Plans for the future

Alyssa Vela and Jaclyn Otto have decided to attend college close to home. Last Thursday, they signed their letters of intent. Vela will be joining the swim team at Oakland University and Otto will play basketball for the Warriors of Rochester college. Vela is the first swimmer from Clarkston to receive a scholarship. ‘I am […]

Attackers lead way to first win

Andrew Schram and Weston Gleiss led the lacrosse varsity team to their first win last Tuesday. Schram scored five goals and Gleiss had two in the April 8 game against North Farmington. The Wolves won, 10-3. ‘We didn’t have Jon Avery tonight, who is one of our starting attackers, he was sick so we told […]

Church bandit busted

Police in Clarkston said a man arrested in the city last week confessed to a March 31 break-in at Clarkston United Methodist Church. According to Police Chief Dale LaCroix, interviews with Bryan Mattson, 18, led to the recovery of about $2,000 in goods stolen from the church. LaCroix said Mattson also admitted responsibility for two […]

Athlete of the Week

Andrew Schram had a goal in mind when he went into Tuesday’s first home game against North Farmington. ‘I was thinking ‘we need a win,?? said Schram. ‘I went out and wanted to play really hard.? Wolves lacrosse team won the game, 10-3. Schram helped his team by scoring five goals and assisting on two […]

Tough tennis at tournament

After competing against eight schools, the girls from Clarkston took first place at the Holly-Powers Invitational. The Lady Wolves varsity tennis team scored 22 points during the Saturday invitational. ‘The girls played tough tennis and stayed focused,? said coach Craig Judd. The rainy weather took the invitational inside the Genesys Athletic Club where Clarkston competed […]

Tied in knots

The first win of the season is proving elusive for Girls Varsity Soccer. The team held Birmingham Groves and Seaholm to zero goals, but they fought just as hard to keep Clarkston from scoring, ending both nights with tied games, 0-0. ‘I was expecting a competitive game,? said coach Sarah Wasilk about their game against […]

Tee time

Golfers took to the fairway to battle the wind and Rochester Falcons The Wolves beat Rochester, 159-173. ‘They did well,? said varsity coach Mark Wiegand. ‘The wind and rain didn’t help during the match, but it didn’t seem to effect Matt Fuller, who golfed three under par for 34. That is good in those conditions.? […]

Batter up!

With the arrival of spring, baseball players were able to take to the field and play their first games of the season. The Wolves went against three teams last week and won all three, for a 3-0 record. ‘Our kids have been playing really well,? said coach Phil Price. ‘Since tryouts, they have had a […]

Split ends for softballers

Softballers split their week with a win over Grand Blanc and a loss to Farmington. They hosted both schools in the double header games. Against Grand Blanc, Taylor Hasselbach and Shantel Uballe had two RBIs and Bailee Braunreuther had one RBI in the first game. Kara Wandrie had three RBIs in the second game. The […]

Injuries don’t sideline team

Injuries kept five girls from playing against Farmington High School. But that didn’t bring the rest of the Clarkston’s girls varsity soccer team from scoring two goals and staying in the game, finishing with a tie. ‘I think they knew their backs were against the wall a little bit with us having so many players […]