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Oxford plays, wins first-ever tennis match

Oxford Girls Varsity Tennis played their first match ever against Southfield Lathrup and won 7-1. Coach Gayle Bailey said she couldn't be more excited. "We made a history," she said....more >>
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Three wins for batters

The weather slightly lifted at the beginning at last week allowing hitters to get onto the field to score three wins. The Clarkston Varsity Baseball team opened the week with a win against Rochester Adams on April 15, 8-2....more >>
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Track teams stumble against Clarkston

After many postponements due to bad weather, Oxford's Boys and Girls Track Team had their first meet of the season against the Clarkston Wolves on April 16. The boys lost to the Wolves 91 to 37....more >>
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Athlete of The Week

Sophomore Katie Hubregsen fought in the Lady Wolves' first home dual meet of the season against Seaholm. With a tied score, it came down to her court, Singles #4, to determine the winner....more >>
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On track to winning season

The Wolves dominated the track and field in their first meet of the season with wins over Oxford. Clarkston Boys Track and Field team won their meet on April 16, 91-37, while the girls team won with a 95-33 score....more >>

Wolfpack update

The Clarkston Boys Varsity Lacrosse team beat St. Frances on Saturday afternoon, 14-4. Connor Ward led the team with five goals and had two assists. Kyle O'Graddy scored three goals and had two assists; AJ Kowal, two goals; Connor Dziewit, one goal and assists; Robert Hall, Reid Kaminski and Keaton Mitchell had one goal....more >>
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Home run on Cardinals

The Lady Wolves are coming back from their first set of losses with a plan for success. "We walked away, at least I did, feeling good about what we need to do and where we need to be because we played against some really good teams," said Don Peters, head coach for Clarkston Varsity Softball team....more >>
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Blowing away Maples

The Lady Wolves needed just one more win to beat Seaholm and sophomore Katie Hubregsen served it. She beat her opponent 6-1, 6-4 in Singles #4 court, putting the Clarkston Girls Tennis team to 5-4 in the score....more >>
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Jordan Waymer runs in the 300 meter hurdles (click for larger version)
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Jordan Waymer in the 300 meter hurdles (click for larger version)
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Corey Flanders competes in the 300 meter hurdles (click for larger version)
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Arleigh Zimmerman gets a shot away (click for larger version)
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Born August 22nd
1891: Jacque Lipchitz, sculptor.
1893: Dorothy Parker, poet, satirist and founding member of the Algonquin Round Table.
1904: Deng Xiaoping, Chinese leader from 1977 to 1987, held nominal leadership position until his death in 1997.
1908: Henri Cartier-Bresson, photographer.
1917: John Lee Hooker, blues singer and guitarist.
August 22nd
in history
1922: Michael Collins, Irish politician, is killed in an ambush.
1942: Brazil declares war on the Axis powers. She is the only South American country to send combat troops into Europe.
1945: Soviet troops land at Port Arthur and Dairen on the Kwantung Peninsula in China.
1945: Conflict in Vietnam begins when a group of Free French parachute into southern Indochina, in repsonse to a successful coup by communist guerilla Ho Chi Minh.
1983: Benigno Aquino, the only real opposition on Ferdinand Marcos’ reign as president of the Philippines, is gunned down at Manila Airport.