Oak Ridge's Maddy Denner, right, runs to a first-place finish in the 1,600 meters final at the CIF State Track and Field Championships on Saturday, June 1, 2018 in Clovis.
Oak Ridge's Maddy Denner, right, runs to a first-place finish in the 1,600 meters final at the CIF State Track and Field Championships on Saturday, June 1, 2018 in Clovis. Eric Paul Zamora ezamora@fresnobee.com
Oak Ridge's Maddy Denner, right, runs to a first-place finish in the 1,600 meters final at the CIF State Track and Field Championships on Saturday, June 1, 2018 in Clovis. Eric Paul Zamora ezamora@fresnobee.com
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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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