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Wolves head into break strong

The Wolves added two wins to their overall record last week by defeating Haslett and University of Detroit - Jesuit High School. "I am very happy with the way they played and how they approached the week," said Clarkston Boys Varsity Lacrosse Head Coach Brian Kaminskas....more >>
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Soccer team to kick-off season with new coach

Lady Wildcat Varsity Soccer is ready to kick off a new season, according to new Head Coach Robert Euashka, who was hired to take over the program last November. "You will see a much more composed team on the ball that plays fast and looks to exploit gaps with speed on the widths....more >>
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Racing into first

Clarkstonites had mixed feelings about all the snow this winter but not skier Derek Van Itallie. All the snow meant the Clarkston High School junior could hit the slopes and help his fellow skiers on the Wolves' Boys Varsity Ski team quality for state finals....more >>
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Expect to see 'exciting things' from girls LAX team, coach says

Head Coach Tim Bausack is "expecting to see exciting things this season" from his Lady Wildcats on the Lacrosse field. "We are working towards being better at all the things that are fun to watch as a spectator," he said....more >>
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Lady Cat softball players ready to take the field

While the Lady Cats might be young out on field, new Varsity Softball Coach Jessica Granger believes "by the end of the season there will be a huge amount of growth and learning take place....more >>

Liquid Lightning girls break record at state championships

Liquid Lightning's swim team smashed a 17- year-old record in the girls 11-12 200 medley relay with a time of 1:52.07 at the 2014 Michigan Short Course State Championships March 8-10 at the Oakland University Aquatic Center....more >>
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Born July 31st
1912: Milton Friedman, Nobel Prize-winning economist.
1919: Primo Levi, Italian writer and scientist (Survival in Auschwitz).
1921: Whitney Young, Jr., civil rights leader and executive director of the National Urban League.
1928: Horace Silver, jazz pianist, composer and bandleader.
1951: Evonne Goolagong, Australian tennis player.
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1790: The U.S. Patent Office opens.
1875: Former president Andrew Johnson dies at the age of 66.
1882: Belle and Sam Starr are charged with horse stealing in the Indian territory.
1891: Great Britain declares territories in Southern Africa up to the Congo to be within their sphere of influence.
1904: The Trans-Siberian railroad connecting the Ural mountains with Russia's Pacific coast, is completed.