Pleasant Valley head coach Tim Keating hugs Kevin Kremer, right, while celebrating their 70-65 win over Notre Dame High School in the boy's Division III high school championship basketball game Saturday, March 24, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif.
Pleasant Valley head coach Tim Keating hugs Kevin Kremer, right, while celebrating their 70-65 win over Notre Dame High School in the boy's Division III high school championship basketball game Saturday, March 24, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Rich Pedroncelli AP Photo
Pleasant Valley head coach Tim Keating hugs Kevin Kremer, right, while celebrating their 70-65 win over Notre Dame High School in the boy's Division III high school championship basketball game Saturday, March 24, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Rich Pedroncelli AP Photo
Joe Davidson

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How Pleasant Valley made CIF history at Golden 1, and why it matters for Chico

March 24, 2018 07:53 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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