Mountaineers ski to fourth place finish; cagers open the winter season

The Clarkston Everest Collegiate Varsity Ski team raced in the Michigan High School Athletic Association Division 2 Regional competition at Alpine Valley, Feb. 8. It was the second competition year for the new team and they finished in fourth place, 15 points shy out of the third place spot to qualify for the state finals. […]

Champions of division race at Pine Knob Ski Resort

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves ruled the slopes as the girls varsity ski team won the Pine Knob League Division, Feb. 2. “It’s the first time since 2014 the girls were able to win the division,” said Brian Popelier, head coach. “I am really pleased to be able to have […]

Mountaineers race to finish on the slopes

Clarkston Everest Collegiate Ski team finished the regular season at Pine Knob League Division race last week. They finished the Giant Slalom race in eighth place with 137 points. Cade Parsons tied for 21st place in the time of 37.35. John Suran finished in 32nd place, 38.65; Jake Jackson, tied for 37th place, 39.23; Stephanie […]

Wolves open on slopes

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Clarkston Boys and Girls Varsity Ski teams are racing to great finishes in the first few weeks of competition. “They are very consistent, very deep,” said Brian Popelier, head coach. The varsity teams opened the season in a dual meet against Notre Dame Prep and Lake […]

Head coach looking forward to being on slopes

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Brian Popelier is looking forward to getting on the slopes as he moves from assistant coach to head coach for the Clarkston High School Ski. “I am excited to have a sport that is outdoors and have some normalcy we have been lacking since the COVID pandemic,” […]

Finish at states

Clarkston High School sophomore Courtney Bayley led the pack as she finished All-State during the MHSAA Division 1 Ski State Finals at Boyne Highlands Ski Resort, Feb. 24. Bayley took All-State honors in the Slalom race for her fourth place finish for the Clarkston Girls Varsity Ski team and received a medal. She finished with […]

Clarkston skiers conquer slopes at Mt. Holly

Wolves finished in second place during the Southeast Michigan Ski League Championship at Mt. Holly Ski & Snowboard Resort, Feb. 18. Three racers from the Clarkston Girls Varsity Ski team earned medals as Courtney Bayley finished in eighth place in the Slalom and Sydney Thomas finished in fourth and Phoebe Savoi finished in tenth place […]

Racers zoom towards states

The Wolves punched their tickets for the MHSAA Division 1 Ski State Finals after both the boys and girls varsity teams qualified during the regional meet at Pine Knob Ski Resort, Feb. 12. “I am extremely proud of our student athletes accomplishments in and out of the classroom,” said Jeff Kosin, athletic director. “We stress […]

Medals won at Pine Knob

The Wolves took to the slopes against fierce competition in the Pine Knob Divisional High School Ski Race, Feb. 4 and 5. The Clarkston Girls Varsity Ski team finished in second place as Notre Dame finished in first and Cranbrook took the third place spot. The Clarkston Boys Varsity Ski team finished in fourth place […]

Wolfpack Update for February 12, 2020

Three swimmers and three relay teams represented Clarkston as they competed in the Oakland County Swim and Dive meet in Waterford, Feb. 7-8. Junior Valen Kurmaniak finished in 13th place in the 50-yard freestyle event, 22.58; and in 27th place in the 100-yard freestyle even, 50.97. Sophomore Zachary Yamanoha finished in 30th place for the […]