Athletes of The Week: Successful season for softball

The Clarkston Varsity Softball team finished the season in the Elite Eight, ranked first in the state in Division 1 and only lost three of their 42 games. “It’s amazing,” said Don Peters, head coach. “We played tough competition and tough games. More than not, came out on top. We grew as a team. Our […]

Athletes of The Week: Tourney win for ‘Dawgs

The Clarkston Riverdawgs 12U team won the South Farmington Blues Invitational the weekend of June 16 and 17. The tournament was a USSSA (United States Speciality Sports Association) World Series Qualifier and the Riverdawgs beat the host team, South Farmington Blues, in an tense back and forth game which ended 10-7. The Riverdawgs head to […]

Athletes of the Week: Senior athletes

Kayla Luchenbach and Foster Loyer were named Senior Athletes before graduating from Clarkston High School. Both have left their mark on the basketball programs. Luchenbach joined the Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball team in her freshman year. Throughout the four years she hit many achievements, one was hitting her 1,000-point milestone during the Chad Tough charity […]

Athletes of The Week: Successful season

This spring began as the comeback season for the Clarkston Girls Varsity Lacrosse team and they proved it by having a winning season and making it to the regional finals for the second time for the program. The Wolves ended the season with a 16-12 loss to Hartland in the MHSAA Division 1 regional finals […]

Athletes of The Week: Freshman top county

The girls took over Milford as they walked away with first place at the Ninth Grade Oakland County Championships at Milford High School, May 26. The track and field team finished with 68 points. The Wolves had two teams take first place in the relay events. The team of Callie Dickens, Sam Aris, Mattie Drennan […]

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 […]

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 […]

Athletes of the Week: Lasting Legacy

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Chloe Giethbrock, Jersey Loyer and Jessica Petker are heading to the 2018 USA Volleyball Girls’ Junior National Championships after qualifying with their Legacy 12-Elite team during the bid tournament, May 5-6. “I was amazed,” Petker smiled. “I was really excited,” Loyer added. “I was on the same […]

Athletes of The Week: ‘Dawgs finish strong

For the third consecutive year, Clarkston Riverdawgs 10U made it to the championship game during the annual Clarkston Classic, April 27-29. The game against Zappen was tied going into the fourth inning, 3-3, when the Dawgs fell short on offense with the tying run at the plate in the sixth. Despite the loss, the Dawgs’ […]

Athletes of The Week: Winning a bid

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Sashabaw Middle School seventh graders Paige Geightbrock and Kaitlyn Hoffman are going to compete in the USA Volleyball Girls’ Junior National Championships in Detroit this summer. The two earned a bid with their Legacy Volleyball 13 Elite team during the Minnesota Northern Lights Qualifier, April 20-22. The […]

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