Athletes run in the boys 4x100 relay preliminary event at the CIF State Track and Field Championships at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Clovis on Friday, June 2, 2017.
Athletes run in the boys 4x100 relay preliminary event at the CIF State Track and Field Championships at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Clovis on Friday, June 2, 2017. Craig Kohlruss The Fresno Bee
Athletes run in the boys 4x100 relay preliminary event at the CIF State Track and Field Championships at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Clovis on Friday, June 2, 2017. Craig Kohlruss The Fresno 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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