Elk Grove is 4-4 and should reach the playoffs with one win in its last two games. However, the Thundering Herd’s upcoming opponents aren’t easy ones: at No. 8 Franklin and home for No. 9 Sheldon.
Elk Grove is 4-4 and should reach the playoffs with one win in its last two games. However, the Thundering Herd’s upcoming opponents aren’t easy ones: at No. 8 Franklin and home for No. 9 Sheldon. Brian Baer Special to The Bee
Elk Grove is 4-4 and should reach the playoffs with one win in its last two games. However, the Thundering Herd’s upcoming opponents aren’t easy ones: at No. 8 Franklin and home for No. 9 Sheldon. Brian Baer Special to The Bee
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October 23, 2017 07:00 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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