Elk Grove is 5-4 and looks to reach the playoffs for the 32nd time in program history. The Thundering Herd will host Sheldon on Friday.
Elk Grove is 5-4 and looks to reach the playoffs for the 32nd time in program history. The Thundering Herd will host Sheldon on Friday. Brian Baer Special to The Bee
Elk Grove is 5-4 and looks to reach the playoffs for the 32nd time in program history. The Thundering Herd will host Sheldon on Friday. Brian Baer Special to The Bee
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October 30, 2017 04:06 PM

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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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