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Wolves hustle for the win

Sophomore Nick Owens gave his teammates a boost in the final quarter of the game against Orchard Lake St. Mary's Prep scoring nine points on his 3-point shots. Three more points from the Wolves during the quarter concluded the season opener with a win for Clarkston, 60-49....more >>
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Cager Champions

The PlayAllBasketball.Net Pride team recently finished their fall season winning the season and the playoff championship. The team, made of high school boys basketball players, defeated a strong Troy Athens squad 75-56 to win the championship - their third championship season in a row for the club....more >>

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Add two wins records on the court and ice

Two pack of Wolves added more to their win columns last week. The Lady Cagers remained undefeated after their battles against Chippewa Valley and Rochester Adams. They opened the week against Chippewa Valley with a 54-35 win....more >>
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Born October 1st
1904: Vladimir Horowitz, Russian-born American virtuoso pianist.
1924: Jimmy Carter, 39th president of the U.S. (1977-1981)
1932: Albert Collins, guitarist.
1935: Julie Andrews (Julia Elizabeth Wells), actress and singer whose films include Mary Poppins and The Sound of Music.
1946: Tim O'Brien, novelist (The Things They Carried, In the Lake of the Woods).
October 1st
in history
1847: Maria Mitchell, American astronomer, discovers a comet and is elected the same day to the American Academy of Arts---the first woman to be so honored. The King of Denmark awarded her a gold medal for her discovery.
1856: The first installment of Gustav Flaubert's novel Madame Bovary appears in the Revue de Paris after the publisher refuses to print a passage in which the character Emma has a tryst in the back seat of a carriage.
1864: The Condor, a British blockade-runner, is grounded near Fort Fisher, North Carolina. Father John B. Tabb, an unreconstructed Rebel to the end, had served the Confederacy aboard blockade runners.
1878: General Lew Wallace is sworn in as governor of New Mexico Territory. He went on to deal with the Lincoln County War, Billy the Kid and write Ben-Hur. His Civil War heroics earned him the moniker Savior of Cincinnati.
1890: Yosemite National Park is dedicated in California.