One of the Lady Kickers' goals for this season was not to have any tied games, and as time ran out against Birmingham Groves, both teams had scored one goal each. Lindsey Adams crossed the ball over to Mikayla Ferer....more >>
Lauren Sharkey cradled the ball in the net of her lacrosse stick for a moment before swinging it into the net. She added onto Andrea Kovacic's earlier goal to bring the girls into the lead against Swartz Creek, 2-1....more >>
Senior Shelby Hutchinson found a new asset for her skills she learned on the basketball court when she joined this year's girls lacrosse team. "It helped me out a lot," she said. "I brought a lot of my defense skills from basketball to use for lacrosse....more >>
Both track teams are in the midst of preparing for the MHSAA Regionals this week. As preparation the boys took on league foes at their league meet on Friday and took fifth place. "We beat a team in our league which is good especially for our young guys," said Boys Track Coach John Bennink....more >>
Seven points behind and three more innings to go - Clarkston needed to turn around the control Lapeer East had on Saturday's game. "We had some guys stand up," said Boys Varsity Baseball Coach Phil Price....more >>
The Lady Wolves took second place in the OAA Red league match on Saturday. The Girls Varsity Tennis team scored two extra points to take over the spot. Gabriella Spindler captured first place in #1 singles and Katie Brozovich in #2 singles....more >>
A gleam hit each lacrosse players eyes as they closed their game against Lake Orion on Saturday night. They cheered and hugged each other as the game ended and they beat their rivals during Clarkston's Fifth Annual Game for a Cure event, 10-4....more >>
Girls' team now 5-6 this season, Boys' team takes a 10-4 hit
Girls' team now 5-6 this season The LOHS girls' lacrosse teams hosted Troy High School, Monday, April 10. The JV Lady Dragons played hard, but lost to the Colts 12-6. Mary Thompson scored three goals and Mallory DeMott scored twice....more >>
By Andrew Moser Leader Staff Writer The Varsity Boys Baseball team showcased the true meaning of sportsmanship when they traveled to Lansing to play a doubleheader against Swartz Creek on Monday, May 17....more >>
The first-ever Flint Metro League title is within the grasp of the Varsity Softball team after they swept both Lapeer East and Swartz Creek this week. Oxford dispatched Lapeer East quickly on Friday, May 14....more >>
The Varsity Track teams closed out the Flint Metro League regular season by defeating Fenton, Lapeer East and Brandon in a quad meet at Fenton on Wednesday, May 12. The Varsity Girls claimed the regular season FML title with convincing victories over the three FML opponents, finishing the season 9-0....more >>
The Varsity Lacrosse team suffered two more losses this week against Lapeer West and Rochester United. Rochester United shut out the Wildcats 13-0 on Friday, May 14. Senior goalie Derick Stinson made eight saves for the Wildcats....more >>
1909: C. Northcote Parkinson, historian and author.
1924: William H. Gass, writer (Omensetter's Luck).
1940: Patricia Shroeder, U.S. congresswoman.
July 30th in history
1864: In an effort to penetrate the Confederate lines around Petersburg, Va. Union troops explode a mine underneath the Confederate trenches but fail to break through. The ensuing action is known as the Battle of the Crater.
1919: Federal troops are called out to put down Chicago race riots.
1938: George Eastman demonstrates his color motion picture process.
1940: A bombing lull ends the first phase of the Battle of Britain.
1960: Over 60,000 Buddhists march in protest against the Diem government in South Vietnam.