Area sports find high notes in 2021

Student-athletes began their 2021-2022 Fall and Winter seasons on time as the COVID pandemic was going on. Here are some highlights from the second half of 2021. July 6 Big hits at softball camp: Young athletes threw, hit and ran around the diamond during different obstacles on the last day of Clarkston Softball Camp. It […]

Successful beginning of 2021 for Clarkston, Everest student-athletes

Athletic teams throughout the state continued waiting word about what would happen with their seasons due to the COVID pandemic. At the beginning of 2021, football, volleyball and girls swimming and diving were waiting on word when they could conclude their season with postseason tournaments. Winter sports were anxious to see when they could start […]

Wolves show support for fellow blue and gold Oxford

The three Clarkston Bowling teams wore their Oxford Strong blue and gold T-shirt in support of Oxford community last week as they competed against Royal Oak. All three teams also posted wins against the Ravens at Astro Lanes in Troy on Thursday. Clarkston Boys Varsity Bowling team won their meet against Royal Oak on Thursday, […]

Hard-fought game on court

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Senior Keegan Wasilk scored two points on the free throw line, closing the gap against Orchard Lake St. Mary’s Prep to two points with two minutes left in Clarkston Boys Varsity Basketball’s home game last Thursday. The Eaglets scored a basket then made eight shots from the […]

Wolves, Wildcats come together for community

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer It was a win for both blue and gold teams on Friday night as the Clarkston Girls Basketball program raised over $2,000 for the Oxford community. The Wolves also supported the Wildcats wearing Oxford Strong T-shirts in support of the community who lost four teenagers and had […]

Hockey awards

Hockey awards

In junior hockey circles, Clarkston native Brendan Dicker (top left) was named one of the USPHL Mountain Division Forwards of the Month for November after solid outings with the Pueblo (Colo.) Bulls. The 2019 Clarkston High School graduate had two assists in a November 6 shootout loss to the Northern Colorado Eagles, and then finished […]

Thrilling win on hardwood

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer With less than 15 seconds to go in the Wolves’ home opener against Lake Orion junior Cavanaugh Diton hit his three-point attempt, causing the Jungle to give him an enthusiastic cheer . It was the last basket of the night for the Wolves as the Clarkston Boys […]

Clarkston hockey outshoots Rochester United, Stoney Creek in wins

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Icers put two in the win column last week after taking on teams from Rochester . Clarkston Varsity Hockey opened the week with a 3-2 win against Rochester United last Thursday at home. “It was a good win for us,” said Nathan Bryer, head coach. “We lost […]

Wolfpack Update for December 15, 2021

Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball finished the week with a 64-44 win over White Lake Lakeland on Saturday. Maddy Skorupski had a career high with 31 points as she led the team. Izzy Hadley had ten points during the game and Keira Tolmie had six. Freshman Marley Mazur chipped in four points. The varsity team opened […]

Clarkston hoopsters ready to get on court

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Cagers have spent weeks practicing and playing scrimmages to prepare for their season opener this week. “ We have as much game type atmosphere as possible for our kids,” said Clarkston Boys Varsity Basketball Head Coach Tim Wasilk. “It’s been pretty good.” The Wolves are on the […]