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5 grapplers win state medals

It is the dream of every high school wrestler to qualify for the state tournament and to stand on the podium adorning a medal and All-State honors. For five Wildcat Wrestlers that dream came true after last weekend's Individual State Tournament held at the Palace of Auburn Hills....more >>
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Wolves crush Raiders

The tide had turned as Cagers went into their final quarter against North Farmington in their last home game for the season. The Raiders slowly gained on the Wolves lead and with 80 seconds left in the game had gotten within two points after scoring a 3-pointer....more >>
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Claim on third district title

Lady Cagers are making their third consecutive trip to the MHSAA Regional playoffs this week. They sealed the deal after claiming their third district championship from Oxford last Friday for a 36-17 win....more >>

Swimmers place 6th at league championships

The Oxford boys swim/dive team competed in the OAA White Division League Championships Feb. 20-22 at Bloomfield Hills HS. "We had a pretty good final night of the meet, with a sixth place out of 8 teams overall finish," said Head Coach Jacquelyn Rank....more >>
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Athletes of The Week

Cheering all the way to states

Clarkston residents helped their teammates at Pontiac Notre Dame Prep go all the way to the MHSAA Competitive Cheer Division 4 State Finals on Saturday. The team finished in second place with 765....more >>

Boys win last home game, but lose districts on road

Four seniors stepped on the home court hardwood as Wildcats for the last time as they played their final home game defeating Royal Oak 48-39. A combination of early foul trouble and very flat defense coupled with lazy-settle for three pointer offense spelled trouble for Oxford, according to boys' varsity Head Coach Paul Marfia....more >>
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Ladys Cats fall to Clarkston in districts

The Lady Wildcats finished their season Friday night with a 16-6 record and second place in the OAA White Division.  Clarkston proved too strong for Oxford down the stretch as they defeated 36-17 in the Wildcats in the district championship....more >>

Skier places 27th at states

Lars Joergens-Kokate was the only skier to represent Oxford/Holly at the Ski State Finals at Boyne Mountain Feb. 25. Kokate placed 27th out of 47 skiers in the slalom with a run time of 1:15....more >>
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Born September 16th
1893: Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, biochemist who isolated vitamin C.
1925: Charlie Byrd, jazz guitarist.
1925: B.B. King, blues guitarist.
1926: John Knowles, writer (A Separate Peace).
1950: Henry Louis Gates Jr., critic and scholar.
September 16th
in history
1945: Japan surrenders Hong Kong to Britain.RAF officer Aidan MacCarthy narrowly escaped the Nazis, spent three years in Japanese POW camps and survived the atomic bombing of Nagasaki.
1950: The U.S. 8th Army breaks out of the Pusan Perimeter in South Korea and begins heading north to meet MacArthur's troops heading south from Inchon.A year after leaving West Point, Lt. Joe Kingston was en route to Korea, where he, like a lot of others, found himself retreating and advancing in a single day.
1972: South Vietnamese troops recapture Quang Tri province in South Vietnam from the North Vietnamese Army. Lessons learned in the savage 1972 Eastertide Offensive paid off at the Battle of Khafji almost two decades later.
1974: Limited amnesty is offered to Vietnam-era draft resisters who would now swear allegiance to the United States and perform two years of public service.
1975: Administrators for Rhodes Scholarships announce the decision to begin offering fellowships to women.