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Cagers look foward to Southfield rematch

Cagers gave West Bloomfield their second loss in the OAA Red last Thursday, beating the home team 60-50. "Defensively we were pretty good," said long-time Clarkston Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Dan Fife....more >>
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Clarkston heads into OAA Red battle against Dragons

Icers secured second place in the OAA Red on Saturday night after they closed game against Rochester United with a 3-1 win. "I am happy with their win," said Clarkston Varsity Hockey Coach Bryan Krygier about the boys' performance....more >>
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Athletes of the Week

Soaring above the rim

The Clarkston High School Girls JV Basketball team have led the court during the first half of the season. They currently have 11 wins and have only lost one game. "We've been playing pretty well," said Mike Greve, head coach....more >>


Cagers unravel Raiders

Junior Nick Tatu led Cagers in their victory over North Farmington Friday night, handing them their first loss in the OAA Red. He scored six 3-pointers and a basket to put 22 points on the board in the 66-35 game....more >>


Stelpflug secures spot at state finals

Birmingham Groves beat Clarkston in easy fashion Thursday night 74-115, however, senior Ken Stelpflug once again qualifies for Division I time by an incredible 12 seconds in the 500 meter freestyle....more >>


Sports in a Flash - Wrestling

Five grapplers were undefeated last Wednesday while the team split their duals. Cameron Wilkie (119), Chris Calvano (152), Michael Henige (160), Matt Vandermeer (171) and Scott Devos (285) helped aid the team with points against Avondale and Rochester Adams....more >>


Sports in a Flash - Bowling

The Varsity Boys Bowling team finished fourth overall in the Oakland County Championship on Saturday. "I was extremely pleased," said Coach Rodney Pierson. "Had this been Regionals, they would have qualified for States....more >>
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Born October 4th
1919: Rene Marques, Puerto Rican playwright and short story writer.
1923: Charlton Heston, American film actor.
1928: Alvin Toffler, writer and futurist.
1941: Anne Rice, novelist.
1946: Susan Sarandon, American film actress.
October 4th
in history
1861: The Union ship USS South Carolina captures two Confederate blockade runners outside of New Orleans, La. Father John B. Tabb, an unreconstructed Rebel to the end, served the Confederacy aboard blockade runners.
1874: Kiowa leader Satanta, known as the Orator of the Plains, surrenders in Darlington, Texas. He is later sent to the state penitentiary, where he commits suicide October 11, 1878. The life of Satanta.
1905: Orville Wright pilots the first flight longer than 30 minutes. The flight lasted 33 minutes, 17 seconds and covered 21 miles. The Virginia Air and Space Center is home to the Great Aerodrome, which almost beat the Wrights into the air.
1914: The first German Zeppelin raids London. The J.V. Martin Kitten failed at intercepting Zeppelins.
1957: Sputnik 1, the first man-made satellite, is launched, beginning the space race. The satellite, built by Valentin Glushko, weighed 184 pounds and was launched by a converted Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM). Sputnik orbited the earth every 96 minutes at a maximum height of 584 miles. In 1958, it reentered the earth's atmosphere and burned up. Just nine months after President John F. Kennedy called for the U.S. to put a man on the moon before 1970, Mercury astronaut John Glenn became the first American to orbit the Earth.