Athlete of the Week

Jake Rush marked the swim team’s last home meet as a day of victory. During the meet against Berkley, he swam the 100 yard backstroke event in 56.61 seconds. He shaved four seconds off of his time and set the pool record. Rush said he felt very good about his accomplishment. ‘It was surprising. But […]

Toughened up

Grapplers tied for second place in the OAA I league meet at Lake Orion High School on Saturday. Clarkston, Lake Orion, and Rochester Adams entered the tournament in a three-way tie, each with 7-1 league records. Lake Orion’s grapplers came in first, earning 221 points. Clarkston and Rochester Adams tied for second place with 142 […]

Johnston keeps Lady Wolves in the game

Lady Cagers back-to-back games at the end of the week left them split, and brought their overall record to 11-7. The ladies won their Saturday game against Kettering, 37-24. The team found their lead at the end of the first quarter and built from there. Team Captain Julie Porter shot a field goal with a […]

Racing for the state finals

The weather started to cooperate for the ski teams last week and brought them fresh snow for their two days of races. The girls Varsity team took second place with 72.5 points earned from the slalom and giant slalom. Boys Varsity team took sixth place with a total of 203 points from both races. The […]

Kicker Kupe ready for future

Oliver Kupe smiled as he signed his letter of intent to attend and play soccer for Northwestern last Wednesday. Wednesday was national signing day for many high school seniors. It marked the first day they could sign their letters of intent to which college they will be attending in the fall. ‘I felt very excited,? […]

Pokley leads cagers over S-field

A 29-point, fourth quarter surge by Clarkston’s varsity cagers, helped the Wolves improve their record to 11-2. Last Friday, Clarkston traveled to Southfield, topping the home team, 78-61. ‘Anytime you win on an away court, it’s a good win,? longtime Wolves coach Dan Fife said. ‘Southfield is a good ball team. We played very well. […]

Athlete of the Week

Zak Martens, who joined Clarkston Wrestling Club last year when one of his friends joined, took second place in Clarkston’s MYWAY tournament. In the tournament, he lost his first match of the day to the eventual champion of the 46/49 pound 7-8 year-old weight class. Not letting the defeat bring him down, he continued. He […]

Racers victorious

The varsity girls ski team took first place at the Traverse City Invitational on Jan. 29. The lady Wolves scored a total of 30 points in the giant slalom. Hannah Wolf finished first (:53.75). Maddy Dunn took second place (:54.56). Also placing were Analicia Honkamen in eighth (:57.61), Erica Halsey in 19th (:59.67) and Katelyn […]

Keeping up the pressure

The first time Clarkston’s Lady Cagers played the Lakers from West Bloomfield, they lost, 48-37. The Wolves faced them for a second time. This time they were ready and won, 50-26, bringing them to a 9-6 record. ‘It was a great team win,? said coach Tim Wasilk. ‘We came together for the shots tonight, which […]

Showdown on the mat

It was the battle of the titans, this past Sarurday as the five top squads from both Oakland and Macomb Counties met on the mat. Clarkston hosted the county dual meet between Clarkston, Lake Orion, Oxford, Novi Detroit Catholic Central, Holly, Romeo, Richmond, Chippewa Valley, Anchor Bay, and Utica Henry Ford. Each Oakland school had […]