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By The Staff

Middle school tennis meeting is Thursday

A Los Alamos Middle School tennis organizational meeting is scheduled for Thursday.

The meeting is for all interested tennis players in grades 6-8. It will be held at 5 p.m. at the Los Alamos High School tennis courts behind Sullivan Field.

For more information, contact Giri Raichur at 662-4269 or Bruce Cottrell at 660-1440.

Boys, girls golf teams have Tuesday meeting

The Los Alamos Hilltopper boys and girls golf teams will hold team meetings immediately following the Los Alamos High School fall sports meeting.

The fall sports meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday. It will be held at the Duane Smith Auditorium.

Attendance at both meeting is mandatory for anyone interested in playing fall golf.

Golf practice is scheduled to begin Aug. 25 at Los Alamos Golf Course.

LAHS volleyball will play alumni in benefit match

The Los Alamos Hilltopper volleyball program will hold its Green and Gold scrimmage Aug. 21 at Griffith Gymnasium.

The scrimmage, between the 2008 team and an alumni team will start at 6:30 p.m.

Admission price is $2 for adults, $1 for students.

Proceeds from the event will benefit the volleyball program and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

Chili Works hosting club boxing exhibition

Ground Zero Boxing Club will hold an exhibition at Chili Works Saturday.

Ground Zero is for 8-12 year olds. It meets twice a week at LA Fitness and twice a week elsewhere. The club is run by long-time boxing coach Ray Rubio.

The exhibition will go from 8a.m.-11 a.m. Drawings will be held throughout the exhibition for free burritos.

Saturday’s LA Triathlon looking for volunteers

Volunteers are still needed for the 34th Los Alamos Triathlon.

The triathlon will be held Saturday starting at the Larry R. Walkup Aquatic Center.

Specifically, traffic directors and water station volunteers are being sought. Traffic volunteers must be at least 18 years of age.

Interested persons should contact Garry Wolfe at 662-8173.

YMCA racquetball league registration is open

The Family YMCA of Los Alamos is currently accepting registrations for its adult racquetball league.

Matches will be played during the week with participants arranging the times.

The league is open to adults 16 and older. Several regular season matches are guaranteed and the season will end in a tournament.

The season will run from Sept. 8-Nov. 15.

Price for participation is $25 for YMCA members, $40 for non-members. Registration ends Aug. 24.

For more information, call 662-3100.