Hoopsters have high hopes for new year

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves open the new year with hopes of bouncing back from their loss against Southfield. The Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball team headed into holiday break with a close 60-54 loss against foes Southfield Arts & Technology, Dec. 20. “It’s never good going into break with a […]

Cagers bounce back in second halves

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves found themselves behind in the first half in their first three games of the season. But the Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball team found ways to come back for wins in two of the games. The Wolves opened the season with a 57-47 win over Walled […]

Back on court this week

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves bring back several familiar faces as they open their first set of games on the court this week. “We basically returned everybody,” said Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball Head Coach John Weyer. Starters include senior Taylor Heaton, junior Kaelyn Kaul, junior Olivia Toderan and sophomore Madison […]

Cagers ready for winter ball

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Last year’s season came to a rough end when the Wolves lost the first round of district playoffs against Waterford Kettering, but players are looking to make this year different. “We were focused all year,” said Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball Head Coach John Weyer. “It’s not what […]

Girls hoops wraps up

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Clarkston High School Girls Varsity Basketball team finished its season with a 52-37 loss to Waterford Kettering in the MHSAA Class A Girls Basketball District Semifinals, March 6. “Our shots just weren’t falling,” said CHS Head Coach John Weyer. “We are a good shooting team. We […]

Goals met for season

The Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball team hit two of their goals before closing the regular season. They finished with a 11-9 record, above their goal of finishing .500. They took third place in the OAA Red with a goal to finish in the top three. The Wolves opened last week with a 65-43 loss to […]

Season ends in quarterfinals

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The season came to a heartbreaking end as the Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball lost their game to Saginaw Heritage in the quarterfinals, 70-25, on March 13. “Losing anything, by one, by however many is going to be painful because that’s the end of your season,” said Christine […]

Cagers rule home turf for district championship

Cagers rule home turf for district championship

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves proudly held up their trophy after claiming their first district championship since 2013 as the Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball team defeated Holly, 34-9. “It’s a great thing for Clarkston,” said Christine Rogers, head coach. “We have a quality bunch of kids. They have worked hard […]

Wins precede post season playoffs

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston New Sports Writer Cagers are ready to defend their home as Clarkston hosts MHSAA Girls Basketball District No. 13 playoffs this week. The Wolves open playoffs against Brandon in the semifinal round on Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. “I have seen them all,” said Christine Rogers, head coach, about all the teams […]

Basketball blowout over foes

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The game was close the first time Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball faced crosstown foes Lake Orion with one free throw point deciding the win. Last week it was a different story as the Wolves closed the game with a 51-19 win. “We played really well,” said Christine […]