Sports Update 06-09-11

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LAMS cross country run set for Monday

The Los Alamos Middle School boys and girls cross country program will host a fun run for interested athletes Monday.
LAMS’ teams will have runs scheduled throughout the summer. Anyone interested in running LAMS cross country in the fall is invited to attend.
Monday’s run will start at the Pajarito Mountain parking lot. Run time is 6 p.m.
The teams also have a meeting scheduled for June 15 for students and parents.
For more information, contact Jesse Taylor at taylorjesse70@yahoo.com.

Football boosters to host golf tourney

The Los Alamos Gridiron Booster Club will hold a golf tournament fundraiser June 17.
The fundraiser will be at Los Alamos Golf Course. Shotgun start time is 8 a.m.
The tournament is a four-person scramble. Individuals and teams may participate.
Price for entry is $100 per person. Entry fee includes range balls, cart, greens fees and lunch.
Entry deadline is June 14.
For more information or to register, visit www.topperfootball.com.

Soccer camp will be at Rover Park

The Los Alamos Hillltopper boys soccer program will hold a soccer camp starting June 20.
The camp is for boys and girls ages 3-9 and will be at Rover Park.
Price for participation in the camp is $35. The camp runs through June 24.
Deadline for registration is June 13.
For  more information, visit www.laschools.net/athletics or call Marsha Parker at 672-1558.

Sullivan Field is closed

Los Alamos Public Schools announced that Sullivan Field and the running track are closed for the summer.
The closure of Sullivan Field is for crews to install a new artificial playing surface.
Those with questions should call the LAHS athletic office at 663-2531.

PPWC’s Butterfly Run set for June 19

The Pueblo of Pojoaque Wellness Center will host its 13th annual Butterfly Run June 19.
The Butterfly Run, which includes a 10K race, 5K race and 1-mile fitness walk, starts at 7 a.m.
Prizes will be given for the top three male and female finishers in each event.
For more information, call the PPWC at 455-9355.

Registration is open for Firecracker 5K

The Family YMCA of Los Alamos is accepting registrations for its Firecracker 5K Fun Run.
The Firecracker 5K is scheduled for July 4. Race time is 8 a.m.
The race is for runners of all ages. Prizes will be awarded to the top male and female finishers as well as in other categories.
Walkers may also participate, but there will not be a separate walking division this year.
Price for participation is $20 for those registering in June and $30 for those registering in July.
For more information, call 662-3100.