West Campus players Gabriella Rones, left, Anthonya Sanchez and Namiko Adams celebrate their CIF State Division IV girls basketball title last year at Golden 1 Center. The Kings' arena will continue to host the high school through 2021 under a deal announced Monday.
West Campus players Gabriella Rones, left, Anthonya Sanchez and Namiko Adams celebrate their CIF State Division IV girls basketball title last year at Golden 1 Center. The Kings' arena will continue to host the high school through 2021 under a deal announced Monday. Randall Benton Sacramento Bee file
West Campus players Gabriella Rones, left, Anthonya Sanchez and Namiko Adams celebrate their CIF State Division IV girls basketball title last year at Golden 1 Center. The Kings' arena will continue to host the high school through 2021 under a deal announced Monday. Randall Benton Sacramento Bee file
Joe Davidson

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Why Golden 1 Center will continue to host the CIF state basketball finals

March 05, 2018 06:55 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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