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 […]

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 […]

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 […]