SWIM HONOR . . . Stanford senior Julia Smit was named the Pacific 10 Conference's December Athlete of the Month following her two world records at the Duel in the Pool in Manchester, England last month. Smit was also named the conference's November athlete of the month, giving the All-American swimmer four such honors over her career, tying her with Olympic teammate Rebecca Soni of USC (2006-09), for the all-time conference record. Smit over a two-day span in December broke two world record short course records in the individual medleys.
BASEBALL NOTE . . . Registration for Menlo-Atherton Little League, which offers six levels for boys and girls ages 5-16 (as of April 30), will continue online until January 19. Visit the league's web site at http://www.m-all.org to enroll. Play begins in late February and extends through the end of the school year. Applications received after January 19th are subject to a waiting list and a late fee of $25. Scholarships are available; contact http://email@example.com. Menlo-Atherton Little League boundaries are west of HWY 101 and east of El Camino in Menlo Park (except unincorporated Fair Oaks) and all of Atherton. There are other Little Leagues available for those living outside these boundaries. For information on the other leagues: www.cadistrict52.org.
HELP WANTED . . . Menlo-Atherton is looking for a new head football coach as well as coaches for track and field, swimming and a head frosh-soph baseball coach. Anyone interested can contact Mary Podesta at firstname.lastname@example.org or 650-322-5311 ext 5708 . . . Castilleja is looking for an assistant softball coach for this spring. Those interested should contact Athletic Director Jez McIntosh at email@example.com . . . Pinewood is looking for a head coach for boys' and girls'swimming. Contact Athletic Director Matt Stimson at 941-6044 or at firstname.lastname@example.org . . . Sacred Heart Prep is seeking an assistant boys' golf coach for the upcoming spring season as well as assistant football coaches for 2010. Interested applicants please contact AD Frank Rodriguez at email@example.com