Football coach Joe Cattolico, speaking with his team before a game last season, has led Sheldon High School to a 10-1 record this season which includes opening the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoffs Friday with a 27-14 victory over Modesto.
Football coach Joe Cattolico, speaking with his team before a game last season, has led Sheldon High School to a 10-1 record this season which includes opening the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoffs Friday with a 27-14 victory over Modesto. Brian Baer Special to The Sacramento Bee
Football coach Joe Cattolico, speaking with his team before a game last season, has led Sheldon High School to a 10-1 record this season which includes opening the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoffs Friday with a 27-14 victory over Modesto. Brian Baer Special to The Sacramento Bee
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How Joe Cattolico’s old-school approach has Sheldon football aiming for new heights

November 03, 2018 02:38 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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