Season ends in quarterfinals

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The season came to a heartbreaking end as the Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball lost their game to Saginaw Heritage in the quarterfinals, 70-25, on March 13. “Losing anything, by one, by however many is going to be painful because that’s the end of your season,” said Christine […]

Cagers rule home turf for district championship

Cagers rule home turf for district championship

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves proudly held up their trophy after claiming their first district championship since 2013 as the Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball team defeated Holly, 34-9. “It’s a great thing for Clarkston,” said Christine Rogers, head coach. “We have a quality bunch of kids. They have worked hard […]

Wins precede post season playoffs

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston New Sports Writer Cagers are ready to defend their home as Clarkston hosts MHSAA Girls Basketball District No. 13 playoffs this week. The Wolves open playoffs against Brandon in the semifinal round on Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. “I have seen them all,” said Christine Rogers, head coach, about all the teams […]

Basketball blowout over foes

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The game was close the first time Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball faced crosstown foes Lake Orion with one free throw point deciding the win. Last week it was a different story as the Wolves closed the game with a 51-19 win. “We played really well,” said Christine […]

Lessons learned from losses

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves are looking forward to this week after two losses and a snow day. “We are ready to rebound from our losses and have a big win,” said Clarkston Girls Varsity Head Coach Christine Rogers. The Wolves lost to Macomb Dakota on Feb. 6, 51-41. “It […]

Wolfpack Update for February 7, 2018

Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball went 1-1 last week against OAA Red foes. They opened the week against Lake Orion with a 55-54 win, Jan. 30. Freshman Kaelyn Kaul shot the winning free throw. Seniors Kayla Luchenbach and Molly Nicholson led the team with 16 points each. Sophomore Taylor Heaton scored 11 points. The Wolves lost […]

Strong showing for Chad Tough

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves fought through Stoney Creek’s pressure to post a 40-20 win last Friday during Chad Tough night. “Stoney Creek is a scrappy team,” said Christine Rogers, head coach for Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball. “It was a good game for us to hold our composure, work on […]

Come-from-behind win over Bloomfield Hills

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves climbed out of a 9-point deficit against Bloomfield Hills last Thursday to win their OAA Red game, 43-39. “It was a good win,” said Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball Head Coach Christine Rogers. “We battled back.” Bloomfield Hills opened the game with the first basket and […]

Victory keeps record clean in OAA Red

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball players were victorious in their OAA Red battle at North Farmington with a 42-32 win, Jan. 9. “We really turned the corner when it comes to being confident and calm on offense,” said Christine Rogers, head coach. “We are running our offense, we […]

Cagers steps up to Warriors

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer There was a moment of pause in the Clarkston High School gym last Friday as senior Maddie Beck’s three point attempt traveled through the air with 1:52 left on the clock. The Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball team had a 1-point lead on visitors Southfield Arts & Technology […]