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Dragons are tops in OAA Blue

It's official. The Lake Orion boys basketball team is the team to beat in the OAA Blue Division. The Dragons have met and slain the teams considered to be among the Blue Division's best and now sport a 5-0 record in division play and lead by two games over Farmington Harrison....more >>
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Winterfest win a close one for Wildcats

What started out looking like a losing battle turned into a hard-fought 63-60 win in a tough Gold OAA Conference game between the Oxford boys varsity basketball team and Birmingham Andover on Friday, Feb....more >>
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Challenges overcome on court

With less than a month until post-season, cagers have come a long way. "We are a lot better now than we were at the beginning of the season," said Dan Fife, long-time head coach for Clarkston Boys Varsity Basketball....more >>

Lady Cats continue to dominate court with win over Groves

The Oxford girls varisity basketball team continues to dominate the court as they beat Birmingham Groves 57-36 on Jan. 31 bringing their overall record to 13-2 and their league record in the OAA White to 11-1....more >>
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Athletes of The Week

Kings of the lanes

The Wolves have taken over their league, remaining undefeated and ranked eighth in the state. "We have had an awesome year," said Lenny Kersten, a coach for the Clarkston Bowling Program....more >>

Mixed week on the slopes for ski team

Both the boys' and girls' varsity ski teams won against Flint Powers and loss against Grand Blanc this past week. The boys beat Powers 30-49. Greg Schultz led the way on the slalom with a run time of 55....more >>
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Girls Varsity holding onto lead for title

The Lady Wolves added one more win in the OAA Red last Thursday to remain undefeated and in first place for the title. This time they took down Troy for the second time, 62-35. "We had the same game plan as we did last time," said Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball Head Coach Tim Wasilk....more >>

Swim team has strong showing at county meet

This past Saturday, the Oxford Swim and Dive team competed at the Oakland County Championships at Lake Orion High School. Friday night was the diving competition and Saturday was the swimming portion....more >>

Wins for swim

The Wolves took seventh place in the Oakland County Boys Swimming and Diving Championships on Saturday in Lake Orion. The boys took fifth place in the 200-yard medley relay and sixth in the 200-yard freestyle relay....more >>

Bowling teams continue to shine

On Thursday, Jan 31, Oxford Wildcats hosted the Trojans of Livonia Clarenville. The Clarenceville girls' team would prove no match for the Wildcats. The Girls Varsity team from Oxford won 28-2....more >>
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Fire needed on ice, coach says

With less than 40 seconds on the clock junior Alex Propson scored on a long shot to the net. It was the Wolves lone goal for the game against Romeo in their OAA/MAC Showcase last Saturday as they lost, 4-1....more >>

Wolfpack Update

Clarkston Varsity Cheerleading team took first place at the OAA White Jamboree #3 on Saturday. Clarkston scored a total of 718.74 points. They scored 215.1 in the first round; 211....more >>
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Born September 3rd
1875: Ferdinand Porsche, automotive engineer, designer of the Volkswagen in 1934 and the Porsche sports car in 1950.
1894: Richard Niebuhr, theologian.
1907: Carl Anderson, physicist and 1936 Nobel prize winner for his discovery of the positron.
1914: Dixie Lee Ray, Chair of the Atomic Energy Commission who received the U.N. Peace Prize in 1977.
1927: Hugh Sidey, news correspondent and author of John F. Kennedy, President.
September 3rd
in history
1650: The English under Cromwell defeat a superior Scottish army under David Leslie at the Battle of Dunbar.
1777: The American flag (stars & stripes), approved by Congress on June 14th, is carried into battle for the first time by a force under General William Maxwell.
1783: The Treaty of Paris is signed by Great Britain and the new United States, formally bringing the American Revolution to an end.
1838: Frederick Douglass escapes slavery disguised as a sailor. He would later write The Narrative Life of Frederick Douglass, his memoirs about slave life. At Douglass' home in Washington, D.C., visitors can learn about his successes--and his disappointments.
1855: General William Harney defeats Little Thunder's Brule Sioux at the Battle of Blue Water in Nebraska.