Today's News

  • Track and field: Hilltoppers win big at home meet

    The weather was cold, windy, at times snowy and miserable from start to finish.In other words, it was just another April home meet for the Los Alamos Hilltopper track and field teams.Los Alamos’ boys and girls made their first home appearance of the season Friday, hosting the Los Alamos Quadrangular meet. The two teams were ungracious hosts to their visitors, trouncing all three in team competition.The Hilltopper girls finished with 206 points, winning 12 of the 19 events Friday at Sullivan Field.

  • Softball: Toppers blanked in 2AAAA games

    ESPAÑOLA — Only three games into the District 2AAAA season and already the Los Alamos Hilltopper softball team has a deep hole to climb out of.The Hilltoppers dropped both ends of a big early district season doubleheader Saturday to the Española Valley Sundevils.The Sundevils, the defending district champs and considered the team to beat in 2AAAA this season blanked the Hilltoppers twice Saturday, winning 9-0 in the opener and 10-0 in the nightcap.The two games were quick affairs, getting over before the concurrent first game of the

  • Baseball: LA splits twinbill at Espanola Valley

    ESPAÑOLA — Talk about a pressure situation.In game one of a District 2AAAA doubleheader Saturday, the Los Alamos Hilltoppers called on sophomore Scott Berkebile to get them out of a jam.Berkebile, who is in his first season with the squad after moving to Los Alamos from Canyon Creek, Ariz., was handed the ball in relief of Jeremy Kasik in the bottom of the fifth of a crucial game.But the young pitcher was more than up to the challenge.

  • Teens go wild

    If you think the kids in Los Alamos are wild now, just wait.

    The Los Alamos Youth Leadership team, A-Squad, with the drive of Keanna

    Cohen, will sponsor LAYL Wild Day from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday in conjunction

    with the Parks and Recreation Hershey¹s Track and Field Meet.

  • Snakes Alive!

    Snakes alive! Otowi Station, Snake Conservation and the Bradbury Science

    Museum are collaborating for a presentation and demonstration at 1:30 p.m.

    Wednesday in the breezeway between Otowi Station and the Bradbury Science

  • Sports Schedule


    Tennis: Los Alamos at Albuquerque Academy Invite, boys and girls varsity TBA.


    Track and field: Los Alamos Quad, boys and girls varsity 3 p.m.


    Softball: Española Valley at Los Alamos, JV 3 p.m. and 5 p.m.


    Baseball: Española Valley at Los Alamos, JV 3 p.m. and 5 p.m.



  • Golf: This week's NNMSMGA results

    Local golfer Ron Krantz won the low gross in the second flight of the Northern New Mexico Senior Men’s Golf Tournament Wednesday.Krantz, from Los Alamos, shot an 85 in the second flight, beating Tom Raybourn of Albuquerque by three shots to win the gross stroke competition.The tournament was held at Isleta Eagle Golf Course, south of Albuquerque.Henry Hodde of Santa Fe was the overall low gross winner at Wednesday’s tournament, shooting a 79 to win the championship flight, winning that flight by two strokes over Las Cruces’ Bob Kaiser.

  • Running: Romero is tops at pace race

    Ted Romero won both ends of Tuesday’s Atomic City Roadrunners’ pace race, held at Lower Bayo Canyon.Not only was Romero the fastest finisher on the 3-mile course, crossing the line in 19 minutes, 42 seconds, he was also the best predictor in Tuesday’s race, finishing with an 108-second prediction differential.David Kratzer was the second-best predictor in Tuesday’s race, the second pace race of the season for the Roadrunners.

  • Soccer: N.M. club team advances to West Regional semifinals

    Local players will participate in the Far West Regional League soccer semifinals this weekend.Will Schoonover and Jason Reagor of Los Alamos High School will travel to San Juan Capistrano, Calif., along with their club soccer team, the Classic FC Red Star. The winner of the final two rounds will advance to the Far West Regionals, which is part of the U.S.

  • Gymnastics: Vosburgh wins All-Around

    Kelly Vosburgh, a junior at Los Alamos High School, took the state All-Around gymnastics title March 29.Vosburgh, who was bothered by an ankle injury heading into the competition, took first place on vault and parallel bars, second on balance beam and third on floor exercise to win the state senior level 9 title. The state meet was held at Sandia Prep School in Albuquerque.Vosburgh finished with an overall score of 35.55 to win.With the win, Vosburgh also qualified for the regional championships, which will be held April 19-20 in Wichita, Kan.