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Lady Wolves aim to add more wins in New Year

Erin Davenport kept a close watch over North Farmington's Holly Snabes as the Lady Falcons passed the ball around Clarkston's defense on Dec. 21. Snabes caught a throw from her teammates and Davenport closed in, stealing the ball in one swift movement....more >>

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Athletes of the Year

Congrats 2010 Athletes of the Week, July-Dec

July Clarkston Select Soccer Club Shadows 97, Clarkston Junior Equestrian team, Clarkston Riverdawgs 10U team, Grapplers Jeff Sloney and Matt Vandermeer *** August Sea Wolves, Hitters Rachel Vieira and Alex Favazza, Max Collins and Joey Goss, Offensive linemen - Lucas Sanders, Aaron Wright, Matt Goebel, Craig Columbo, Nick Matich and Nick McInally *** September Dancer Katie Koczak, Rider Samantha Toth, Freshman running back Ian Eriksen, Clarkston High School Equestrian team, Spiker Allison Reis *** October Kramer Kamp and J....more >>
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Eight grapplers place at Tournament of Champs

Senior Jeff Sloney faced tough opponents when he headed to Goodrich for the annual Tournament of Champs. But he took it as a grain of salt as he took second place in his 130-pound weight class....more >>
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Fioroni scores football success

Clarkston native Sam Fioroni headed into off-season training for football with good news. The sophomore at Denison University, Ohio received an honorable mention for All-North Coast Athletic Conference for his performance during the 2010 season....more >>

Grapplers sweep Oxford Invite

Oxford wrestlers survived a couple of grueling matches to sweep the annual Oxford Invite on Wednesday, Dec. 29. After breezing through their first three matches against Livonia Franklin (49-18), the Holly B team (69-12) and Durand (60-18), the Wildcats had to hold on to beat Lake Fenton 32-31 and come from behind to beat Hudson 34-33....more >>

Rayner kicks career-long 55-yard field goal

Oxford native Dave Rayner ended the Detroit Lions season with a bang, kicking a career-long 55-yard field goal in the Lions 20-13 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, Jan....more >>

Icers score another win, stay undefeated in OAA

The varsity Wildcat hockey team wasted little time getting back on track from Christmas vacation with a 4-2 victory over Royal Oak on Wednesday, Dec. 29. Sophomore Stephen Fritz led the Wildcats in scoring with three assists, while senior Tim Perks contributed two goals....more >>

Solid effort, but bowlers lose out in Davison

The Davison Doubles tournament wasn't as kind to the varsity bowlers has it has been in years past. Held in Flint, the Wildcats were only able to get one team of mixed doubles competition out of the qualifying round, and they were quickly bounced in the first round....more >>
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Born September 20th
1842: Lord James Dewar, physician who invented the vacuum flask and cordite, the first smokeless powder.
1878: Upton Sinclair, author best known today for The Jungle.
1884: Maxwell Perkins, editor, the first to publish F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway and Thomas Wolfe.
1885: Ferdinand Lamenthe (Jelly Roll Morton), jazz pianist, composer and singer, one of the first to orchestrate jazz music.
1891: Lamine Gueye, Senegalese political leader.
September 20th
in history
1853: The Allies defeat the Russians at the battle of Alma on the Crimean Peninsula.
1863: Union troops under George Thomas prevent the Union defeat at Chickamauga from becoming a rout, earning him the nickname the Rock of Chickamauga. Desperate stand at Chickamauga.
1934: Bruno Hauptmann arrested for the kidnapping and murder of the Lindbergh baby.B.F. Mahoney was the 'mystery man' behind the Ryan company that built Lindbergh's Spirit of St. Louis.
1952: Scientists confirm that DNA holds hereditary data.
1965: Seven U.S. planes are downed in one day over Vietnam.Republic Aircraft's F-105 Thunderchief, better known as the 'Thud,' was the Air Force's warhorse in Vietnam.