I have been a fan, athlete, coach, official, prep editor, author, blogger, and photographer since 1953.
I have announced the NCAA West, the Pac-12, the Stanford Invitational, the Brutus Hamilton Invitational, the Mt. SAC Relays, the North Coast Section, the Sac-Joaquin Section, and the California State High School Meet.
I have attended five Olympic Games and four World Championships.
I am a U.S. Correspondent for Track and Field News.
Saturday, September 03, 2016
Steve Strangio (Mission San Jose, Fremont) and Tom Downs (Skyline, Oakland)
Steve Strangio (Mission San Jose, Fremont) and Tom Downs (Skyline HS, Oakland) at the Antioch Invitational in 1978.
Both have sons that have run high school cross country for Jesuit HS, Carmichael and Bishop O'Dowd of Oakland.