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Blue Jays swallow Cats

The Oxford Wildcats had too many missed opportunities against the best team in the OAA White Division on Friday and lost 21-0 to the Southfield Blue Jays. Oxford fell to 2-4 overall and 2-3 in league play in a game that saw the Wildcats come oh-so-close to the end zone twice only to see the Blue Jays march downfield on their subsequent possessions for scores....more >>
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Wolves' eye win over Troy

The gridiron heroes are gearing up this week to continue their control on the OAA Red and clinch their playoff spot. The boys head to Troy (2-4, 2-3 OAA Red) and Kurt Richardson, Clarkston Varsity Football head coach, isn't taking the numbers in their record lightly....more >>
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Athletes of The Week

Leading the way

When the Clarkston Girls Swim and Dive team beat Seaholm for the first time in Lady Wolves history on Sept. 17 senior captains Kathryn Culver, Jessica Moster, Sivhaun Sera, Sami Stelpflug and Natalie Vela helped to lead the way....more >>
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Spikers score first win in OAA Red

Emily Malinowski and Katie Chadwell blocked the incoming volleyball from North Farmington, sending it back over the net. The Lady Raiders were unable to return it - giving Wolves another point to boost them to 6-0 in the third game last Thursday at Clarkston High School....more >>

Wolves clinch league

Twelve long years have passed since the Wolves won the league title and they broke the streak last Thursday earning a share of the OAA White title. "It was a major accomplishment for us," said Clarkston Boys Varsity Tennis Coach Chas Claus....more >>
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Kickers shut down Cougars

The last home game was eventful for the kickers on Oct. 1 - they celebrated 30 years of Clarkston soccer, it was the first alumni night, and they had a huge win over a league foe as they shut out Stoney Creek 2-0....more >>

Wolfpack Update

Swimmers took second place at the Oakland County meet on Saturday at Lake Orion with 244 points. Farmington Hills Mercy took first place with 429 points. and Birmingham Marian took third with 220....more >>
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Born October 2nd
1879: Wallace Stevens, poet.
1890: Julius Henry 'Groucho' Marx, comedian, one of the five Marx brothers (the others being Chico, Harpo, Zeppo and Gummo).
1900: William A. 'Bud' Abbot, comedian, the straight man to Lou Costello.
1901: Roy Campbell, poet (The Flaming Terrapin).
1904: Graham Greene, novelist (The Power and The Glory, The Heart of the Matter).
October 2nd
in history
1535: Having landed in Quebec a month ago, Jacques Cartier reaches a town, which he names Montreal.
1862: An Army under Union General Joseph Hooker arrives in Bridgeport, Alabama to support the Union forces at Chattanooga. Chattanooga's Lookout Mountain provides a dramatic setting for the Civil War's battle above the clouds.
1870: The papal states vote in favor of union with Italy. The capital is moved from Florence to Rome.
1871: Morman leader Brigham Young, 70, is arrested for polygamy. He was laterconvicted, but the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the conviction. Disappointed Army officer Patrick Connor wanted to be back East fighting Rebels. Instead, he found himself in the bitter cold along icebound Bear Creek, near today's Utah-Idaho border.
1879: A dual alliance is formed between Austria and Germany, in which the two countries agree to come to the other's aid in the event of aggression.