State Notes 02-16-11

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Big crowd shows up for Isotopes job fair

More than 1,000 jobseekers were at Isotopes Park in Albuquerque Saturday for the Isotopes’ annual job fair.
The Isotopes, the top farm club of the Los Angeles Dodgers, hosted their ninth annual fair, seeking seasonal, game-day employees for the 2011 season.
The team said in a press release all employees who were interviewed will be contacted within two weeks by the team or Ovations Food Service. Those who were unable to attend the job fair can still apply for positions at Isotopes Park.
For more information, visit www.albuquerquebaseball.com.

NMAA selling swim, wrestling tickets

Tickets for this weekend’s state championship events are now on sale.
Both the wrestling and swimming and diving meets will start Friday and continue through Saturday. The wrestling meet will be held at the Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho and the swimming and diving meets at Albuquerque Academy.
To purchase tickets prior to the events, visit the New Mexico Activities Association online sales site, nmaa.ticketleap.com.

Lobo women fall to Aztecs

ALBUQUERQUE — The San Diego State Aztecs used two key runs – one late in the first half and one late in the second half – to pull away from the New Mexico Lobos and post a 50-44 Mountain West Conference women’s basketball win Tuesday night in The Pit.
New Mexico dropped to 3-8 in Mountain West play.  San Diego State bumped its mark to 5-7 in conference games.