The Los Alamos boys’ and girls’ swimming and diving teams will compete in their second meet of the year Saturday. The ’Toppers will host their home meet, the Bill Hudson Invite, at the Larry R. Walkup Aquatic Center.
Los Alamos began its season Nov. 14 at Albuquerque Academy’s Peter B. Barney Memorial Relays.
The Hilltopper girls scored 148 points to take second, finishing eight points behind Albuquerque Academy. Nine teams competed in the meet, but it was a two-team battle for first place. St. Pius X and Cleveland tied for third with 74 points. Rio Rancho scored 66, followed by Piedra Vista (54), Cottonwood Classical Prep (30), Farmington (29) and Sandia Prep (22).
The Hilltoppper boys finished third with 108 team points. Academy also won the boys’ title, scoring 172 points. Cleveland took second with four more points than the ’Toppers. St. Pius X, meanwhile, placed fourth with 88, followed by Sandia Prep (46), Farmington (41), Rio Rancho (28), Piedra Vista (22) and Cottonwood (4).
Saturday’s meet is Los Alamos’ only home action of the year.