RUSH awarded for Quality

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Staff Writer It was another solid meet for Team RUSH 27 as they competed in the FIRST in Michigan District at East Kentwood, March 28-30. The Clarkston High School Robotics team finished the match in the semifinals. Team RUSH 27 finished with a record of 9-7-1. They also finished […]

A Look Back for April 3, 2019

From The Clarkston News archives 15 years ago – 2004 “Kid Rock, Palace donate $60,000 to finish spraypark” After a year of fundraising and generous community support, the Spraypark and Clintonwood met its goal thanks to a $60,000 donation from Kid Rock and officials from Palace Sports and Entertainment. “Human bones found in Springfield” It […]

Season opening success

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Kickers opened the season with their first win in a 2-0 shutout at Waterford Kettering High School, March 22. “I was happy,” said Damian Huffer, head coach for the Clarkston Girls Varsity Soccer team. “The conditions played a big part. There were a few areas of improvement […]

Athlete of the Week: Luther on dream team

Clarkston High School senior Josh Luther was selected for the 2018 Football Academic All-State Dream Team. Athletes are chosen for the dream team by the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association. It is an elite group of 28 scholar athletes nominated by their head coach and picked based upon grade point average and ACT/SAT score. […]

Close win for Wolves

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves scored two goals in the last minute of their game at Grosse Pointe North on March 26. The goals boosted the Clarkston Boys Varsity Lacrosse team to their first win with a 10-9 score over their hosts. “It was good,” said Brian Kaminskas, head coach. […]

A Look Back for March 27, 2019

From The Clarkston News archives 15 years ago – 2004 “Happy Birthday!” North Sashabaw Elementary students and staff celebrated the 100th birthday of Dr. Seuss complete with cake and the infamous white and red hat worn by the Cat in the Hat. “Clarkston hoops team returns to quarterfinals” Clarkston Boys Varsity Basketball defeated Chippewa Valley […]

Athletes of the Week: Elite Eight for Everest

The Clarkston Everest Collegiate Girls Varsity Basketball team made its mark as the team finished in the Elite Eight of the MHSAA Division 4 Girls Basketball playoffs. “They had an incredible late season run in the state tournament,” said Erin Van Wagoner, head coach. The Mountaineers defeated three teams to secure the program’s third district […]

Lacrosse loss

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Clarkston Boys Varsity Lacrosse team is looking for a boost after losing its season-opening game to Okemos on Saturday, 12-9. “It was a good test for us,” said Brian Kaminskas, head coach, as the boys look ahead to the rest of the season. “We worked out […]

Clarkston grad brings Hollywood dreams to life

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Staff Writer Actress Julianne Moore is on the silver screen as a free-spirited divorcee in Gloria Bell, with a nationwide release of March 22. Clarkston native Shea Kammer was on set through the filming. Kammer, a 1993 Clarkston High School graduate, was line producer on the film. “I am […]

Team RUSH rockets to success

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Staff Writer Team RUSH 27 finished in third place during their competition in the Rocket City Regional in Huntsville, Ala., during the weekend. The Clarkston High School Robotics team ranked sixth with a 10-5-0 record and won the Industrial Design Award sponsored by General Motors. “I couldn’t be more […]