Folsom coach Kris Richardson celebrates with his team after their 49-42 win over Helix of La Mesa in the CIF Division I-AA state title game at Hornet Stadium at Sacramento State on Friday.
Folsom coach Kris Richardson celebrates with his team after their 49-42 win over Helix of La Mesa in the CIF Division I-AA state title game at Hornet Stadium at Sacramento State on Friday. Brian Baer Special to The Bee
Folsom coach Kris Richardson celebrates with his team after their 49-42 win over Helix of La Mesa in the CIF Division I-AA state title game at Hornet Stadium at Sacramento State on Friday. Brian Baer Special to The Bee
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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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