Sports Update 05-17-12

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’Topper Soccer School returning
The Los Alamos High School boys soccer program is hosting its annual ’Topper Soccer School starting on June 4.
The Soccer School is for boys and girls ages 3-9.
Session 1 is set for June 4-8 at Sullivan Field. Session II will be June 18-22 at Rover Park in White Rock.
Price for participation is $35 for one session or $50 for both sessions. Registration deadline for the first session is May 29.
Registration forms and further information can be found at laschools.net/athletics under the “Camps” tab. Other questions can be directed to Marsha Parker at 672-1558.

Local Hershey’s Track & Field event set for June 6
The Los Alamos County Recreation Division is hosting the Hershey’s Track & Field Program June 6.
The program is open to bys and girls ages 9-14. The competition will be at Sullivan Field starting at 10 a.m.
Interested participants must provide a copy of their birth certificate along with registration materials. There is no charge for participation.
For more information, call 662-8173 or visit losalamosnm.us/rec on the Internet.

Athletic night is Tuesday
The Los Alamos High School athletic department will host its eighth grade athletic night Tuesday at the Duane Smith Auditorium. The presentation is scheduled for 6 p.m.
The presentation is for any students entering the ninth grade for the 2012-13 academic year who are interested in taking part in athletics. Coaches from both boys and girls athletic programs will be available during the presentation.
For more information, call the LAHS athletic department at 663-2531.

Jim Thorpe Race set for June 16
Registration is for the fifth annual Jim Thorpe 5K Race.
The race serves as the Native American 5K national championship. It will be held June 16 at the Southwestern Polytechnic Institute, 9169 Coors Road NW, in Albuquerque.
The race is open to all Native Americans in Alaska and the contiguous 48 states. Registrants must be USA Track and Field members in good standing.
A community 5K race is also scheduled June 16. All interested persons may compete in that race.
For more information, call 505-710-3323 or visit sportswarriorstc.com on the Internet.

Firecracker 5K registration is open
Registration is open for the Los Alamos YMCA’s Firecracker 5K Family Fun Run.
The run is scheduled for July 4. For more information call the YMCA at 662-3100 or visit www.laymca.org.