John McHale
Sienna Ahlers, right, watches her shot as it sneaks by Moriarty's goalkeeper Thursday. Ahlers led Los Alamos with four goals in the game.
Girls soccer mercy-rules Moriarty; Boys beat Clovis in OT

Los Alamos boys and girls soccer team both got into the win column in their home openers.

The Hilltopper girls shut out Moriarty, 10-0, Thursday night to improve to 1-1-1.

Sierra Ahlers led Los Alamos with four goals, including a first-half hat trick. Katie Hopkins scored twice, including the walkoff goal, while Abby Schmalz, Allison Haagenstad, Jaci Linn and Maria Sandoval also scored in the contest.

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The Hilltopper boys (1-0-1), meanwhile, needed overtime to take down previously unbeaten Clovis (3-0-1) in the first round of its home tournament Friday morning.

The Hilltoppers led 1-0 after Levon Wiggins scored in the 24th minute. The score stayed that way until the 79th minute when Clovis found the equalizer to sent into overtime.

Wiggins, however, came up big again and scored the goalden goal in the first overtime.

Los Alamos will now play the winner of Piedra Vista / Goddard in the tournament's semifinals at 10 a.m. Saturday.


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