Wolfpack Update

The Clarkston Boys Varsity Golf team opened the season at the Southern Swing Invitational last Friday and Saturday. They finished in first place Friday with 308 at Locust Hills Golf Club in Springfield Hills, Ohio. Patrick Deardorff led the team, hitting a 74 for the day, finishing in third place. Cole Smaka hit a 75 […]

Cool times on Oxford track

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Staff Writer The Clarkston High School Track and Field teams headed to Oxford in a chilly OAA Red League match up. The girls team won their meet 90-47. The top three placers in the track events are: in the 100-meter dash, Allie Eriksen, first, 12.97; Karlie Mattinson, second, 13.50; […]

Spring break rescue from ocean riptide

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Clarkston High School students Alex Byrd and Tyler Brueck were in the right place at the right time when they saved two children in a rip current during spring break in Florida last week. The two juniors visited the beach with their families and friends enjoying the […]

Athlete of the Week: Titles Grant-ed

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Grant Berden kept busy during spring break as he won the NUWAY Individual Nationals Championship and MYWAY State Championship for his weight class. Berden, a first-grader at Clarkston Elementary, defeated four wrestlers in the MYWAY State Championship in the 52-pound weight class, March 30. “It felt really […]

Springing into spring

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves swing into a new spring season this Thursday as they host South Lyon East. “It looks good,” said Don Peters, head coach for Clarkston Varsity Softball as the team gets ready for the game. “It’s exciting to start a new season and we are opening […]

Clarkston High School baseball off and running

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The rain dance is not something the players on the Clarkston Varsity Baseball team want to do this week as they head into five games coming back from spring break. “We have a full schedule,” said Jake Arendsen. “We have potentially five games if the weather holds. […]

Contagious energy focal point for baseball

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The bitter taste of last season’s Clarkston Varsity Baseball closer after 14 innings was still in Jake Arendsen’s mouth months later. “It was one of the first things I talked about when I got hired in September,” said the new head coach for the baseball team. Arendsen […]

Season opening success

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Kickers opened the season with their first win in a 2-0 shutout at Waterford Kettering High School, March 22. “I was happy,” said Damian Huffer, head coach for the Clarkston Girls Varsity Soccer team. “The conditions played a big part. There were a few areas of improvement […]

Athlete of the Week: Luther on dream team

Clarkston High School senior Josh Luther was selected for the 2018 Football Academic All-State Dream Team. Athletes are chosen for the dream team by the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association. It is an elite group of 28 scholar athletes nominated by their head coach and picked based upon grade point average and ACT/SAT score. […]