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Cats lose close one to Harrison

Three weeks into the season and the Oxford Wildcats are looking at an uphill battle to challenge for a state playoff berth. While Coach Bud Rowley acknowledged to his team that their backs are against the wall, he is confident they will rebound from a tough 28-25 loss last week to Farmington Hills Harrison....more >>
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Home opener at Homecoming

Our gridiron heroes are preparing for a big week after their 34-13 win over Rochester last Friday. This week the Wolves are coming back to Clarkston High School stadium for their home opener and Homecoming game....more >>
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Athletes of The Week

Ruling the trails

The Wolves finished their first two events in Michigan Scholastic Cycling Association in first place. The cyclists began with a win at Addison Oaks Fall Classic, Sept. 8. "I was happy so many kids showed up and really did their best," said Lisa Loetzner, parent volunteer....more >>
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Equestrian team earns 13th straight district title

The Oxford High School Equestrian Team may have easily earned its 13th straight district championship, but the road to being back-to-back state champions is just beginning. The Wildcats secured the Michigan Interscholastic Horsemanship Association District II Division A Championship at the Armada Fairgrounds Saturday....more >>

Cross country starts out strong

The Wildcats Cross Country runners got themselves off to a good start on Sept. 7 at West Bloomfield as both the boys and girls took first place in Division 2. "Even though we're a Division 1 school now they kept us in the Division two to try and keep a big enough pool of teams to race against each other," said Head Coach Matt Johnson....more >>

Wolves sink Berkley, Goodrich

Kickers are looking forward to an exciting week as they host their Youth Soccer Night on Thursday. "We are expecting a big crowd and have fun events planned," said Clarkston Boys Varsity Soccer Coach Curtis Payment....more >>
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Victory in Flushing

Spikers spent Saturday going undefeated and winning the Flushing Invitational. They beat Davison in the final game to win the tournament and to also top their sixth team for the day....more >>

Booters keep kicking wins

The boy's varsity soccer continues to demand respect on the field as they recorded two more wins last week bringing their record to 3-0 in OAA Blue and 7-0 on the season. On Sept....more >>

Girls swim opens season 2-1

Last Tuesday, the Oxford girls swim team traveled to Berkley High School for a double dual meet against Berkley and Ferndale. Oxford lost to Berkley 105 81 and beat Ferndale 136 40, which puts them 2-1 on the season and 1 1 in the league....more >>

Tennis beats league foes

The Wolves only needed one more win to beat Rochester as Ian Stuart took to the court. The win wouldn't be easy as Stuart took on not only wet weather but a few court changes. He lost the first set against Falcons' Collin Perozich, 4-6....more >>

Runners on pace for wins

Runners finished in third place at the Chesaning Invitational last Thursday. "We showed improvement," said Clarkston Boys Cross Country Coach Mike Taylor. "Part of it was due to weather - the temperature dropped....more >>
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Born August 29th
1915: Ingrid Bergman, Oscar winning actress famous whose films include Casablanca and Anastasia.
1920: Charlie Bird Parker, self-taught jazz saxophonist, pioneer of the new cool movement.
1924: Dinah Washington, singer known in the 50s as Queen of the Harlem Blues.
1927: Marion Williams, gospel singer.
1958: Michael Jackson, pop singer, entertainer.
August 29th
in history
1793: Slavery is abolished in Santo Domingo.
1862: Union General John Pope's army is defeated by a smaller Confederate force at the Second Battle of Bull Run.
1882: Australia defeats England in cricket for the first time. The following day a obituary appears in the Sporting Times addressed to the British team.
1942: The American Red Cross announces that Japan has refused to allow safe conduct for the passage of ships with supplies for American prisoners of war.
1945: U.S. airborne troops are landed in transport planes at Atsugi airfield, southwest of Tokyo, beginning the occupation of Japan.