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Lady kickers are new but look promising on field

By Tahra Gribbin Review Intern The Lake Orion High School Girl's Varsity Soccer team kicked off their pre-season in a tournament last Saturday, March 24. Head Coach Randy McCoy is a math teacher at Lake Orion High School....more >>
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Girls LAX team roars in debut game

It was an historic night at Wildcat Stadium Monday as Oxford High School's girls lacrosse team played its debut game as a full-fledged varsity sport. And what a debut it was as the team stomped Walled Lake United 19-4....more >>
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Lady Wolves fall in opener

Lady Kickers headed back to the field under the bright sun and cold wind on Monday afternoon. After the season opener ended in a loss to Waterford Kettering, 1-0, practice would serve as the place to work on a few techniques....more >>
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Girls LAX is young but trained, talented, ready

Some high school sports teams often struggle for support in certain areas, be it enrollment, coaches, or equal varsity and JV support. Fortunately for the girls of Lake Orion High Schools Lacrosse teams, running the team is a family affair....more >>
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High-flying Hillebrand sets pole vault record

Oxford High School senior Sarah Hillebrand set the Oakland County Indoor Pole Vault record at the Oakland County Indoor Track Championships held March 22 at Macomb Community College....more >>
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Athletes of The Week

Going for a 3-peat

The stage was set for the third time as players from Our Lady of the Lakes stepped onto the court at Breslin Center at Michigan State University in East Lansing for the third consecutive time, March 17....more >>
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Grad named All-American

Clarkston High School 2011 graduate Matt Vandermeer finished his first wrestling season at Lake Erie College as All-American, March 10. He finished in sixth place at the NCAA Division II Wrestling Championships at Colorado State University University -Pueblo....more >>
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Born March 2nd
1904: Henry Dreyfuss, industrial designer of everything from telephones to the interior of the Boeing 707.
1904: Theodor Seuss Geisel [Dr. Seuss], author of numerous children's books including The Cat in the Hat and Green Eggs and Ham.
1923: Doc Watson, singer and guitarist.
1931: Mikhail Gorbachev, Secretary General of the Soviet Union. Responsible for restructuring the Soviet economy (perestroika) and openness and information (glasnost).
1942: John Irving, novelist (The World According to Garp).
March 2nd
in history
1955: Claudette Colvin refuses to give up her seat in Montgomery, Alabama, nine months before Rosa Parks' famous arrest for the same offense.
1956: France grants independence to Morocco.
1965: More than 150 U.S. and South Vietnamese planes bomb two bases in North Vietnam in the first of the Rolling Thunder raids.
1968: The siege of Khe Sanh ends in Vietnam, the U.S. Marines stationed there are still in control of the mountain top.
1973: Federal forces surround Wounded Knee, South Dakota, which is occupied by members of the militant American Indian Movement who are holding at least 10 hostages.