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  • Sports Briefs 03-17-13

    Little League baseball, softball spring workouts scheduled for this week

    Spring training sessions and tryouts for Los Alamos Little League baseball and softball are scheduled for this week.
    Tryout sessions for LALL’s majors baseball division will be Monday and Wednesday. Both sessions will be from 5:30-7 p.m. at Lou Caveglia Field. Anyone interested in playing majors baseball this season that hasn’t already tried out must attend one of these sessions.
    For softball, spring training sessions are scheduled for Monday and Wednesday. Both spring trainings will be from 5:30-7 p.m. at Bun Ryan Field on North Mesa.
    More information can be found by visiting LALL’s website, lalittleleague.org.

    Church looking for donated soccer equipment

    Soccer equipment for children in the country of Uganda is being collected at the Crossroads Bible Church.
    The church is located at 97 East Road in Los Alamos. Donations can be made there or at Time Out Pizza in White Rock. Equipment such as balls, shoes, jerseys, shorts and shin guards are being requested.
    More information is available by calling Blanca Jones at 505-919-8742.

    Isotopes tickets now on sale for 2013 season

  • On Schedule 03-17-13

    Monday

    Golf: Los Alamos at East Mountain Invite, boys and girls varsity, 9 a.m.

    Tuesday

    Baseball: Los Lunas at Los Alamos, varsity, JV, 4 p.m.

    Softball: Pojoaque Valley at Los Alamos, varsity, JV, 4 p.m.

    Thursday

    Boys track and field: Los Alamos at APS Invite, JV, 3:30 p.m.

    Baseball: Los Alamos at Piedra Vista Invite, varsity, TBA.

    Friday

    Tennis: Los Alamos at Las Cruces Invite, boys and girls varsity, TBA; Los Alamos at Capital City Invite, boys and girls varsity, TBA.

    Baseball: Los Alamos at Piedra Vista Invite, varsity, TBA.

    Softball: Los Alamos Invite, JV, TBA.

    Saturday

    Track and field: Los Alamos at APS Invite, boys and girls varsity, 8:30 a.m.

    Baseball: Los Alamos at Piedra Vista Invite, varsity, TBA.

    Tennis: Los Alamos at Las Cruces Invite, boys and girls varsity, TBA; Los Alamos at Capital City Invite, boys and girls varsity, TBA.

    Softball: Los Alamos Invite, JV, TBA.

  • LALL holding baseball tryouts, softball spring training

    Spring training sessions and tryouts for Los Alamos Little League softball and baseball will continue Saturday.
    Tryout sessions for LALL’s majors baseball division will be Saturday, Monday and Wednesday. Saturday's session is from 1-3 p.m. and Monday's and Wednesday's sessions will be from 5:30-7 p.m. at Lou Caveglia Field. Anyone interested in playing majors baseball this season must attend one of these sessions.
    For softball, spring training sessions are also scheduled for, Saturday, Monday and Wednesday. Saturday's session is from 1-3 p.m. and Monday's and Wednesday'sspring trainings will be from 5:30-7 p.m. at Bun Ryan Field on North Mesa.
    More information can be found by visiting LALL’s website, lalittleleague.org.
     

  • Passing the Baton...Or Not

    The Los Alamos Hilltopper boys and girls track teams opened their season last weekend at Albuquerque Academy’s Chili Quad meet. The Hilltopper girls won the team competition and the Hilltoppers boys were third. Los Alamos will take part in a meet at Cleveland High School in Rio Rancho Saturday. 

  • Atomic Tumblers' Bueck is big winner at AGS meet

    Lilly Bueck took gold in the all-around competition and was the top all-around (36.55) scorer in the Level 5 Division for Los Alamos School of Gymnastics Atomic Tumblers’ at the AGS Meet in Albuquerque on Feb. 9-10.
    Bueck, who competes in the Level 5 Junior C Division, earned gold on bars (9.3), silver on beam (9.5) and floor (9.1), and bronze on vault (8.65).
    Also for LASG, Katie Wingo took silver in the all-around competition in the Level 5 Child Division with a score of 34.275. Wingo’s earned gold on beam (9.25), silver on floor (8.725), bronze on bars (8.1) and fourth on vault (8.2).
    Ramya Stevens took bronze in the all-around (34.375) in the Level 5 Senior C Division. Stevens also earned bronze on vault (8.45), fourth on bars (8.65), fifth on beam (8.6), and sixth on floor (8.675).
    Bueck, Wingo, and Stevens were among 215 gymnasts from 15 teams who competed in the meet. In all, 6 Atomic Tumblers competed in the Level 4 Division, 11 in the Level 5 Division, and one in the Level 6 Division.
    For more information on LASG, call 505-662-9523.
    Here are the results for LASG’s competitors at the AGS meet:

    Level 4 Child A

    Nyla Lee earned gold on vault (9.25), fourth on bars (8.3), fifth on floor (8.05) and all-around (33.2), and sixth on beam (7.6).

    Level 4 Child B

  • Duke City Soccer results

    The first week of games started in the Duke City Soccer League last weekend for the Los Alamos Football Club boys and girls teams.
    In the girls bracket, the U12 Hotshots ’01 earned a promotion match to move up
    into a stronger division, but could only field 7 players.
    Even playing down a player and without their normal goalkeepers, they proved to be a competitive match for the AYSO Inferno team.
    The midfield combination plays between Anna Lemke, Alix Haley and Anna Rose Matuszak combined with the attacking plays of Alissia Hagenstad and Sydney Alexander helped the team stay competitive despite being shorthanded.
    The Hotshots lost 3-0 without an experienced goalkeeper but are hoping to stay competitive with the teams in its new division.
    In boys games, the U13 Lasers 2000 also earned a promotion match based
    on its strong performance in the fall.
    The Lasers tied the Rio Hammers 2-2, with goals scored by Cid Rice and Arthur Steinkamp.
    Andres Runde was strong in midfield for the Lasers, while Devan Cantua and Ben Rees provided solid defense.
    The U17 Lasers 96/97 turned in a big performance in their first match with no subs against a fully-rostered Santa Fe Northern team.

  • Coblentz, Garcia win at Jr. Olympics

    The Los Alamos High Flyers Girls Gymnastics Team ended its competitive season Feb. 24 with an impressive showing at the women’s Level 3-4 Junior Olympic state championships.
    In total, the 12 member team brought home thirty-two medals and trophies, including two first-place, nine second-place and 13 third-place awards.
    In Level 4 competition, Amaya Coblentz took first place on bars with a score of 9.10.
    She took third on floor exercise and placed third all-around with an accumulated score of 35.50.
    Coblentz was joined by High Flyers teammate Bella Garcia with a first-place finish. Garcia earned a 9.15 on balance beam in Level 3 competition.
    Along with her win on the beam, Garcia finished second in all-around competition with a combined score of 35.775. She was also second on vault (9.325).
    High Flyers’ Sarah Worley took third place on beam and was sixth all-around in the competition.
    In the older age category, Alexandra Hinckley received a third-place medal for her bar routine and placed eighth in all-around competition.
    Making their first appearance at the state championships, nine girls competed for High Flyers in the Level 3 division. In the same 9-year-old age group as Garcia, Ella Gaffney placed third on beam with a score of 8.95 and was seventh all-around.

  • JV softball edges Moriarty at home

    The Hilltopper junior varsity softball team scored a run in the bottom of the seventh to top Moriarty 7-6 at Overlook Park Tuesday.
    Lauren Schleft, Shelby Chavez and Taylor Jaramillo all finished with three hits on the game for Los Alamos. In all, Los Alamos had 18 hits against Moriarty.
    Hannah Mojica threw five innings to earn the win.

  • Hilltoppers lose 9-6 to Hope Christian

    The Los Alamos Hilltopper baseball team dropped a home contest to the Hope Christian Huskies Tuesday.
    The Huskies, a Class 3A squad, topped the Hilltoppers 9-6 at Bomber Field. The loss puts the Hilltoppers at 2-5 for the season.
    It was the second consecutive loss for Los Alamos, which has been outscored 55-37 so far.
    Los Alamos doesn’t play again until Tuesday, when it hosts the Los Lunas Tigers.
    The Tigers trounced the Hilltoppers 15-2 in the fifth-place game of the St. Pius X Invitational last Saturday.
     

  • LA girls win at Chapin tennis tourney

    The Los Alamos Hilltopper girls tennis team won the El Paso (Texas) Chapin tournament this past weekend.
    The Hilltoppers held off Mesilla Valley Christian, which finished as the runner-up in El Paso, to claim the team title. It was the first win of the season in four outings for the Hilltopper girls.
    No. 1 single Gillian Hsieh-Ratliff topped Patty Borunda of Mesilla Valley Christian to get to the final of that draw, topping Borunda 6-2, 6-2.
    Also for Los Alamos, Colleen Fitzsimmons and teammate Susanna Lucido won in the No. 1 doubles draw, defeating Mesilla Valley’s Jenna Coyle/Maddie Andersson 6-2, 7-6 (7-4) to claim the title.
    Also at the Chapin tournament, the Hilltopper boys placed third in team competition.