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Dragon golfers end shy of state tournament

By Gabriel Ouzounian Review Co-Editor For the second year in a row the Dragons of the links have fallen just short of qualifying for the state finals. Orion playing in the regional tournament on June 7 and finished fourth - just two strokes behind Midland Dow, but the loss did not detract from Head Coach Monty Gallaher's belief that his 2012 team was probably one of the best teams he's ever had....more >>
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Wrestler trains for tournament

Grappler Nick Vandermeer is training and prepping after earning a spot on the Michigan USA Junior National Wrestling team. He is heading to the junior duals in Oklahoma City next week - a huge national team tournament....more >>

Athletes of The Week

Wolves' top honorees

Megan Hastings and Matt Dellinger finished their high school career honored as Senior Athletes of the Year. Dellinger opened the year in the fall season filling in for multiple positions for the Clarkston Wolves Varsity Football team....more >>
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Consistancy a problem with Dragons girls softball

Another year has ended for the girls softball team and despite an overall abundance of skill, the team simply couldn't maintain a consistency. The final game ended with a 8-0 loss to Clarkston during the June 4 District semi-finals....more >>
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Athletes of The Week

Dancing into finals

The Lady Wolves were prepping for their MHSAA Tennis State Finals and practicing hitting tennis balls back and forth to their teammates Then they stopped, they spun around going to the ground and jumped back up....more >>

Swing away

Young hitters took to the fields last week for Baseball Camps with Clarkston High School Coach Phil Price. They focused on the fundamentals of the game including throwing, catching, fielding, base running and rules of the game....more >>
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Fieldhouse groundbreaking at Clarkston High

Construction has begun on the Clarkston High School fieldhouse after their groundbreaking last Friday. "We had a lot of hurdles to jump over and knock down," said Kurt Richardson, head coach of the Clarkston Wolves Varsity Football team....more >>
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Bark of the 'Dawgs!

The Clarkston Riverdawgs 8U are on a roll in their first season. One of their highlights was taking first place in their first baseball tournament - Capital Kickoff Classic, May 13....more >>
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Over the net

Girls filled the Clarkston High School gym last week perfecting their volleyball skills and learning new techniques. The Volleyball Clinic was held by Kelly Avenall, head coach of the Clarkston Girls Varsity Volleyball team and her staff....more >>

Outstanding athlete

Cross country and track athlete Andrew Chaffee of Clarkston earned a Bluffton University A.C. Burcky Award for outstanding senior male athlete. Chaffee, who parents are Martin and Jill Chaffee of Clarkston, is a business administration major with a concentration in international business and accounting....more >>

Track Camp coming in July

Ready to run and jump - the Track Camp is coming. The camp is open to kids entering fourth through ninth grade and is July 16-19 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Clarkston Girls Track & Field Head Coach John Yorke, his staff and varsity athletes will teach kids the fundamentals and enjoyment of track and field....more >>
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Born October 20th
1891: Sir James Chadwick, physicist who won the Nobel Prize for discovering the neutron.
1901: Adelaide Hall, cabaret singer.
1925: Art Buchwald, humorist.
1931: Mickey Mantel, baseball great who played for the New York Yankees
1932: Michael McClure, beat poet.
October 20th
in history
1870: The Summer Palace in Beijing, China, is burnt to the ground by a Franco-British expeditionary force.
1903: The Joint Commission, set up on January 24 by Great Britain and the United States to arbitrate the disputed Alaskan boundary, rules in favor of the United States. The deciding vote is Britain's, which embitters Canada. The United States gains ports on the panhandle coast of Alaska.
1904: Bolivia and Chile sign a treaty ending the War of the Pacific. The treaty recognizes Chile's possession of the coast, but provides for construction of a railway to link La Paz, Bolivia, to Arica, on the coast.
1924: Baseball's first 'colored World Series' is held in Kansas City, Mo. The talented athletes of the negro leagues.
1938: Czechoslovakia, complying with Nazi policy, outlaws the Communist Party and begins persecuting Jews. The unprecedented Nuremberg Trial.