Wolfpack Update

The Lady Wolves opened their league play with two wins over their foes Troy Athens, 3-0, and Troy, 3-1, last week. The Clarkston Varsity Volleyball team defeated Troy in the first two games 25-20 and 25-21 of the OAA Red game last Thursday. The Colts won the third game 25-18 but couldn’t take the fourth […]

Fluegel kicks off comeback in win

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Within a span of seven minutes, Bloomfield Hills had scored two touchdowns to take the lead in last Friday’s football game. Clarkston’s gridiron heroes needed a spark in their 34-20 win, and it came in the form of senior Michael Fluegel and his 53-yard run into the […]

Athlete of the Week: Regional bound

Georgia Bosart heads Ohio this Saturday to compete in the Drive, Chip, and Putt Championship. The Clarkston resident will visit the Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio where she will compete against seven others in the Girls 10-11 division. The winner of the event continues on to the national finals held during the 2018 […]

Season-best runs lead to first-place finish

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The course and weather were perfect as the Lady Wolves won the Algonac Muskrat Classic taking the first place with 32 points out of 12 teams on Saturday. Rochester Adams and Berkley tied for second with 76 points each. “It was refreshing,” said Kevin Breen, head coach […]

Teams hit wins during week

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Spikers headed into their first week in league play with experience under their belt. The Clarkston Varsity Volleyball team went 7-1 last week after going undefeated in a quad and making it to the semifinals at the Novi tournament on Saturday. “We had a good day,” said […]

Victory at home opener

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The gridiron heroes finished their traditional post-game dance celebration before turning their attention to Conor Donahue. All of the players burst into singing Happy Birthday to Donahue, who finished the night of his birthday helping the Wolves to a 17-7 victory over Southfield Arts & Technology . […]

Athletes of The Week: Season starts aces

The Clarkston Freshman Volleyball team finished their first tournament in second place at Lake Orion, Aug. 26. They finished their pool play with a 5-1 record before going into quarterfinals against Troy and beating the Lady Colts in three games. They also defeated Saline in three games during the semifinals. They lost to Bedford in […]

Shut out in home opener

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Sophomore Ethan Wise was 30 yards away from the goal when teammate junior Patrick Farrell passed the ball to him. Wise took the long shot, burying it into Lapeer’s net less than three minutes into the Clarkston Boys Varsity Soccer home opener win last Thursday, 3-0. “We […]

Top of the green in fall

  The Lady Wolves topped the competition at the Troy Invitational at Twin Lakes on Aug. 24 by taking first place out of 15 schools. “We are off to a great start,” said Clarkston Varsity Girls Golf Coach Lezlie Hallman. The team scored a total of 323 for the meet. Claudia Sampson led the team […]

Big win at Big House

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Clarkston’s gridiron heroes celebrated on the sidelines at University of Michigan as the clock counted down. For the second year, the Wolves were victorious in the Battle at the Big House, with a 42-7 win over Lapeer. “We played pretty well all the way around,” said Kurt […]