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Dominate Lakers, 34-7

The crowd cheered and screamed as senior running back Joey Goss made the first touchdown of the game against West Bloomfield last Thursday night. It spiraled into success for the team as the Wolves' won their first OAA Red match-up, 34-7....more >>
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Bright light on field

Junior Conor Bright lend a boost to his team scoring five goals in the first three soccer games of the fall season. During the Clarkston High School Boys Varsity Soccer game against Traverse City Central in the Traverse City Invite, Aug....more >>
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Kieft, Jones lead kickers in OAA Red victory

The fight the Wolves had during their first half against Rochester Adams on Thursday led them to a win against the OAA Red foes. After a scoreless first half and the opponents up by one point, Clarkston came back for a 2-1 win....more >>
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Clarkston leaves Highlanders in wake

The Lady Wolves won their meet against Rochester Adams last Thursday, 94-92. The Clarkston High School Girls Varsity team finished in first place in eight of the 12 events. Megan Stelpflug and Sami Stelpflug helped two relay teams with their finishes....more >>

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Bounce back for win

Spikers left the Flushing Quad with three wins. They opened beating North Branch, 25-10 and 25-19. "It was a big win," said Clarkston Girls Varsity Volleyball Coach Kelly Avenall....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
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.
1909: Orville Wright sets an altitude record, flying at 1,600 feet. This exceeded Hubert Latham's previous record of 508 feet. Aviation Pioneer Glenn Curtiss