Clarkston grad inching closer to NHL with AHL contract

Clarkston grad inching closer to NHL with AHL contract

By Matt Mackinder Clarkston News Editor Roman Kinal barely had time to catch his breath and get his emotions in check. Playing his graduate season (fifth year) for the University of Connecticut hockey team, Kinal and the Huskies were eliminated from the Hockey East tournament March 11 by the University of Massachusetts Lowell, ending any […]

Third time’s not the charm against Rochester Adams

By Wendi Reardon Price Clarkston News Sports Writer Fenton — The Wolves wrapped the winter season with a 58-48 loss to Rochester Adams in the MHSAA Division 1 Boys Basketball Regional 2 Finals, March 15. “I liked how our kids battled tonight,” said Tim Wasilk, head coach for Clarkston Boys Varsity Basketball. “We were back […]

‘Best day’ for Pine Knob Elementary third grade racer

By Wendi Reardon Price Clarkston News Sports Writer Cody Heverly had a very special experience when he was one of a handful of kids selected out of thousands around the world to experience a day in the life of a professional supercross racer. Heverly, a third grader from Pine Knob Elementary, was selected to race […]

Cagers take down Kettering, Mott for district championship

By Wendi Reardon Price Clarkston News Sports Writer Clarkston — The Wolves were all smiles on Friday night after claiming the MHSAA Division 1 Boys Basketball District 6 Championship over Waterford Mott, 62-52. “Our guys were ready to play,” said Tim Wasilk, head coach. “They were dialed in. We have been talking about this for […]

Reign on the lanes

By Wendi Reardon Price Clarkston News Sports Writer Katie Stephens changed Clarkston High School history on her first trip to the MHSAA Division 1 Girls Singles Bowling State Championship at Thunderbowl Lanes, March 4. Stephens, a sophomore, finished the round with a 411 against Flushing’s Hannah Reid’s 307 to win Clarkston’s first girls bowling state […]

Back-to-back champ

By Wendi Reardon Price Clarkston News Sports Writer Gauge Heikkinen had a strong finish in the Michigan High School Powerlifting State Meet winning his back-to-back championship in the 275-pound weight class. “It’s awesome,” said Heikkinen, a senior at Clarkston High School, about winning the championship. “I am really glad to bring some attention to my […]

Grapplers compete for All-State spots at Ford Field

By Wendi Reardon Price Clarkston News Sports Writer Eight Wolves finished with All-State accolades during the MHSAA Division 1 Wrestling Individual Finals, March 3-4. “We had an amazing tournament,” said Clarkston Varsity Wrestling Head Coach Brian Gibbs. “Everybody wrestled amazing throughout the two days. I am extremely proud of how they competed. Unfortunate for our […]

Seniors lead in win over Cougars

By Wendi Reardon Price Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves closed the regular season with 69-33 win over Stoney Creek at home last Thursday. “They team played good,” said Clarkston Boys Varsity Basketball Head Coach Tim Wasilk. “We had a few too many turnovers than I would like. We missed some shots around the buckets. […]

Top finish on slopes

The Wolves ended the season in the top five during the MHSAA Division 1 Ski State Championship, Feb. 27. The Clarkston Girls Varsity Ski team finished in fourth place with a total of 109 points, with 59 from the Slalom race, and 50 from the Giant Slalom. Sydney Thomas led the girls in the Giant […]

Mountaineers rule hardwood with wins last week

Clarkston Everest Girls Varsity Basketball finshed last week with big smiles on Friday night. They claimed the MHSAA Division 4 District 126 with 46-39 win over Auburn Hills Oakland Christian in the final. The Mountaineers defeated Dryden in the district semifinal, 54-34 last Wednesday. They had a 56-55 victory over Genesee Christian in the first […]

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