pstyle:newitem>PREP ALUMS . . . Palo Alto High grad Caroline Martin is making an impact for Connecticut College in only her first season. Martin had 19 kills in a 3-2 win over Amherst College on Saturday as the Camels improved to 5-2 in the NESCAC (14-2 overall). A night earlier in 3-1 win over Trinity College, Martin had 13 kills, three aces and 12 digs.Also contributing for Connecticut College is Menlo School grad Anelise Hohl. The sophomore had 10 kills and hit.625 in the victory on Saturday . . . Senior outside hitter Allison Whitson from Palo Alto knocked down 19 kills and hit .302 to help UC Davis post a 25-23, 25-21, 25-20 sweep of host UC Irvine in Big West Conference action on Saturday night.The Aggies even their overall record to 9-9 and improve to 3-2 in conference matches. Whitson committed just six hitting errors on 43 swings en route to her .302 average. On Friday, Whitson recorded a match-high 20 kills with 16 digs but UC Davis was unable to hold off Long Beach State after the first set, losing 19-25, 25-19, 25-22 and 25-19 in Big West Conference action. For the weekend, Whitson finished with 39 kills and 24 digs in seven sets . . . In Cambridge, Mass., Sacred Heart Prep grad Jesse Ebner had eight kills, four digs and two block assists in a starting role to help Yale defeat Harvard, 25-19, 25-18, 25-15 on Saturday. The Bulldogs lead the Ivy League with a 5-0 mark (9-5 overall). A night earlier, senior Taylor Docter from Castilleja had nine kills and three blocks to help Harvard (2-3, 5-11) sweep visiting Brown. Docter had 10 digs in the loss to Yale.
HELP WANTED . . . Sacred Heart Prep is seeking a head coach to direct the Gators' girls' varsity lacrosse team and to oversee the program. Interested applicants should contact Athletic Director Frank Rodriguez at (650) 473.4031 or firstname.lastname@example.org . . . Menlo-Atherton is looking for a girl's frosh-soph basketball coach. Please contact varsity coach Morgan Clyburn at email@example.com or (281) 382-0523, if interested.