Clarkston girls tennis named regional champions

INDEPENDENCE TWP. — Clarkston Girls Varsity Tennis headlined their new region last Thursday, dominating state tournament bound Rochester and Rochester Adams to a 23-1 record on the day, winning the MHSAA Division 1 Region 7 championship by a heavy 9-point margin at Clarkston High School.“It was a banner day for Clarkston, headlined by freshman Kayla […]

Wolfpack Update for May 22, 2024

Clarkston Girls SoccerThe Clarkston Girls Varsity Soccer team split the last week of the regular season going 1-1.The Wolves opened last week with a hat trick from Emma Bradley in the 3-1 win over Royal Oak, May 14, to win the OAA White Division with a 5-0 record.They closed the regular season with a 3-2 […]

A Look Back for May 22, 2024

From The Clarkston News archives 25 years ago – 1999City over budget for 1998-99: The harsh reality of a budget deficit hit the Clarkston City Council hard during the Monday meeting, and the numbers were preventing progress on a two-year-old issue. With two months left of the 1998-99 fiscal year, the city was $7,560.36 over […]

CHS girls tennis ranked first in state

Clarkston Girls Varsity Tennis remains undefeated as they head into the postseason.They are ranked No. 1 in the state after a 6-3 win over No. 4 ranked Utica Eisenhower last Thursday.The win over Eisenhower followed a banner weekend in Holland where Clarkston girls played 24 matches and only lost two, May 3.Other notable wins for […]

Clarkston track takes third in OAA Championship

ROCHESTER HILLS — Clarkston High School Boys and Girls Track and Field teams took third place at the OAA Red-White Championships at Rochester Adams on Friday.The boys team finished in third place with 87 points with two relay teams and one individual claiming league titles.The 1,600-meter relay team with senior Bryce Nowik, junior Micah Chaney, […]

Wolfpack Update for May 15, 2024

Clarkston Boys GolfClarkston Boys Varsity Golf competed in the All-OAA Invitational at Fieldstone Golf Club for a third place finish with 328. Seniors Sam Studak and Austin Summers led and finished in the top ten, May 8.Studak finished in seventh place with an 80 for the day and Summers finished in tenth place with an […]

CHS junior performs at Level 9 Eastern gymnastics championship

By Wendi Reardon PriceStaff Writerwprice@mihomepaper.comMYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Leah Fitzsimonds placed during 2024 Level 9 Eastern Championships, May 3-5.Fitzsimonds, a junior at Clarkston High School, finished in sixth place in the nation on bars with a score of 9.175, and she placed eighth in the nation for all around with 36.825.With her scores, she broke […]

Wolves defeat Walled Lake Northern

By Wendi Reardon PriceStaff Writerwprice@mihomepaper.comINDEPENDENCE TWP. — Clarkston Boys Varsity Lacrosse dominated the fourth quarter of their home game against Walled Lake Northern last Friday.It began 34 seconds into the final stanza with a shot on the top of the Knights’ net by Kendall Makouen with an assist form Nick Ferman to bring the Wolves […]

A Look Back for May 15, 2024

From The Clarkston News archives 25 years ago – 1999Springfield okays residential rezoning of Ellis property: Rezoning of the Ellis family property at Dixie Highway near Davisburg Road was partially completed. The Springfield Township Board of Trustees agreed to developer Tim Birtsas’ request to rezone the residential portion of the property and table the second […]

Seniors ready to make their mark on the collegiate level

By Wendi Reardon PriceStaff Writerwprice@mihomepaper.comINDEPENDENCE TWP. — In one of the largest student-athlete signing events at Clarkston High School, friends and family watched and celebrated 26 seniors signed their letters of intent, May 1.“These are big days for us,” said Clarkston Athletics Director Jeff Kosin, adding he enjoys hanging up the banners and the championships, […]