.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Baseball: LA Juniors roll to District 1 crown

-A A +A
By The Staff

The Los Alamos Junior All-Stars capped a dominant run through the District 1 tournament Thursday by blasting the Pecos All-Stars 25-1 to capture the district title.

With Thursday’s win, Los Alamos will now advance to the state tournament, which starts July 24 in Deming.

Los Alamos rolled through the District 1 tournament, outscoring its three opponents 51-4 in its three victories.

“Generally, they performed well,” Los Alamos manager Bill Cooper said. “We hit the ball real well. We fielded the ball real well.”

Los Alamos opened up the tournament by topping cross-county rival White Rock 14-1, then downed Pecos 12-2 in the semifinal round.

Pecos survived an elimination game Wednesday but had a depleted pitching staff, which Los Alamos took advantage of Thursday, closing Pecos out in just five innings.

Steven Williams started the game for Los Alamos, going three innings and allowing just the one run.

Henry Steinkamp, who had a monster tournament including a 5-for-5 offensive performance — four extra-base hits — in the semifinals against Pecos, threw a scoreless fourth and fifth innings to seal the victory.


If you subscribe to the newspaper, you receive FREE access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content!

Renew Current or Past Subscription / Register for Online Subscription

If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Los Alamos Monitor, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

Click the question mark below to see where your account ID appears on your mailing label.

Newspaper Acct. ID:
info
Street Address:
(exactly as it appears on the label)

If you are a subscriber and you do not know your account ID or don't have a copy of your newspaper available that shows the information on the address label you can click continue below to search for your account.

New Subscription/30 Day Free Trial Account

If you are new to the award winning Los Alamos Monitor and wish to get a subscription or simply gain access to our online content then please enter your ZIP code below and continue to setup your account.

ZIP Code:



Create a limited access account.
Register to participate in community forums, post on the community calendar, blog etc. This registration does not give you full access to read our award winning content, etc.

The Los Alamos Monitor | lacirculation@lamonitor.com | 505-662-4185
256 DP Road, Los Alamos, NM 87544
Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday