The new all-weather track and playing surface at McClatchy High School is seen in this aerial photo. It will be used for track and field events, soccer games and football practices.
The new all-weather track and playing surface at McClatchy High School is seen in this aerial photo. It will be used for track and field events, soccer games and football practices. McClatchy High School
The new all-weather track and playing surface at McClatchy High School is seen in this aerial photo. It will be used for track and field events, soccer games and football practices. McClatchy High School
Joe Davidson

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Rain, rain, go away: McClatchy High ushers in new all-weather track, synthetic field

April 09, 2018 05:04 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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