Central Catholic coach Roger Canepa pumps his fist after a interception and touchdown during the CIF Open Division Small School championship against San Marino at Sacramento State on Dec. 19, 2015.
Central Catholic coach Roger Canepa pumps his fist after a interception and touchdown during the CIF Open Division Small School championship against San Marino at Sacramento State on Dec. 19, 2015. Andy Alfaro Modesto Bee file
Central Catholic coach Roger Canepa pumps his fist after a interception and touchdown during the CIF Open Division Small School championship against San Marino at Sacramento State on Dec. 19, 2015. Andy Alfaro Modesto Bee file
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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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