McClatchy girls basketball coach Jeff Ota will lead the Lions when they host St. Mary’s in a Sac-Joaquin Section Division I semifinal Tuesday in Sacramento.
McClatchy girls basketball coach Jeff Ota will lead the Lions when they host St. Mary’s in a Sac-Joaquin Section Division I semifinal Tuesday in Sacramento. Randall Benton Sacramento Bee file
McClatchy girls basketball coach Jeff Ota will lead the Lions when they host St. Mary’s in a Sac-Joaquin Section Division I semifinal Tuesday in Sacramento. Randall Benton Sacramento Bee file

Joe Davidson has covered sports for The Sacramento Bee since 1988 and is award-winning authority on high school sports, specializing in going behind the scenes. Davidson was a high school athlete in Oregon, where he participated in football and track.