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 […]

Salo helps team sail past Mott in shutout

Chris Salo led the way last Saturday afternoon, scoring four goals to help beat Mott, 5-0. ‘It was a good game for us,? said coach Bryan Krygier. The Wolves pulled out all the stops going against the Corsairs, with a strong offense and defense and more shots on goal. The first goal came with three […]

Senior Night win

After two weeks, the boys swim team came back to make a powerful splash. Tuesday marked a special night for them. They beat Berkley, 121-65, bringing their record 5-1. The team had the day off from school, from classes being cancelled. Coach Kenwyn Chock thought it helped the team for the win. ‘It made team […]

A new cold war?

Lake Orion had something to prove when they went up against Clarkston Saturday. They proved their hockey prowess to their crosstown rivals in the first period. Less than four minutes into the game, Corbin Rainey made the first goal on a power play. Blaine Horn assisted Rainey on the point. Lake Orion’s next goal came […]

Athletes of the Week

The Varsity Pom Pon team danced their way into first place at the 17th Annual Palace Classic Championship Jan. 5. Their win allowed them to perform during halftime at the Detroit Pistons versus Celtics basketball game after the competition. ‘The girls and I were very excited!? said Coach Emily Jackson. The team has a long […]

Building up defense

The Lady Wolves were down 16 points at the beginning of their second half against Pontiac Northern, but they cut it down to four with four minutes left in the game. The drive didn’t last, though, and they lost 59-44. ‘We did some good things,? said Coach Tim Wasilk about Thursday’s game. ‘Pontiac Northern split […]

Lessons learned

Cagers won both of their games against Adams and Pontiac Central last week. Following a week where they had one win, and two losses, the team came back ready to show opponents the fiery of Wolves. In their game against Adams, they won 60-50. ‘We lost two straight, two tough losses.? said Coach Dan Fife. […]

Stars shine

he Junior Olympic Competitive Gymnastics team came home from their last competition with trophies and smiles. The gymnastics team from Stars & Stripes Gymnastics Academy in Clarkston participate in 10 competitions a year. Their last competition took them to Covington, Ky., for the U.S. Coaches? Spectacular, Jan. 18-20. The team came home with two first […]