Acalanes hires girls basketball coach

Chris Russell has been hired as the new Acalanes High girls basketball coach. He led Contra Costa Christian’s girls squad to an 18-10 record last season and was the boys coach at John Swett in the 2008-09 and 2009-10 seasons.
Mike Wilson, who guided the Acalanes girls team to a 19-10 record last season and the California Interscholastic Federation Division III Northern regionals, was hired this summer to coach at Alhambra.

Phil Jensen