Wolfpack Update for August 25, 2021

The Clarkston Girls Varsity Volleyball team opened the season at Mercy High School on Saturday. The Wolves defeated Pinckney, 25-6 and 25-16. Paige Giehtbrock had six kills. Emma Larkin and Elizabeth Adams had three kills each. Summer Jidas had four aces. Addison Newblatt had three digs. Emery Kuebler had seven assists and Chloe Giehtbrock had […]

Success with annual Rush for Food

Players from the Clarkston Varsity and JV Football teams collected food donations from community neighborhoods during another successful annual Rush for Food on Saturday. They started the day with a pre-Rush breakfast, which was donated by local businesses including Neiman’s Family Market, Leo’s Coney Island, Royal Diner, Cooks Dairy Farm and G’s Pizzeria. Then, they […]

Everest soccer, volleyball start seasons

The Mountaineers opened the fall season on Saturday as the Clarkston Everest Collegiate Boys Varsity Soccer hosted their first annual invitational and posted two wins and one tie. They shut out the Cabrini Monarchs from Allen Park, 7-0; had a 4-1 win over Roeper; and tied 2-2 with Lutheran Northwest. Senior Lucas Cross led with […]

Congrats, Stella!

Stella Para, a 10-year-old athlete from Clarkston, received the GOB Legacy Athlete Sponsorship. GOB Gymnastics held a golf outing on Coach Garrett’s birthday to raise money to sponsor a gymnast on August 7. In honor of Coach Garrett and the tremendous impact he had on so many athletes over the years GOB was able to […]

Alumni edges out current Mountaineers on soccer pitch

Clarkston Everest Collegiate Boys Varsity Soccer team took on alumni members of the Everest soccer program last Friday. John Haezebrouck, head coach for the team, shared as in years past, it took a few minutes for the alumni team to get their legs under them and shake off the rust. The varsity team jumped out […]

Athletes fill Lighthouse this Saturday during annual Rush for Food

Clarkston football and cheerleading teams are tackling hunger during their 24th Annual Rush for Food this Saturday, Aug. 21. The student-athletes collect food and household items for Lighthouse of Clarkston to help the community who cheers them on throughout the season and the year. The goal for this year is to collect 8,000 pounds. From […]

CHS volleyball tradition major appeal for Wolves’ new coach

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The fall high school sports season began in earnest this week and among those excited for a new year is Ali Smith. Smith took over as head coach for the Clarkston Varsity Volleyball team after Kelly (Avenall) Pinner retired at the end of January after 18 seasons […]

Wolves field hockey in good hands with new varsity coach

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Cary Exline decided it was a good time to he move up to head coach for Clarkston Girls Varsity Field Hockey. “My wife asked me why and I said it’s a good time to get involved in the school and what is going on in your community,” […]

Fantastic fishing

Cody Salzmann won the Phoenix Bass Fishing League in Trenton on Aug. 1. Salzmann, of Clarkston, finished in first place with his five-bass weighing 22 pounds and 11 ounces, earning $5,735 for his victory. The 2021 Major League Fishing Phoenix Bass Fishing League presented by T-H Marine is a 24-division circuit devoted to weekend anglers, […]

Rush for food returns Aug. 21

Clarkston football and cheerleading teams are tackling hunger during their 24th Annual Rush for Food, Saturday, Aug. 21. The student-athletes collect for Lighthouse of Clarkston to help the community who cheers them on throughout the season and the year. The goal this year is 8,000 pounds collected. From 11:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m., Clarkston Football […]