Athletes, coaches rejoice as pause ends for winter contact sports

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The music was louder as athletes and coaches were celebrating the latest news last Thursday at Clarkston High School – winter contact sports could begin full activity on Monday, Feb. 8. “We are really excited,” said John Weyer, head coach for Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball. “I was […]

Pause continues for contact sports

The start of the winter season for contact sports hit another delay last Friday. Governor Gretchen Whitmer and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced winter contact sports including girls and boys basketball, competitive cheer, ice hockey and wrestling must remain non-contact through Sunday, Feb. 21. The previous emergency order was set to […]

CHS winter sports update

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer When midnight struck on Saturday morning, the Clarkston Girls Basketball program headed into the gym to start workouts for the winter season. “Midnight basketball was a blast,” said John Weyer, girls varsity basketball head coach. “We kicked off the season with energy and excitement. All three levels […]