Spikers hold onto first-place

Girls varsity volleyball went into last Thursday’s match against Rochester Adams tied for first in OAA Red league, with Farmington. The Wolves kept Adams down in points, keeping them to the mid-teens (25-14, 25-14, 25-13). Clarkston won the match with a shutout, 3-0. Farmington wasn’t so lucky and lost their game to Troy, and also […]

Royalty on the gridiron

The Wolves may have lost to Southfield-Lathrup, 46-45, but the week leading up to the game will be filled with memories from the annual Powder Puff game, competition of Spirit Week, Battle of the Bands, tug of war and dodgeball battles during the Pep Rally. See all these photos and more, in color, by pushing […]

Homecoming hopes dashed in final seconds

The fall winds whirled around the field at the beginning the fourth quarter, marking the change in weather and the game. The Wolves had recovered from the 30 point deficiency against Southfield-Lathrup from the first half and tied the score, 38-38. After Lathrup’s unsuccessful four tries to break the tie, Clarkston got possession back at […]

Athlete of the Week

Christine Seiple didn’t have to wait very long to qualify for her fourth trip to states. She qualified to compete in three events during her first meet of the season against Grand Blanc on Sept. 2. Seiple qualified in three events; 50 yard freestyle, 100 yard freestyle and 200 yard medley relay with teammates Julia […]

Cross country success

Cross country runners continued to take top positions during their weekend meets. The boys team took first place competing against 13 schools at the Hansons Invitational meet at Delia Park in Sterling Height. ‘I was really happy,? said Boys Cross Country coach Mike Taylor. ‘They were focused and did what they needed to do. There […]

Sports Shorts

Clarkston Girls Volleyball continues to reign over the league. A trip to Bloomfield Hills Lahser ended in a victory, 3-2. The team now has a 4-1 record in the OAA I and 20-5-1 overall. The girls travel to Rochester Adams on Thursday before hosting Troy Athens next Tuesday. JV plays at 5:30 p.m. varsity plays […]

Meeting the challenge

The boys had a busy week as they faced league foes and a tournament. ‘It was a solid week overall,? said Boys Varsity Tennis Head Coach Chaz Claus. They took fourth place at the Van Dyke Invitational in Romeo on Saturday. Richmond, University of Detroit-Jesuit, and Rochester finished in the top three places. ‘We did […]

Hold on tight

Kickers scored two wins back-to-back last week after defeating Stoney Creek and Utica Stevenson. The Wolves began by providing their home audience with another shut-out against Stoney, 1-0. The previous week’s fierce game against Lake Orion prepared the boys, because the Cougars had their claws out and were ready to retaliate their previous loss to […]

Athlete of the Week

Senior Scott Messer focuses his attention as the soccer ball travels down the field into Clarkston’s territory. His net provides the perfect view of the entire field. As goalkeeper and captain, he can see what opponents are doing and give his teammates some direction. His quick saves and keen eye have led the team to […]

Scarlett’s run breaks double OT tie for win

The crowd roared as the home team took their positions at the line of scrimmage. Each side was cheering for their team in the double overtime excitement. The Wolves were on their second down and West Bloomfield had previously scored three points from their field goal attempt. The ball was snapped to quarterback Tyler Scarlett. […]