Lacrossers finish stellar season in close loss

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves gave Hartland a fight in the MHSAA Division 1 Girls Lacrosse Regional finals at Lake Orion last Friday as they finished the season with a 16-12 loss. Hartland opened the battle with the first two goals for the night. Seniors Claire Austin and Melanie Alnaraie […]

Showdown at regionals

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves are heading into the MHSAA Girls Lacrosse Regional Semifinals on Wednesday after beating Midland for the second time this season, 16-13. “We had played them the Friday before and beat them by two. I was hopeful we would do it again,” said Clarkston Girls Varsity […]

Athletes of The Week: Onwards to the future

Before taking their last walk as students in Clarkston Community Schools, ten seniors marked the beginning of their next chapter as they signed their letters of intent, May 9. Clarkston Athletic Director Jeff Kosin addressed the athletes, their teammates, along with friends and family saying the signings are his favorite days. Chelsea Alarie, dance, Wayne […]

Districts this week

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Kickers head into the post-season this week and are ready for what comes their way. “The girls have busted a gut,” said Clarkston Girls Varsity Soccer Head Coach Damian Huffer. “I have been really pleased with their effort. They have worked really hard. The chemistry has been […]

‘Dawgs dominate at Classic

The Clarkston Riverdawgs 10U became champions of the Mavs May Classic after five games battling through the brackets in Sylvania, Ohio, May 5-6. The Dawgs’ pitching was dominant collecting four wins led by Cole Duhaime in two games and Ethan Kern and Brody Denver in one game each. Colton Williams collected three saves with Beau […]

Wolfpack Update for May 30, 2018

The Wolves topped two tournaments last week. The Clarkston Boys Varsity Golf team finished first in the Nightmare Invite at Nightmare Golf Course in West Branch scoring 288 last Thursday. All six took places in the top ten. Harry Bowman led the team with a first place with a 67. Noah Bridgeman finished in second […]

32-1 Wolves head into last week before districts

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer It was a tough night at Oxford but Clarkston hitters succeeded in walking away with the OAA Red Championship, last Thursday. “Oxford was a war which we expected,” said Clarkston Varsity Softball Head Coach Don Peters. “They are a really good team and we will see. We […]

Athletes of The Week: Shining over the county

The Clarkston Boys Varsity Golf team finished last week as Oakland County champions during the county tournament, May 16. They finished with a score of 297 and was the only team in the meet to hit under 300 at Pontiac Country Club. The Wolves finished with two in the top ten. Junior Patrick Deardorff finished […]

Lacrosse locked in regionals

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves opened this week against cross town rivals, Lake Orion, in the MHSAA Boys Lacrosse Regional Semifinals on Tuesday. “We are doing nice things,” said head coach Brian Kaminskas before the game. “We had a nice practice on Sunday. The guys have some confidence in them, […]

Racers sprint for county championships

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves qualified in six events for the MHSAA Track and Field State Finals in June. Junior Shawn Slater and Sophomore Nathan Sesti will represent the Clarkston Boys Track and Field team as they compete in the 1,600-meter run. The girls qualified in the 1,600-meter relay and […]