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Wolves snip Phoenix midflight

Junior Mitch Baenziger nailed a field goal with 2:28 left in the third quarter to give Clarkston a one-point lead over Pontiac. Senior Marcus Hardy added two more points to give the Wolves more edge going into the final quarter....more >>
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Baenziger fulfills dream

Every Saturday during basketball season, young aspiring basketball players ranging from 7- to 14-years-old attend the McGrath Basketball Camp run by the varsity boy's basketball team head coach, Dan Fife....more >>

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Senior Reppuhn leads in last home game

Lady Cagers celebrated the last home game of the season last Thursday honoring parents and their lone senior player, Lindsay Reppuhn. In return, the 5'5" starter opened the game against Pontiac with a 3-pointer and led the team to a 39-29 victory....more >>

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Wolves offense on fire against Farmington Hills in OAA Red

Clarkston varsity boy's basketball team erupted for a big win over the Farmington Hills Harrison Hawks on Feb. 15. Led by junior point guard Mitch Baenziger and senior forward Marcus Hardy, Clarkston took a big lead early and never looked back in their 59-33 win in the OAA Red....more >>

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Wrestlers state-bound

Six grapplers continue on to the state finals after finishing in the top four spots at MHSAA Individuals Regionals on Saturday. Jeff Sloney (130) and Matt Vandermeer (171) are returning to the finals after becoming regional champs....more >>

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Clarkston Hockey

Icers beat Birmingham United on Saturday night in the OAA tournament, 4-2. Austin Morse was the first to put the Wolves on the board, 10:18 into the first period. Adam Bruderick and Macario Torres added two more goals in the next period and Adam Seel sealed Clarkston's win in the final period....more >>
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Born September 18th
1827: John Towsend Trowbridge, poet and author of books for boys, wrote the Jack Hazzard and Toby Trafford series.
1839: John Aitken, physician and meterologist.
1895: John G. Diefenbaker, prime minister of Canada from 1957 to 1963.
1905: Greta Garbo, actress nominated for Oscars for her roles in Anna Christie and Ninotcha.
1951: Dr. Benjamin Solomon Carson, Sr., African-American neurosurgeon.
September 18th
in history
1830: Tom Thumb, the first locomotive built in the United States, loses a nine-mile race in Maryland to a horse.
1850: Congress passes the second Fugitive Slave Bill into law (the first was enacted in 1793), requiring the return of escaped slaves to their owners.Dedicated Massachusetts abolitionist Silas Soule.
1862: After waiting all day for a Union attack which never came at Antietam, Confederate General Robert E. Lee begins a retreat out of Maryland and back to Virginia.George McClellan and 'Fatal Thursday.'
1863: Union cavalry troops clash with a group of Confederates at Chickamauga Creek. Desperate stand at Chickamauga.
1874: The Nebraska Relief and Aid Society is formed to help farmers whose crops were destroyed by grasshoppers swarming throughout the American West.