Multiple victories at the net

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Spikers dominated the courts last week as they won the Northville tournament and posted two wins over league foes. “We are just getting better and better every day,” said Kelly Pinner, head coach for Clarkston Varsity Volleyball. “Things are starting to gel a little bit for us. […]

Running off to first victory

Mountaineers claimed their first Catholic High School League Jamboree victory in school history last week. The Clarkston Everest Collegiate Cross Country team finished in first place with 59 points during the race at Young Patriot’s Park in Riverview, Sept. 14. “The Mountaineers showed up determined to reclaim the course after they had posted their slowest […]

Wolfpack Update October 2, 2019

The Clarkston Boys Varsity Soccer team posted a 4-3 win over Oxford last Thursday. Ethan Wise scored the final goal for the win off an assist from Owen Dollins. Wise also had an assist during the night. Nick Merritt scored two goals during the night and Lochlan Gray scored his first goal for Clarkston Soccer […]

A Look Back for September 25, 2019

From The Clarkston News archives 15 years ago – 2004 “Art brings people to the village” Art lives in Clarkston, and the Clarkston Community Historical Society would continue to live on because of Art in the Village where 10,000 to 15,000 people visited during the two-day festival. “Memorial garden adds outdoor excitement to Andersonville” The […]

Scoring streak continues

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Kickers continued their winning streak last week with two more victories. The Clarkston Varsity Soccer team finished the week celebrating their seniors with a 2-1 win over Goodrich on Thursday. “It was senior night so all the seniors got to start the game which was nice,” said […]

Athletes of the Week: Football for a Cure

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves and Lake Orion have a big rivalry, but they fight together on the gridiron at their annual Football for a Cure game, this year at Clarkston High School on Oct. 18. Captains senior Datrius McKinney, senior Matt Miller, junior Rocco Spindler and senior Hayden Temple […]

Wolves off to Oxford

Clarkston’s gridiron heroes are looking for their next win as they head to Oxford this week “Oxford always plays us tough,” said long-time Clarkston Varsity Football Head Coach Kurt Richardson. Both the Wolves and the Wildcats walked away from the field Friday night with shutout losses to their foes. Clarkston lost to West Bloomfield on […]

Racers ready to take on county at championships

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Clarkston Boys Varsity Cross Country team finished in second place at the Jackson Invitational on Saturday. “I am very excited and happy for them,” said Larry Adams. “Winning last year was nice. We knew going in this year the field had increased in strength. A lot […]

Swimmers build experience at OAA meets

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer It’s an exciting, fun year for the Clarkston Girls Swim and Dive team as they continue to grow. The team added 19 swimmers and divers to the roster including 12 freshmen. “We are still seeing where we are at, figuring out where we want them, and rolling […]

Active summer with canoe, triathlon races

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Staff Writer Clarkston resident Karen Laszlo kept busy during the summer participating for the first time in the 72nd Annual AuSable River Canoe Marathon and the Ironman 70.3 Traverse City. “I loved it,” Laszlo said. “They are both very supportive communities. When people up north learned of me, I […]