A spring break getaway for Nevada Union High School football players and family turned tragic when a suspected drunken driver slammed into a car, killing two of the three passengers. Dawson Fay was the survivor. Joe Davidson
A spring break getaway for Nevada Union High School football players and family turned tragic when a suspected drunken driver slammed into a car, killing two of the three passengers. Dawson Fay was the survivor. Joe Davidson
Joe Davidson

Joe Davidson

A unique perspective on sports in the Sacramento region, from high schools to the pros

Survivor of crash that killed his high school teammates: 'This will hurt forever'

March 27, 2018 03:36 PM

About This Blog


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.

Contact Davidson at jdavidson@sacbee.com or on twitter at @SacBee_JoeD.

Facebook: Sacramento Bee High School Sports

Sports Night


Sign up to receive breaking sports news alerts and the Sports Night newsletter with late-breaking developments, stats and scores.