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Taking charge out of Lathrup

Fans in blue and gold erupted with cheers during the fourth quarter as the Wolves posted more points on the board against visiting Southfield-Lathrup. Clarkston ended the OAA Red battle with their tenth win in the season with a 71-53 victory....more >>
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Taking over the lanes

The pins fall back as the bowling ball strikes them and the Clarkston Boys Varsity Bowling team celebrates with the teammate who made it happen. The Wolves have been working hard after school at Cherry Hill Lanes North on their techniques and their skills to get to their 5-1 record....more >>
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Calvano aids in victories in tournament

Grapplers head into their last week of the regular season after posting wins and losses last week. They ended the week with four wins and one loss at the annual Macomb-Oakland Duals at Waterford Kettering on Saturday....more >>

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Rivalry heats up

The battle for the OAA Red league title against Lake Orion ended in defeat on Saturday night. The Wolves lost 2-1 in an overtime battle with their cross town rivals in front of a packed house at Detroit Skating Club....more >>

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Remaining undefeated

The Lady Wolves held onto their undefeated record by outscoring Pontiac in the second half of their home game last Friday. With the 55-46 win, the girls are now 13-0 overall. Clarkston closed the first half of the game six points behind the Lady Phoenix....more >>
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Making a big splash in tri-meet

The Wolves picked up two victories last week. The Clarkston Boys Varsity Swim team won all 12 events in a tri-meet they held at the high school on Jan. 26. They beat Berkley High School, 142-44 and Southfield, 149-29....more >>
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Born August 23rd
1883: Jonathan Wainwright, U.S. general who fought against the Japanese on Corregidor in the Philippines and was forced to surrender.
1898: Albert Claude, biologist who won the 1974 Nobel for his work on the sub-structure of the cell. He never graduated from high school.
1912: Gene Kelly, dancer, choreographer and actor.
1931: H.O. Smith, molecular biologist credited with helping 'open the door' on genetic engineering.
1934: Sonny (Christian) Jurgensen, professional football player and sports announcer.
August 23rd
in history
1863: Union batteries cease their first bombardment of Fort Sumter, leaving it a mass of rubble but still unconquered by the Northern besiegers.
1900: Booker T. Washington forms the National Negro Business League in Boston, Massachusetts.
1902: Fanny Farmer, among the first to emphasize the relationship of diet to health, opens her School of Cookery in Boston.
1914: The Emperor of Japan declares war on Germany.
1926: American film star Rudolph Valentino dies, causing world-wide hysteria and a number of suicides.