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It's clobberin' time!

Battered Black Hawks buckle before conquering Cats

The Oxford Wildcats lit off some offensive fireworks on Friday night, erupting for nine touchdowns in a 62-7 rout of Bloomfield Hills. Coach Bud Rowley's starters played a little more than one half of the game while the Black Hawks' starters played the entire time....more >>
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Eriksen rushes Wolves to win

The gridiron heroes put their first win of the season in the books last Friday after beating West Bloomfield, 41-18. "It was good to have Ian Eriksen back," said Clarkston Varsity Football Head Coach Kurt Richardson....more >>
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New coach brings passion to the ice

Following his retirement last year after four seasons as head hockey coach for Notre Dame Prep, Oxford resident Bob Rosbury thought he would take it easy and offer a little bit of assistance to Oxford varsity team, but then his phone rang....more >>
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Athletes of The Week

Anchors in defense

The Wolves have faced tough teams the first few weeks of the season and seniors Jared D'Autremont, Mitch McCord and Jack O'Rilley have helped out in each challenge. "They are our senior anchors in defense," said Clarkston Boys Varsity Soccer Coach Curtis Payment....more >>

Booters continue winning ways

The Oxford varsity boy soccer team continues to dominate as they've increased their overall season record to 5-0 and 2-0 in the OAA Blue after a defeating North Farmington 4-2 on Sept....more >>
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DeFinis tops Adams in shutout

Six minutes is all the Wolves needed to build a lead in their home opener against Rochester Adams on Sept. 3. Senior Brad Schultz led the ball towards the Highlanders' net then passed it to junior Joey DeFinis, who put it into the left corner of the net with less than six minutes into the game....more >>
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Everest rules field

Clarkston Everest Collegiate Varsity soccer team defeated two teams last week. They opened with a 4-2 win over Allen Park Cabrini in a battle of Catholic League foes, September 5....more >>
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Spikers lose to Lake Orion in quarterfinals

The Wildcat varsity volleyball team traveled to Grand Blanc over the weekend to compete in the Grand Blanc Classic, which consisted of 14 teams. They placed second in their pool. The Cats beat Lapeer East and split with Clarkston and lost two to St....more >>

Wolfpack Update

Runners competed in the West Bloomfield/Brother Rice Invitational at Kensington Metropark on Saturday. Grant Henley led the Clarkston Boys Cross Country team in Division 1, finishing in the top 15 in the 14th spot in 17:30....more >>
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Mountaineers climb to new heights

When the Mountaineers of Everest Collegiate High School hit the gridiron for home games this year, it's on their own turf. This is the first year the high school has its own football program, said head coach Michael Pruchnicki....more >>
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Born September 20th
1878: Upton Sinclair, author best known today for The Jungle.
1884: Maxwell Perkins, editor, the first to publish F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway and Thomas Wolfe.
1885: Ferdinand Lamenthe (Jelly Roll Morton), jazz pianist, composer and singer, one of the first to orchestrate jazz music.
1891: Lamine Gueye, Senegalese political leader.
1917: Arnold Red Auerbach, second winningest basketball coach in history with 1,037 victories for the Boston Celtics.
September 20th
in history
1378: The election of Robert of Geneva as anti-pope by discontented cardinals creates a great schism in the Catholic church.
1519: Ferdinand Magellan embarks from Spain on a voyage to circumnavigate the world. Tales of the adventures that befell three conquistadores and their Moorish slave during the sixteenth century led to Spain's Francisco Výsquez de Coronado's exploration the American Southwest.
1561: Queen Elizabeth of England signs a treaty at Hamptan Court with French Huguenot leader Louis de Bourbon, the Prince of Conde. The English will occupy Le Harve in return for aiding Bourbon against the Catholics of France. Buckingham Palace is a symbol of strength and tradition.
1565: Pedro Menendez of Spain wipes out the French at Fort Caroline, in Florida.
1604: After a two-year siege, the Spanish retake Ostend, the Netherlands, from the Dutch.