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

LA girls, boys finish as runners-up at Academy

-A A +A
By The Staff

The Los Alamos Hilltopper boys and girls swimming and diving teams won a meet-high 8 events at the Albuquerque Academy Invitational this weekend.
Both Los Alamos teams finished as the runners-up at the meet, which is considered one of the best regular season predictors of success at the state championship meet, which is slated for next month.
Los Alamos’ girls ended up with 759 points, while Los Alamos’ boys collected 679 points. Host school Academy won both ends of the meet comfortably, while Las Cruces finished third in both team competitions.
Hilltopper head coach Stu Corliss said it was a huge showing by his group, who not only earned 12 new state qualification marks, but improved on seven other individual marks and four relay events.
The top swim of the day belonged to sophomore Sarah Lott, who broke the Los Alamos program record in the 100-yard butterfly with her event-winning time of 59.27. The old record of 59.96, which was held by former Hilltopper Amy Henninger, had stood since 1986.
Among the other Hilltoppers’ event wins were the 200 medley relay, 50 freestyle, 100 breaststroke and 200 freestyle relay on the girls side and the 200 individual medley, 500 freestyle and 100 backstroke on the boys side.


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