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The high school football season begins this week for many programs in the Sac-Joaquin Section. Right out of the gate, some of the section's preseason contenders will face off, including No. 3 Monterey Trail on the road at No. 22 Sheldon.
Check back each week throughout the season to see who rises and falls among the section's elite.
Sac-Joaquin Section Preseason Top 25
Head coach: Paul Doherty
2018 record: 14-1
First game: Aug. 30 vs. No. 14 Jesuit
Head coach: Roger Canepa
First game: Aug. 23 vs. Clovis West (Clovis, Calif.)
Head coach: T.J. Ewing
2018 record: 12-1
First game: Aug. 23 at No. 22 SheldonGAME PREVIEW
Head coach: Terry Stark
2018 record: 11-1
First game: Aug. 23 at No. 21 Elk GroveGAME PREVIEW
Head coach: Jeff Walters
2018 record: 13-2
Head coach: Trent Merzon