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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 >>
Jordan Waymer runs in the 300 meter hurdles (click for larger version)
Jordan Waymer in the 300 meter hurdles (click for larger version)
Corey Flanders competes in the 300 meter hurdles (click for larger version)
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1780: Colonial patriots slaughter a loyalist group at the Battle of King's Mountain in South Carolina.
1849: Edgar Allan Poe, aged 40, dies a tragic death in Baltimore. Never able to overcome his drinking habits, he was found in a delirious condition outside a saloon that was used as a voting place.
1870: French Minister of the Interior Leon Gambetta escapes besieged Paris by balloon, reaching the French provisional government in Tours.
1913: In attempting to find ways to lower the cost of the automobile and make it more affordable to ordinary Americans, Henry Ford took note of the work of efficiency experts like Frederick Taylor, the father of scientific management. The result was the assembly line that reduced the time it took to manufacture a car, from 12 hours to 93 minutes. Visiting the Past: Automotive History.
1949: Iva Toguri D'Aquino, better known as Tokyo Rose, is sentenced to 10 years in prison for treason. American-Born Axis Sally.