkids. Both will truly be missed. Listening to Ryan at home football and basketball games was […]

A Look Back for September 26, 2018

From The Clarkston News archives 15 years ago – 2003 “Crowds pack crafts festival” Depot Park in downtown Clarkston was overflowing with people during the Crafts and Cider Festival, sponsored by the Clarkston Community Historical Society. “Clarkston News begins 75th year” With the September 24, 2003 edition, The Clarkston News began its 75th years serving […]

Victory in OAA Red

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The energy was high in the Clarkston High School gym as the Wolves and Bloomfield Hills volleyball teams battled for points in the fourth match. The Clarkston Varsity Volleyball team pulled ahead to win the match, 25-22, and win the OAA Red game, 3-1. Kelly Pinner, head […]

Athlete of The Week: A step above

Senior Tristan Mattson is making an impact every Friday night with his kicking game. Mattson went 3-for-3 on PATs and scored on three field goals during the Clarkston Varsity Football’s 30-21 win over Southfield Arts & Technology on Friday. He scored on a 42-yard field goal in the second quarter and scored on a 46-yard […]

Coach calls for defense focus

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The scoreboard at the end of the night at Southfield Arts & Technology lit up with the Wolves’ fifth consecutive win of the season last Friday, 30-21. What the score didn’t reflect was what long-time Clarkston Varsity Football Head Coach Kurt Richardson saw on the field. “We […]

Top finishes in Jackson, Old Skool Classic

The Clarkston Boys Cross Country team finished the Jackson Invitational in first place on Saturday. The boys scored 74 points out of 26 teams to take the top spot. Junior Brendan Favazza led the pack, finishing in second place at 15:26.1. Senior Shawn Slater finished in sixth place at 15:42.7 as junior Nathan Sesti finished […]