Head coach looking forward to being on slopes

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Brian Popelier is looking forward to getting on the slopes as he moves from assistant coach to head coach for the Clarkston High School Ski. “I am excited to have a sport that is outdoors and have some normalcy we have been lacking since the COVID pandemic,” […]

Successful season for Mountaineers

The 5th- 8th grade girls soccer team from Clarkston Everest Academy finished the season 5-0-2 and won the league for the first time since 2006. “We are excited to get the year 2020 on the CYO banner in the gym,” said Coach Richard Cross. “They were a joy to coach and each one of them […]

New coach leading on the lanes

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Latisha Preston is excited for the winter season as she takes the helm as head coach for the Clarkston Girls Bowling team. “I hope to bring more young ladies into the program and show them the ropes so they can have fun and potentially earn college scholarships,” […]

Super Spartan

Super Spartan

Clarkston native Mitchell Lewandowski was recently named an assistant captain for the Michigan State hockey team. The senior forward also earned All-Big Ten Preseason Second Team honors. Photo provided

Wolves win close sets in regional final for crown

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Senior Sydney Hasenfratz blocked the hit from Utica Eisenhower in the third set of the MHSAA Division 1 Volleyball Regional 2 Final last Thursday, tying the score 24-24. A block from Clarkston junior Elizabeth Adams and hit from sophomore Paige Giehtbrock ended the set and the night […]

Sports on pause following executive order

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Athletics is on a pause after the Michigan High School Athletic Association announced on Sunday they were suspending fall tournaments for girls volleyball, girls swimming & diving and football as well as all winter sports practices and competitions scheduled for the next three weeks. It was per […]

Everest leads in second half for title

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Mountaineers defeated Royal Oak Shrine at home Saturday afternoon to claim their second MHSAA Football District championship, 23-13. “Winning the district championship was a great accomplishment for our team,” said Michael Pruchnicki, head coach for Clarkston Everest Collegiate Varsity Football. “We have a great group of […]

Victorious fall for cagers

Sashabaw Middle School’s Seventh Grade Girls Basketball team wrapped up their season with 10 wins and one loss. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the school only had one seventh grade team this year. Aaron Goodnough, head coach, enforced staying positive and always doing their best regardless of their circumstances as the girls had to practice and […]

Honors for Everest athletes

Each year, athletes are honored for achievements in their respective sports by the Catholic High School League coaches. A number of Clarkston Everest Collegiate athletes achieved All-Academic, All-League, and All-Catholic honors in the Detroit Catholic High School League. For cross country, Avery Herrgott was named All-League; and Caroline Cross, Alyse Felix, Eve Herrgott and Theresa […]

‘A nice performance’ in state finals

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Runners took the top third spot during the MHSAA Lower Peninsula Division 1 Girls Cross Country State Finals at Michigan International Speedway on Friday. “It was a nice performance,” said Coach Kevin Breen, about the girls scoring 174 points for the finish. “There wasn’t a single person […]