The Los Alamos baseball team was unable to give Fruita-Monument (Colo.) its first loss of the season Friday in the semifinals of Piedra Vista tournament. The ’Toppers fell to the Wildcats, 7-3.
Fruita (7-0) hit five doubles in the game to take down Los Alamos (6-4).
The Los Alamos girls tennis team lost a close match against La Cueva Friday, 5-4.
The ’Toppers got wins at No. 1, 2 and 3 singles.
Sidra Hsieh-Ratliff beat Janelle Lee 6-3, 6-2 at No. 1.
Laura Whicker took down Riley Cook, 7-5, 6-1 at No. 2.
At No. 3 singles, Lauryn Anaya won against Corrine Vaughan 7-6, 1-6 and 0-0 (1-0).
La Cueva, however, won at No. 4, 5 and 6 singles and then took two of the three doubles matches to win the contest.
Lauren Fugate and Astrid Hengartner both lost hard-fought matches in the three sets.
Whicker and Katya Skurikhin won at No. 2 doubles for Los Alamos, 6-3, 7-5 against Vaughan and Alex Mosey.
The dual loss was the Hilltopper girls first of the season.
Los Alamos’ boys tennis team also lost to La Cueva, 9-0.
No. 2 singles player George Margevicious was the only Hilltopper to boy to win a set against La Cueva, but lost his match 7-5, 1-6 and 0-0 (10-6) to Joe Cooper.