Placer High School football coach Joey Montoya seeks a sixth successive PVL championship for the Hillmen.
Placer High School football coach Joey Montoya seeks a sixth successive PVL championship for the Hillmen. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
Placer High School football coach Joey Montoya seeks a sixth successive PVL championship for the Hillmen. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
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October 05, 2017 02:53 PM

UPDATED October 06, 2017 08:06 AM

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Joe Davidson has covered sports for The Sacramento Bee since 1988. He's an award-winning authority on high school sports, specializing in going behind the scenes to report on what makes teams and athletes unique. Though Davidson has been accused of being a graduate of Del Oro, De La Salle, Elk Grove, Franklin, Grant, Granite Bay, Jesuit, Oak Ridge, Rocklin, St. Francis and many other local schools, he attended high school in Oregon, where he participated in football and track.

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