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Clarkston snip Falcons in mid-flight

Zach Collins watched as Rochester's quarterback Nick Bradley kept looking at the receiver. Collins anticipated what was going to happen next - a pass to close Rochester's drive on the Wolves' endzone....more >>
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Athletes of the Week

Kings on the court

Senior Kramer Kamp and junior J.P. Budzinski left Romeo High School's tennis courts feeling good on Sept. 25. They had won their flights during the Van Dyke Invitational for the second consecutive year and took home the championships, Kamp for Singles #3 and Budzinski for Singles #4....more >>

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Runners use speed and endurance to lead invitational

The Boys Cross Country team picked up their speed on the rainy trail during the Hanson Invitational on Saturday to win it. They finished in first place out of 14 teams with 84 points....more >>
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Wolves add two to win column

Kickers were quick on their feet after Oxford put their first point on the board during last Thursday's game. The Wolves still had a lead over their visitors, 3-1, but from past experience they knew they had to respond....more >>

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Sports in a Flash

Spiker remain undefeated in league play after their wins over Troy and Bloomfield Hills Lahser. The Girls Varsity Volleyball team began the week against Troy on Sept. 28, winning 25-13, 25-15, 25-10....more >>
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Homecoming shut-out!

"The minute we start becoming satisfied with what we've done, we're in trouble," said Chris Bell With that in mind, the head coach and his Dragon football team are on well on their way to finishing a perfect season, after Friday's homecoming 45-0 victory over Troy....more >>
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Lady swimmers make splash in rebuilding season

Last weekend the lady swimmers and divers competed in the annual Oakland County Championships held at Waterford Mott High School. The dragons finished 12th overall with several outstanding efforts by both swimmers and divers....more >>

Dragon athletics on the run

Cross country, Boys' soccer, Boys' tennis, Volleyball, Girls' golf

Cross country The boys' cross country team raced to first place at the 2nd OAA Cross Country Jamboree, held Tuesday, Sept. 28 at Stoney Creek Metro Park.  LO won by a mere four points over Seaholm and the rest of the league, with 45 points....more >>
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Another tough loss

By Dan Shriner Foot Correspondent Several of the Oxford Wildcat's losses this season in football have been deceptive. The Cats have often played well but have been victimized by big plays or suffered breakdowns for short periods of time....more >>

X-country teams take 2nd, 3rd at jamboree

So far the Varsity Cross Country teams have shown that they can hang with the best in the Oakland Activities Association. In the second OAA jamboree on Sept. 28, the girls placed second while the boys finished third....more >>
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Wolves devour Wildcats 6-2

Oxford's Varsity Soccer team came up short in a Oakland Activities Association crossover game against Clarkston on Thursday, Sept. 30. The Wildcats were defeated 6-2 by the Wolves....more >>

Swimmers set school records

Oxford swimmers had a good day at the pool during the Oakland County swim meets as they set two school records during the meet. The first record that fell was in the 200 Medley Relay, where the team of senior Jenna Mallard, sophomore Laura Zorle, freshman Haley Kornburger and junior Amanda delaPaz time of 2:03....more >>

Spikers stay undefeated

The Varsity volleyball team downed another Oakland Activities Association team this past week to remain undefeated in the OAA White. Birmingham Groves made the trek up to Oxford on Tuesday, Sept....more >>
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Born July 23rd
1891: Haile Selassi, Emperor of Ethiopia.
1906: Marston Bates, American zoologist, author (The Nature of Natural History).
1939: Nicholas Gage, journalist and author (Eleni).
1940: John Nichols, novelist and essayist (The Milagro Beanfield War).
1944: Lisa Alther, novelist (Kinflicks).
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in history
1863: Bill Andeson and his Confederate Bushwackers gut the railway station at Renick, Missouri.
1865: William Booth founds the Salvation Army.
1868: The 14th Amendment is ratified, granting citizenship to African Americans.
1885: Ulysses S. Grant dies of throat cancer at the age of 63.
1894: Japanese troops take over the Korean imperial palace.