Wolfpack Update for March 4, 2020

Ready to wrestle at state finals Seven Wolves head to Ford Field the MHSAA Division 1 Wrestling Individual State Finals on Friday and Saturday. Junior Ashton Anderson (34-6) is the first on the mat for Clarkston as he wrestles Macomb Dakota’s Nathan Smith in round one. Senior Presley Pearce (31-14) opens against Mike Hakim from […]

Champion wrestlers in OAA

The Wolves finished in third place at the OAA Red Wrestling tournament at Clarkston High School on Friday with 155.5 points. Hayden Payne, Drew Stark, Dru Martin and Auggie Anderson finished as champions for the night in their weight classes. Payne went 2-0 in the 160-pound weight class with a fall over Rochester’s Ben Trevarrow, […]

Athletes of the Week: Champion wrestlers

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Clarkston Varsity Wrestling team finished in second place during the 60th Annual Oakland County Championships at Lake Orion High School, Dec. 20-21. “We did well,” said Joe Wood, head coach. “We wrestled hard and had some good matches.” They finished with 211.5 points as Detroit Catholic […]

Wolves host home meet this weekend

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Clarkston Varsity Wrestling team opened the new year at the Detroit Catholic Central Invitational. “It was an eye opener,” said Joe Wood, head coach. “It’s the best tournament in the state. You’ve got 4-5 national ranked teams and over 100 ranked individual wrestlers there. It’s good […]

Wrestlers ready to take competition to the mat

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Grapplers are gearing up to take down the competition as they head into meets this week. The Clarkston Varsity Wrestling team, ranked tenth in Division 1, has a good mix of returning coming back from the 2018-2019 season where they finished in the Elite Eight in the […]

Athlete of the Week: Titles Grant-ed

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Grant Berden kept busy during spring break as he won the NUWAY Individual Nationals Championship and MYWAY State Championship for his weight class. Berden, a first-grader at Clarkston Elementary, defeated four wrestlers in the MYWAY State Championship in the 52-pound weight class, March 30. “It felt really […]

All-State finish at Ford Field

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Jacob Billette, Mackenzie Hanselman and Devin Trevino finished their senior winter season as All-State placers during the MHSAA Wrestling Division 1 Individual State Finals at Ford Field, March 1-2. “I was happy we had those three place,” said Clarkston Varsity Wrestling Head Coach Joe Wood. “They are […]

Wolfpack Update for February 27, 2019

Junior Hannah Turk finished in fifth place during MHSAA Girls Individual Bowling Regionals at Richmond Bowl on Saturday. She bowled a total of 1,226 after three games in the Division 1, Region 2 meet. She heads to the state finals this Friday and Saturday at Thunderbowl Lanes in Allen Park. The Clarkston Girls Varsity Bowling […]

Bound for quarterfinals in Kalamazoo

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Fans and teammates were on their feet as Clarkston’s Cole Wiegers and Oxford’s Matt Curtis wrestled in the 125-pound weight class – the final match in the MHSAA Wrestling Team Regional Semifinal, Feb. 13. The Wildcats were in the lead going into the final match, 29-25, and […]

Wrestlers state bound after success in district, regional

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Clarkston grapplers are heading to the MHSAA Wrestling Team State Finals after defeating Oxford and Utica Ford for the regional title on Wednesday, Feb. 14. The Wolves secured their spot in the regional competitions this week after success in the MHSAA Wrestling Individual District and Team District […]