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Top three finish in state

Junior Dana Olsen battled on the No. 3 Singles court against Maggie Sweeney from Grosse Pointe South in the MHSAA Tennis State Finals, June 1. She finished with a 6-0, 6-4 win and capturing the state championship in her flight....more >>
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Athlete of the Week

Fast on her feet

Erin Billette finished her running career for the Clarkston High School Girls Track & Field team hitting her personal best and making milestones. She claimed the OAA Red championship in the 1,600-meter run, crossing the finish line at 5:01....more >>
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Brother Rice rains on finals hopes

The Wolves were stopped last Wednesday on their journey to the state finals once again by their foe Brother Rice. This time the Warriors finished Clarkston's season in the MHSAA Semifinals with a 22-9 win....more >>
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Freshmen claim county championship

The depth of the Lady Wolves was proven when they captured first place at the 36th Annual Freshman Oakland County Track and Field Invitational, May 25. They scored 103 points during the meet....more >>
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Trophies won in tournament

The Michigan Impact U13 Boys Blue team placed second in the Pacesetter Soccer Invitational in Sylvania, Ohio, during the Memorial Day weekend....more >>

Fun and fundamentals at summer camps

Spend the summer active and learning more about sports. Here are just a few offerings from Clarkston. Please check www.clarkston.k12.mi.us/athletics for more!...more >>
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Born September 23rd
1800: William Holmes McGuffey, educator famous for his book Eclectic Readers.
1838: Victoria Chaflin Woodhull, the first woman presidential candidate (1872) in the United States.
1863: Mary Church Terrell, educator and civil rights advocate.
1865: Emmuska Orczy, baroness and author of The Scarlet Pimpernel.
1889: Walter Lippmann, journalist, one of the founders of The New Republic Magazine in 1914.
September 23rd
in history
1945: The first American dies in Vietnam during the fall of Saigon to French forces.Much later, U.S. complicity in the overthrow of South Vietnam's president made it impossible to stay uninvolved in the war.
1952: Richard Nixon responds to charges of a secret slush fund during his 'Checkers Speech.'
1954: East German police arrest 400 citizens as U.S. spies.
1967: Soviets sign a pact to send more aid to Hanoi.Almost flawless in execution, the daring rescue raid at the Son Tay prison camp deep within North Vietnam lacked only one essential ingredient--POWs.
1973: Juan Peron is re-elected president of Argentina after being overthrown in 1955.