Today's Sports

  • Boys basketball: LA’s...

    The Los Alamos Hilltopper boys basketball team was slow getting out of the gate Tuesday at Volcano Vista.

    Following its five-day layoff, Los Alamos managed just six points in the first quarter of Tuesday’s game against Volcano Vista’s Hawks. While Los Alamos was able to tie the score and even grab a late lead, the Hawks hit some big shots in the latter part of the fourth quarter to take a 56-49 victory.

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  • Outdoor Notes

    Lake is now open for ice fishing

    EAGLE NEST — Eagle Nest Lake State Park opened for ice fishing Tuesday, the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish and New Mexico State Parks announced.

    All terrain vehicles and snowmobiles will be allowed on the ice at this time, but not on the state park shorelines and full-sized vehicles are not allowed. All vehicles must be taken into the park on trailers and driven directly onto the ice from the boat ramp.

  • Schedule for Jan. 4-9


    Girls basketball: Volcano Vista at Los Alamos, C team , 4 p.m.; JV, 5:30 p.m.; varsity, 7 p.m.

    Boys basketball: Los Alamos at Volcano Vista, C team, 4 p.m.; JV, 5:30 p.m.; varsity, 7 p.m.


    Girls basketball: Los Alamos at Santa Fe, C team, 4 p.m.; JV, 5:30 p.m.; varsity, 7 p.m.


    Swimming and diving: Los Alamos Quad, 10 a.m.

    Wrestling: Los Alamos at Moriarty Invite, 9 a.m.

  • Health and fitness: New year is...

    The resolution season is upon us and many are deciding to make this the year they lose those extra pounds.

    Whether it’s a couple pounds or many, the key to successful weight loss is to do it the right way.

    I see people everyday who are achieving their goals and shedding those excess pounds by eating right and exercising. This is the right way to lose weight. Crash diets, trendy weight-loss methods and expensive supplements might provide some temporary success on the scale. But, invariably, they will fail and leave you right back the way you started, if not worse.

  • 2009 Year in Review: Toppers...

    It was a wild year on the court, on the gridiron, on the pitch and on the trail, to say the least.

    The Los Alamos Hilltopper teams, which often show a flair for the dramatic, didn’t disappoint in 2009, going down to the wire with opponents in big games time after time.

  • Boys basketball: LA tripped up...

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  • Girls basketball: Toppers rout...

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  • UPDATE: LA boys basketball tops...

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  • 2009 Year in Review: NMAA&...

    While the New Mexico Activities Association is based in Albuquerque, the impact of its decisions were felt in every corner of the state in 2009, including right here in Los Alamos.

    From its realignment proposals and edits earlier this year to its stunning mid-year decision to suspend athletic activities throughout the state, the NMAA grabbed some big headlines this past year.