By John Murphy
Sami Alayoubi is the new girls basketball coach at Leigh High. He is also a 2005 graduate of Leigh.
Alayoubi played three years on varsity at Leigh, helping his team to a No. 7 state ranking in its division. He was named league scholar-athlete before attending San Jose State.
Alayoubi last season led Prospect to a 20-6 record and the BVAL-Mt. Hamilton title. Before his two-year stint at Prospect, he coached one year of JV girls hoops at Branham and two years of JV boys at Leigh.