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Looking strong after break

Cagers made an impact coming back from their holiday break ready for action taking down two teams last week. The boys opened their OAA Red match up against North Farmington last Thursday with three field goals, courtesy of seniors Mitch Baenziger and Nick Tatu....more >>
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Athlete of The Week

Ruling the court

Junior Erin Davenport has a plan every time she steps onto the court - play her hardest every minute and do what is best for the team. "She has really stepped up as a leader," said Tim Wasilk, head coach for the Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball team....more >>

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Ladies back on the court

Lady Cagers were down four points and had 40 seconds to make a difference in their game at Avondale last Thursday. Christina Jokisch scored a three-point shot to close the gap. They were able to get the ball back into their possession and Delaney Kenny scored on both her two free throw opportunities....more >>

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No snow? No problem for skiers

The sunshine and 50 degrees forecasted last week did not slow deter the Clarkston Ski teams from beginning their season. They opened with their first wins - the boys team went 2-0 for the week....more >>

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Victory on ice

Defenseman Adam Larkin led Icers on Saturday as they defeated Rochester United, 8-0. Larkin scored a hat trick to give the Wolves a boost. "It is always good when a defenseman scores a hat trick," said Clarkston Boys Varsity Hockey Head Coach Bryan Krygier....more >>
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Born October 1st
1904: Vladimir Horowitz, Russian-born American virtuoso pianist.
1924: Jimmy Carter, 39th president of the U.S. (1977-1981)
1932: Albert Collins, guitarist.
1935: Julie Andrews (Julia Elizabeth Wells), actress and singer whose films include Mary Poppins and The Sound of Music.
1946: Tim O'Brien, novelist (The Things They Carried, In the Lake of the Woods).
October 1st
in history
1942: The German Army grinds to a complete halt within the city of Stalingrad. Winter tempest in Stalingrad.
1943: British troops in Italy enter Naples and occupy Foggia airfield. The Japanese-American 442nd Regimental Combat Team fought bravely in eight major campaigns.
1944: The U.S. First Army begins the siege Aachen, Germany.
1946: Twelve Nazi war criminals are sentenced to be hanged at Nuremberg trials---Karl Donitz, Hermann Goring, Alfred Jodl, Hans Frank, Wilhelm Frick, Ernst Kaltenbrunner, Wilhelm Keitel, Joachin von Ribbentrop, Fritz Saukel, Arthur Seyss-Inquart, Julius Streicher, and Alfred Rosenberg.
1974: Five Nixon aides--Kenneth Parkinson, Robert Mardian, Nixon's Chief of Staff H.R. Haldeman, John Ehrlichman, and U.S. Attorney General John Mitchell--go on trial for conspiring to hinder the Watergate investigation.