Wolfpack Update for February 12, 2020

Three swimmers and three relay teams represented Clarkston as they competed in the Oakland County Swim and Dive meet in Waterford, Feb. 7-8. Junior Valen Kurmaniak finished in 13th place in the 50-yard freestyle event, 22.58; and in 27th place in the 100-yard freestyle even, 50.97. Sophomore Zachary Yamanoha finished in 30th place for the […]

Champion wrestlers in OAA

The Wolves finished in third place at the OAA Red Wrestling tournament at Clarkston High School on Friday with 155.5 points. Hayden Payne, Drew Stark, Dru Martin and Auggie Anderson finished as champions for the night in their weight classes. Payne went 2-0 in the 160-pound weight class with a fall over Rochester’s Ben Trevarrow, […]

Winning streak continues

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Senior Matt Nicholson was a threat on the court against West Bloomfield last Friday with his first triple double. He scored 34 points and had 22 rebounds and 12 blocks. “He did a great job,” said Tim Wasilk, head coach for Clarkston Boys Varsity Basketball, following the […]

Athletes of the Week: Post-season cheer

Wolves finished in second place during the Oakland County Cheer Competition at Oxford High School, Jan. 15. The Clarkston Varsity Competitive Cheer team finished with a total of 660.02 points during the meet. They scored 212.3 points during the first round; 180.42 points during the second round; and 267.3 points during the third round. The […]

Early 3-pointers seal win

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Sophomore Maddie Skorupski and junior Olivia Toderan set the tone for Chad Tough Night in their 68-44 win over Stoney Creek on Friday night in the first minute. Skorupski scored on a 3-point shot 10 seconds into the game. Toderan made her own field goal less than […]

Regional meet for chance to race at states

Though Punxsutawney Phil didn’t see his shadow on Sunday’s Groundhog Day, predicting an early spring, the Clarkston High School Ski teams are hoping he’s wrong so they have ideal winter conditions for the rest of their season. They raced against Waterford United and Everest Collegiate during the third week of competition, beating both teams. The […]

Clarkston grad battles back to NCAA ice

Clarkston grad battles back to NCAA ice

BY MATT MACKINDER Clarkston News Staff Writer Clarkston High School graduate Roman Kinal has been all over the country. He spent his senior year of 2016-17 living and playing junior hockey in Texas, then the following year in Iowa. He is now a sophomore at the University of Connecticut, though not playing for the Huskies’ […]

Bain called up to big leagues

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Max Bain has dreamt of playing Major League Baseball since he was a kid. The dream is coming true for the 2015 Clarkston High School graduate, as he was signed by the Chicago Cubs. “It’s still a little surreal,” Bain said. A right-handed pitcher, he played in […]

100 wins for wrestlers

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Senior Jacob Jones and junior Ashton Anderson hit a career milestone on the wrestling mats as they each won their 100th match, Jan. 22, against Oxford. Jones moved up a weight class to post a fall over Austin Penzien in the 285-pound weight class for his milestone. […]

Athletes of the Week: National champs

Locals conquered the 8U National Championship Flag Football tournament in Tampa, Florida, Jan. 18-19. After seven football games, the Michigan Elite came out ahead and brought the national championship back home. The team includes three players from Clarkston and four players from Romeo, who joined forces and went to a tournament at Ford Field in […]