A Look Back for September 14, 2022

From The Clarkston News archives 25 years ago – 1997 Design work begins on school project: About 50 people gathered at a special public forum at Clarkston Elementary to share input on what features Clarkston’s new elementary and renovations to the existing schools should include. Bear-ied: After playing like it was in quicksand the week […]

Clarkston downs Rochester Adams on gridiron

By Wendi Reardon Price Clarkston News Sports Writer Rochester Hills — As seconds counted down at Rochester Adams High School, there were lots of big hugs and smiling faces as the Wolves took down Adams for their first OAA Red League win last Friday, 45-35, in a thrilling contest. “We talked a lot about family […]

Wolves rule the water

Clarkston Girls Swim and Dive opened their season with a 134-23 win over Ferndale last Thursday at home. For the individual events, in the 50-yard freestyle, Rylee Harris finished in first place in the time of 25.78; Lilly Kurmaniak, second, 26.45; Caitlin McGivern, third, 28.53; 100-yard butterfly, Ella Johnson, first, 1:08.84; McGivern, second, 1:14.13; Brown,third,1:33.50; […]

Wolves outscore neighboring foes Oxford, Lake Orion

By Wendi Reardon Price Clarkston News Sports Writer Oxford — Clarkston Boys Varsity Soccer dominated at Wildcat Stadium with a 7-2 win last Thursday. “They played well,” said Ian Jones, head coach. “They were missing quite a lot of their starters so it was a bit uneven with the talent we have. It was a […]

Nowik, Brigham lead Wolves in first meet of season

Clarkston Cross Country teams opened the season at the Milford Invitational at Kensington Metropark, Sept. 1. The boys finished in second place out of 18 teams with 110 points. Junior Bryce Nowik led the Wolves with a second place finish out of a field of 362 runners, finishing in the time of 16:51.32. The top […]

Mountaineers face highs, lows during week’s action

Clarkston Everest Collegiate Girls Cross Country finished in fifth place in the first Catholic High School League Cardinal Division Jamboree, Sept. 7. Sophomore Erica Walker led the Mountaineers, finishing in eighth place in the time of 22:29.7. The top five also included senior Stephanie Suran in 22nd place in the time of 24:59.7; sophomore Maria […]

Wolves top Southfield in first win

By Wendi Reardon Price Clarkston News Sports Writer Independence Township — Senior Ethan Clark sprayed water on new Clarkston Varsity Football Head Coach Justin Pintar after the Wolves’ 62-56 win over Southfield Arts & Technology last Thursday, Sept. 1. “It was a battle,” said Pintar. “Both teams competed. I thought that was as good as […]

Field hockey scores four goals for first victory

By Wendi Reardon Price Clarkston News Sports Writer West Bloomfield — As Clarkston Varsity Field Hockey team was celebrating the end of the game and their first win of the season a rainbow appeared over the field at the Lakers’ stadium on Monday, Aug. 29. “It was pretty exciting,” said Cary Exline, head coach about […]

A Look Back for September 7, 2022

From The Clarkston News archives 25 years ago – 1997 School project to be 2-phased: Representatives of the Clarkston Community Schools’ architect and construction manager appeared at the regular school board meeting and received an agreement from the board the upcoming Phase III building project should be accomplished in two phases. Kids care: Students in […]

Kickers shut out teams in Lapeer

By Wendi Reardon Price Clarkston News Sports Writer Clarkston Boys Varsity Soccer opened their OAA Red league play with a 3-3 tie against Troy Athens, Aug. 30. “We played really well,” said Ian Jones, head coach. “The second half we controlled it. I was more than happy. Further in the season we are going to […]