Athletes of the Week: Red Cross funds raised on court

Players from the Girls 2021 North Oakland Wolfpack team finished their practice at Clarkston Junior High School in a unique way on October 11. They raised $2,500 for the American Red Cross – Hurricane Irma Relief during their Free Throws for Life. The Wolfpack heard from Carmen and Rose Ortiz before the event began. Both […]

Post season start at home

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Gridiron heroes marked the end of the weekend in front of the television as MHSAA announced the pairings during Sunday Selection. The time came for Division 1 and Clarkston was drawn to host Grand Blanc (7-2) in the Pre-District round this Friday. The Wolves finished their regular […]

Clarkston lands playoff spot

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Gridiron heroes clinched a playoff spot as they finished their game against Lake Orion with a 17-9 win last Friday. The Clarkston Varsity Football team is back to practice this week, working to finish the regular season better than the last two weeks have gone for them […]

Lady Mountaineers host first cross country meet, place fifth

Clarkston Everest Collegiate Cross Country welcomed 14 schools and over 170 runners as they held their first meet at the school. The Mountaineers, in their second season, held the Catholic High School League Division 3 Jamboree on Oct. 10. During the meet, the Lady Mountaineers finished in fifth place with 121 points. Junior Mia Korns […]

Golfers break through cold and mist for regional title

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Lady Wolves set their goal on the state championship and achieved it last Thursday as they became MHSAA Girls Golf Regional Champions at Farmington Hills Golf Course. “They were determined,” said Lezlie Hallman. “They wanted to win. They tasted it last year. They can do anything.” She […]

Tennis qualifies for state finals

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The changing weather last Thursday and changing locations for MHSAA Boys Tennis Regionals didn’t stop the Wolves from finishing in second place to qualify for state finals. “We did real well,” said Chas Claus, head coach, on the boys making their fourth trip out of five years […]

Swimmers qualify for states

Join the Lady Wolves this Thursday as they host Senior Night as they take on Lake Orion, 6 p.m. The Clarkston Girls Varsity Swim and Dive team recently celebrated a well-deserved win over Rochester last Thursday and finishing in fourth place at the Oakland County Meet out of 32 teams, Oct. 6-7. During the county […]

Athlete of the Week: Chosen as one of top freshmen in state

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer When people began congratulating Clarkston Junior High School freshman Claire Nowicki she didn’t know why they were congratulating her. The evening the proud praises began, her mom, Kathleen Nowicki Akin, told her she was named to the 2017 Freaky Freshman list from Michigan High School Volleyball Insider. […]

Lost in the fog at Adams

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer A spark in the fourth quarter didn’t lift the fog on the field or on the scoreboard for the Wolves at Rochester Adams last Friday. Clarkston’s gridiron heroes scored two touchdowns within a minute but lost the OAA Red league game, 21-14. “The fourth quarter was nice, […]

Share in OAA Red title

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Spikers became co-champions in the OAA Red after posting two wins over league foes Bloomfield Hills and Oxford last week. The Clarkston Varsity Volleyball team and Stoney Creek both finished with a 6-1 record in the league to share the title. “They were excited,” said Kelly Pinner, […]

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