Will Pallesi

Standing 6-foot-3, sporting a 3.9 grade point average and scoring 21.1 points per game warrant a basketball scholarship at UC San Diego—at least if your name is Will Pallesi of Selma High who just accepted the offer from Triton Coach Will Ohlen.

The Attraction

Known for its sterling academics, UC San Diego was recently ranked #1 among universities founded between 1945 and 1966. It is also situated 10 minutes from the Pacific Ocean and is a member of the well-regarded of the California Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAA). “It felt right and I really liked Coach Ohlen,” said Pallesi who is focused on business and finance as the general direction of his major. Another enticement is UC San Diego currently engaged in a possible move up to the D1 level

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