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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 August 28th
1882: Belle Benchley, the first female zoo director in the world, who directed the Zoological Gardens of San Diego.
1896: Liam O'Flaherty, Irish novelist and short-story writer.
1903: Bruno Bettelheim, Austrian psychologist, educator of autistic and emotionally disturbed children.
1908: Roger Tory Peterson, author of the innovative bird book A Field Guide to Birds.
1925: Donald O'Connor, entertainer (Singin' in the Rain, Anything Goes).
August 28th
in history
1941: The German U-boat U-570 is captured by the British and renamed Graph
1944: German forces in Toulon and Marseilles, France, surrender to the Allies.
1945: Chinese communist leader Mao Tse-Tung arrives in Chunking to confer with Nationalist leader Chiang Kai-Shek in a futile effort to avert civil war.
1963: One of the largest demonstrations in the history of the United States, the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, takes place and reaches its climax at the base of the Lincoln Memorial when Dr. Martin Luther King delivers his I have a dream speech.
1965: The Viet Cong are routed in the Mekong Delta by U.S. forces, with more than 50 killed.