Cubs overpower Clarkston defense in 17-3 loss

University of Detroit-Jesuit blocked Clarkston from lacrosse finals for a second year. The Cubs made 35 shots on Clarkston’s goal, beating the Wolves, 17-3. ‘There’s a reason these guys did what they did with the Catholic league and in the Midwest,? said Clarkston coach Brian Kaminskas. ‘They’re playing at a different level. They’re playing at […]

Four runners take all-state

The girls track team came back with four individuals named all-state after the state final this past weekend. They took 11th place as a team during their state meet in Rockford. ‘It shows we’re a very versatile team. They had a good performance overall,? said girls varsity track coach John Yorke. ‘I was very proud […]

Shooting for new equipment

Sixty-four students participated in the 3-on-3 basketball tournament Friday at Clarkston Junior High School. The tournament was held to raise money for a new treadmill in the physical education department. Students from Jon Paddock’s leadership class planned the tournament. ‘The physical education teachers came and asked for assistance to raise money. The class put together […]

Players make top eight in the state

The girls varsity tennis team placed in the top eight teams at the state final in Midland. The girls have placed in the top eight teams for the last four years. This year 21 teams competed at the finals last Friday and Saturday. Clarkston took eighth place after scoring ten points. Grosse Point South, Ann […]

Athlete of the Week

Determination and hustle are two words that come to mind for Angie Balis when describing her son, John Williams. Williams received an All-Conference Award from the Central Collegiate Lacrosse Association for his performance on the lacrosse field. ‘I felt honored,? said Williams on winning the award. He just finished his junior year at Michigan State […]

Lacrossers break tie to advance in regionals

Four extra minutes were put on the scoreboard for overtime in the first round of regional playoffs. But the Wolves only needed two to break the tie with Huron Valley Lakeland and win the game, 6-5. Jon Avery scored the winning goal with an assist from Adam Zak. ‘It was just exciting because it was […]

League champs

The boys golf team secured their place at regionals and became league champions last week. They scored 317 to take fifth place out of the 13 teams that competed in their division meet last Thursday. ‘We didn’t have our best day,? said Clarkston coach Mark Wiegand, ‘but they did enough to qualify.? Jordan Roth and […]

Season ends for girls lacrosse

Clarkston girls lacrosse fell in the first round of regionals, 17-4 against Grand Blanc. ‘This was a difficult game,? said coach Renee Turner. ‘It was very physical and the girls had to really hold back. I think they did a good job. ‘Our goal tonight was to play to the best of their ability to […]

Softballers set for districts

Coach Don Peters received the call on Thursday morning. The girls varsity softball team were named league champions and tied for first place with Troy and Farmington. Also, the team added one more game before they go into their district playoffs on Saturday. They will play at Hartland High School next Wednesday in a double-header […]

Seniors earn honors

More than 100 Clarkston High School graduating seniors were honored May 15, at the school’s Senior Honors Assembly. Students received Special Spotlight awards, and were also awarded 134 school, community, state, and federal scholarships totalling about $5 million Drew Fries earned the Principal’s Award for overall student citizenship. Joshue Bohland earned Outstanding Male Senior award. […]