Battle against Highlanders ends in win in the OAA Red

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves held up their helmets in victory as they remained undefeated last Friday with a 30-8 win over Rochester Adams. “This is a big win,” Kurt Richardson, long-time head coach for Clarkston Varsity Football, told the boys after the game. “It was a pretty good effort […]

Athletes of The Week: Riding past districts

The Clarkston Equestrian Team finished three district championship meets as Reserve District Champions in the Michigan Interscholastic Horsemanship Association. They finished in second place by just a handful of points behind Oxford, the 2017 state champions. Clarkston also received the Spirit Award. Next for the riders is the regional meet at the Ingham County fairgrounds, […]

Wolfpack Update: Cross Country and Girls Golf

The Clarkston Cross Country teams dominated their races again as the boys and girls teams both took first place at the Autumn Classic on Saturday. The boys team finished in first place out of 22 teams at the event with 70 points. Junior Brendan Favazza finished in first place out of over 400 runners as […]

Wolves top league foe for first season win

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Kickers posted their first win in the OAA Red over North Farmington on Sept. 12, 2-1. “It was good,” said Clarkston Boys Varsity Soccer Head Coach Ian Jones, adding they have been close. “But we haven’t really had the bounce of the ball or control of the […]

Swim team give opponents battle in water

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves lost two close meets against Marian and Farmington Hills Harrison last week. “It’s been busy but good,” Amber Miller, head coach for Clarkston Girls Swim and Dive, said about the week and the first six teams the girls have faced. “The story of our season […]

Coach Fife says farewell for more family time

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Dan Fife hung up his whistle after 36 seasons as head coach of Clarkston Boys Varsity Basketball as he announced his retirement last week. “I talked to my team today – my second family,” Fife shared on Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 11, adding the 2017-2018 season was it […]

A Look Back for September 12, 2018

From The Clarkston News archives 15 years ago – 2003 “Judge dismisses Miller lawsuit” Oakland County Circuit Judge John J. McDonald dismissed Tony Miller’s lawsuit against Clarkston Schools Superintendent Al Roberts, but Miller’s attorney said the fight wasn’t over. “Emergency plane landing in Clarkston” A 64-year-old Clinton Township man piloting a 1946 Aeronica two-seater was […]

Big win for Wolves

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Under the bright lights at Troy High School, Wolves senior Dominic Maniscalchi, junior Jeff Barnett and sophomore Kidus Johnson celebrated with their teammates with a post-game dance for a 47-7 win over the Colts. “It was a nice win,” said Kurt Richardson, head coach. “Our kids played […]

Athletes of The Week: Success on the court

Returning Clarkston Boys Varsity Tennis players Luke Baylis, Jacob Burkett, Frank Piana and Noah Fasczewski continue to give their opponents tough competition. Within the first four weeks of the fall season, the four Singles players have combined a total record of 69-3 after the Ann Arbor Invite on Sept. 8. Baylis, a junior, is currently […]

Mountaineers Update for September 12, 2018

The Everest Collegiate Varsity Volleyball team wrapped up their third week of competition with two more wins bringing them to 7-1. They beat Auburn Hills Oakland Christian in two sets 26-24, 25-20 during a tri-match at Oakland Christian on Sept. 6. They also swept Parkway Christian in two sets, 25-21 and 25-14. For the night, […]