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Cats clinch playoff berth!

The Oxford football fans that traveled to Bloomfield Hills last Friday were treated to another spectacular outing by all-everything quarterback Glacier Wallington who led the Wildcats to a 35-14 victory and a berth in the state playoffs....more >>

Winning streak continues

It took a 62-yard run to wake up Clarkston's gridiron heroes last Friday night at Lake Orion High School in their 42-7 win. The long touchdown run didn't come from Clarkston but Dragons' Matt Krause three minutes into the game....more >>

Wolves win shootout for district title

It was a battle until the end - and the end result was claiming their second consecutive MHSAA District title last Saturday with a win 2-1 over Walled Lake Northern. "It was a heavy-weight battle," said Clarkston Boys Varsity Soccer Coach Curtis Payment....more >>

Booters win district finals

Over the weekend the Wildcat booters claimed district finals after a 2-1 over the Grand Blanc Bobcats. Oxford's Nick Wright scored off a header from a throw-in from Greg Knox that was flicked on by Devan deJong....more >>

Matisse rewrites history

Athlete of the Week

Sophomore Alex Matisse finished his tennis season with the Clarkston Boys Varsity Tennis team after going 1-1 at the state finals last week. He was the only Wolf to individually qualify for the state championships in the last 20 years....more >>

Lady Cat swimmers dive into another win

By Trevor Keiser Leader Staff Writer The Lady Cat Swim and Dive team took a 145-34 win over Hazel Park in their last home meet of the season, improving their record to 5 1 in the league and 5 3 overall....more >>

Lady Wolves win tourney, league

History was made on Saturday as Clarkston's spikers won the sixth annual Beast of the East tournament. It was the first time the Lady Wolves won the event. "It was our focus this week," said Clarkston Varsity Volleyball Coach Kelly Pinner....more >>
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Born October 23rd
1844: Sarah Bernhardt, French actress.
1869: John Heisman, American college football coach for whom the Heisman Trophy is named.
1925: Johnny Carson, American television personality who hosted the Tonight Show.
1940: Pele, legendary Brazilian soccer player who scored 1,281 goals in 22 years
1942: Michael Crichton, writer (Jurassic Park, The Andromeda Strain).
October 23rd
in history
1952: The Nobel Prize for Medicine is awarded to Ukranian-born microbiologist Selmart A. Waksman for his discovery of an effective treatment of tuberculosis.
1954: In Paris, an agreement is signed providing for West German sovereignty and permitting West Germany to rearm and enter NATO and the Western European Union.
1973: A U.N. sanctioned cease-fire officially ends the Yom Kippur war between Israel and Syria. Sacrificial stand in the Golan Heights.
1983: A truck filled with explosives, driven by a Moslem terrorist, crashes into the U.S. Marine barracks in Beirut, Lebanon. The bomb kills 237 Marines and injures 80. Almost simultaneously, a similar incident occurs at French military headquarters, where 58 die and 15 are injured.
4004: According to 17th century divine James Ussher, Archbishop of Armagh, and Dr. John Lightfoot of Cambridge, the world was created on this day, a Sunday, at 9 a.m.