The Los Alamos girls' basketball team blew by Del Norte, 67-37, Thursday night in the District 2-5A semifinals. During one stretch in the second and third quarters, Los Alamos outscored the Knights 31-4.
Ashlynn Trujillo and Kayla Salazar both scored 17 points to lead the 'Toppers.
The Hilltopper girls will now play at Española Valley in the district championship game. The championship will take place at 7 p.m. tonight (Feb. 26).
The Los Alamos boys' basketball team also played in the District 2-5A semifinals Thursday. After winning its first two games in the tournament, Los Alamos' run came to an end at Española Valley. The Sundevils beat Los Alamos, 77-56.
The state brackets will be released Sunday, but the loss will most likely end the Hilltopper boys season.