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 […]

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, […]

Wolfpack Update for September 12, 2018

Overall the Clarkston Varsity Volleyball team had a successful week. They hosted a Quad on Wednesday against Flushing, North Branch, and Oxford. In their first match against North Branch, they came out strong and won, 25-13. The next match in the set they lost, however they stayed with North Branch the whole game. The tiebreaker […]

First-place Jamboree finishes for Girls, Boys Varsity

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Runners ruled their first OAA Red Jamboree as both the Clarkston Girls and Boys Varsity teams finished first in their races last Thursday. “We did a pretty nice job,” said Larry Adams, coach for the boys team. “They ran well for their first real competitive 5K race. […]

Wolves’ post victory in rematch

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Lakers stepped onto Clarkston’s field last Friday ready for a rematch. The last time they faced the Wolves was for the 2017 state championship, which they lost, 3-2. Clarkston prevailed again as they defended their home with a 28-25 win. “What a great high school football […]

Athletes of the Week: First place finish

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves ruled the links as they topped a field of 16 teams during their most recent tournament. The Clarkston Girls Varsity team finished in first place at Lady Falcon Invite at Stoney Creek Metropark, Aug. 27 with a 332 score. “We did really well,” said Lezlie […]

Wolfpack Update: Tennis, swim highlights

The Clarkston Boys Varsity Tennis team defeated Lake Orion on Aug. 29, 9-0. All doubles teams and singles were victorious during their match ups. The ninth point came from Joey Chrenka and Collin Horst on the Doubles No. 5 court. They won the first set 6-4, then lost the second set, 7-6. They won the […]