Energy propels to trophy

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The energy was high as Clarkston hitters danced near their home dugout to a Pitbull song on Saturday afternoon. The energy carried over into two games as the Clarkston Varsity Softball team claimed their back-to-back district championship. The girls opened with a 2-1 win over Oxford in […]

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 […]

Victory at tournament

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Clarkston kept opponents to two runs during a tournament in Alpena as the number one ranked team in the state topped three rivals on Saturday. The Clarkston Girls Softball team opened the tournament with a 15-0 victory over Garden City before topping host Alpena, 10-0. Imlay City […]

Stars of tournament

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Hitters continued to show their skills on the diamond as they put away more teams last week and gave their head coach, Don Peters, his 900th win. The Clarkston Softball Varsity team opened the week with two shutouts against Troy Athens on May 1. “We were slow […]

Undefeated on the diamond

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Hitters remained undefeated as they struck down Lake Orion and North Farmington in double headers last week. “It was exciting,” said Clarkston Varsity Softball Head Coach Don Peters. “The girls continue to play hard and stay focused. They made some great plays defensively against both Lake Orion […]

Queens on the diamond

BY JACK KUCZMANSKI Clarkston News Student Writer The only thing hotter than the outside temperature this past Saturday afternoon were the bats of the Clarkston Varsity Softball team. After a full day of fast paced, high octane regional softball action, the Lady Wolves hoisted another trophy as they were crowned as MHSAA Regional Champions. Their […]

District dominance over Mott, Oxford

  BY JACK KUCZMANSKI Clarkston News Student Writer The Clarkston Softball team entered hostile Dragon territory this past Saturday, and after two dominant pitching and hitting performances they emerged as MHSAA District Champions. The girls began their championship campaign at noon against the Corsairs of Waterford Mott, and within a minute it was clear the […]

Hits drive way to wins for Lady Wolves

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Hard hitting and tough defense toppled two OAA Red teams for the Clarkston Varsity Softball team last week. “They got the job done,” said Don Peters, head coach of the Lady Wolves. “They were all business. It’s four more league wins – that’s always good.” The Lady […]