On track for spring

Clarkston High School Track and Field athletes opened the season at Rochester Adams, April 15. Andrew Sesti led the pack as he finished in first place in the boys’ 3,200-meter run in the time of 10:03.71. Bryce Nowik finished in sixth place, 11:38.11; and Henry Poploski, seventh, 12:21.29. Landon Butcher topped the 200-meter dash for […]

Lacrosse opens spring season with three wins

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Within the first minute the Clarkston Boys Varsity Lacrosse team opened their 2021 season with a statement – they were ready. Junior Evan McClorey scored the first goal against Plymouth 25 seconds into the game, last Wednesday, off an assist from senior Jack Gurn. McClorey scored again […]

Hitters split first games

The Clarkston Varsity Baseball team opened the season going 1-1 against Walled Lake Northern on Saturday. “Overall I liked the way we competed and battled back after being down,” said Addison Turk, head coach. “As a coach, that’s all you can ask for.” They won their first game, 9-8. “We did a good job battling […]

Track hits weather snag

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves finished a lap in the 3,200-meter relay race in their first track and field meet of the season last Thursday as lightning was spotted just west of the Clarkston High School stadium. The weather postponed the first meet against Rochester to a later date to […]

Wolves prove can ‘compete with anyone’

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer It wasn’t the result Clarkston kickers wanted in the 4-3 loss against Troy Athens last Thursday, but the Wolves showed they can compete. “It was an excellent performance,” said Clarkston Girls Varsity Soccer Head Coach Damian Huffer. “Like I said to them, I thought for the effort […]

Clarkston grad Hitter of the Week

Jack Anderson, 2019 graduate of Clarkston High School, was selected as the University Athletic Association Hitter of the Week after helping to lead his team to wins in each of the three games he played in last weekend in March. Anderson is the sophomore catcher for Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. He led […]

Ehrenberger, Brown aid Dragons

Clarkston High School junior Adam Ehrenberger had six blocks in the net on Saturday with the Lake Orion Boys Varsity Water Polo team. The combined team with athletes from Clarkston, Oxford and Lake Orion, won their away game at Mason on Saturday, 20-5. The Dragons responded immediately with a goal on the first possession by […]

Clarkston closes season in regionals to St. Mary’s

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Cagers began a 14-1 run with two minutes left in the third quarter to take the lead in the MHSAA Division 1 Regional 2 Semifinal game against Orchard Lake St. Mary’s, March 30. Junior Nathan Steinman gave Clarkston Boys Varsity Basketball a 34-32 lead with three points […]

Clarkston grads at helm in spring sports

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Two familiar faces are at the helms of the varsity baseball and softball teams this season. Clarkston High School graduates Katie Smith and Addison Turk have moved from the assistant coach position to head coach. “I am so honored to be in this role and look forward […]

Cagers battle in playoff loss

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves gave it all they had in their loss to Marian in the regional semifinals last week, 63-50. “It was tough, but I was so proud of them,” said Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball Head Coach John Weyer. “We had a game plan and went in hoping […]