Victory on the ice

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Clarkston Icers returned from the holiday break with a 3-1 win as they hosted Rochester United on Saturday. “From my perspective, it was good,” said Clarkston Varsity Hockey Head Coach Karl Daiek. Junior Tate Phares started the scoring for the Wolves with his goal in the first […]

Wolves battle for wins on the ice

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Clarkston Varsity Hockey team went 2-1 last week in their three consecutive home games. “We battled hard,” said Karl Daiek, head coach. “If we aren’t playing up to what we want to be, it’s not from a lack of effort. It takes time for everybody to […]

Shutout in OAA Red

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Three was the magic number for two periods against Stoney Creek as the Wolves hosted the Cougars last Thursday night at Detroit Skating Club in a 6-0 win. “We played pretty well against Stoney,” said Karl Daiek, head coach for Clarkston Varsity Hockey. “I am pretty happy […]

High hopes for hockey

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Clarkston icers skate their way into their first games this week to start the 2019-2020 Winter season. “Early indications are it’s going to be a lot of fun this year,” said Karl Daiek, head coach for Clarkston Varsity Hockey. “It’s fun every year but it’s different every […]

Athletes of the Week: Icers finish 19-7

Clarkston Varsity Hockey continues to improve and this winter finished the season with a 19-7 overall record. “It certainly was a successful season,” said Karl Daiek, head coach. The boys finished the season against Orchard Lake St. Mary’s Prep, which was close going int the third period, 3-2. The Eaglets scored three goals after penalties […]

Season ends at regionals

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Icers hung up their skates, jerseys and helmets after closing the season to Orchard Lake St. Mary’s Prep in the MHSAA Hockey Division 1 Region 5 playoff game on Saturday. The Clarkston Varsity Hockey team lost the game, 6-2. “It was a very competitive game,” said Karl […]

Regional semifinals on ice

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves tried to slow Rochester United down during the OAA Championship at Onyx on Saturday evening as they tied the game at three points in the third period. Rochester United scored one goal during the overtime period to beat the Clarkston Varsity Hockey team, 4-3. “It […]

Clarkston hockey scores 17 points on opponents in wins

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The temperature was dipping below zero as the Clarkston Varsity Hockey team was inside heating up the ice with a 10-0 win last Thursday against Walled Lake Central-Waterford United. The Wolves scored five goals in the first period. Sophomore Ethan Adams opened the scoring with assists from […]

Season on ice opens with win, losses

The Clarkston Varsity Hockey team opened the Birmingham tournament last Friday with a goal from Brandt Botterill against Bloomfield Hills in the first period. The Black Hawks evened the score with their own goal and took the lead with 11 minutes left in the second period. With five minutes remaining in the game Brendan Walk […]

Season ends on the ice

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Clarkston Varsity Hockey team finished the season to Orchard Lake St. Mary’s in the MHSAA PreRegional on March 10. The Wolves scored two goals on the hosts made by Austin McKay and Danny Milano with an assist from Trevor Gilman, but St. Mary’s shut them down […]