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Cats pound the rock on Farmington

When the time came late in Friday night's homecoming game against Farmington, every Wildcat knew what needed to be done. The score was tied at 28-28 and the Wildcats needed a long drive....more >>
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Homecoming victory, 51-0

Gridiron heroes are preparing for one of their biggest battles of the season for the league title this Friday against the Cougars. "Stoney Creek is a very good football team," said Clarkston Varsity Football Head Coach Kurt Richardson going into the game....more >>
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Swim coach looks to captains for motivation

As far as "outlook on the season," Girls Swim and Dive Coach Jacquelyn Rank is expecting this to be their "best swim and dive season yet." "We have some very talented incoming swimmers to go along with our more veteran swimmers and divers," Rank said....more >>
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Athlete of The Week

Stuart breaks tie

Sophomore Ian Stuart was the last to step onto the court against Rochester with the score 4-4, Sept. 13. Stuart admitted he began the match against Falcons' Collin Perozich for Clarkston Boys Varsity Tennis team really slow....more >>
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Cross-country looks to compete in league

Fifty-one runners makes this the largest cross country team in Oxford High School history, according to Head Coach Matt Johnson, who has 38 boys and 13 girls running this season. "The kids were excited we had to take two buses to go somewhere, which is cool," Johnson noted....more >>
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Wolves set golden history

It was a day not too many people will forget in Clarkston Boys Varsity Tennis when sophomore Alexis Haselwanter went against Farmington on Sept. 17. Haselwanter didn't lose a single point against Farmington's Yaswanth Kamety and earned Golden Match accolades....more >>
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Kickers shut down Holly, fall to Athens

The Wolves finished last week posting a 4-0 shutout against Holly on Thursday. "Our bench gave us a lift tonight," said Clarkston Boys Varsity Soccer Coach Curtis Payment. "When they went in it was a good lift and that is what a team is about....more >>

Wolfpack Update

Clarkston Girls Swim & Dive team remain undefeated after two more wins over Troy and Seaholm last week. The Lady Wolves beat Troy last Thursday, 127-59, and took first in 11 out of 12 events....more >>
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Born August 30th
1871: Ernest Rutherford, physicist who discovered and named alpha, beta and gamma radiation and was the first to achieve a man-made nuclear reaction.
1893: Huey P. Long, Louisiana politician who served as governor and U.S. senator, known as The Kingfish.
1918: Ted Williams, Hall of Fame outfielder for the Boston Red Sox, the last man to hit .400 in a season.
August 30th
in history
1932: Nazi leader Hermann Goering is elected president of the Reichstag.
1944: Ploesti, the center of the Rumanian oil industry, falls to Soviet troops.
1957: In an effort to stall the Civil Rights Act of 1957 from passing, Senator Strom Thurmond (D-S.C.) filibusters for over 24 hours. The bill passed, but Thurmond's filibuster becomes the longest in Senate history.
1961: President John F. Kennedy appoints General Lucius D. Clay as his personal representative in Berlin.
1983: Lieutenant Colonel Guion S. Bluford, Jr., becomes the first African-American astronaut to travel in space.