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Daily Postcard: Golfers Swing Into Spring

on April 24, 2017 - 6:45am

Daily Postcard: Golfers swinging in the spring season last week at the Los Alamos Golf Course. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Scenes From LAHS Track & Field Harper Invite

on April 23, 2017 - 9:59pm
Senior Kai Coblentz came from behind to nearly edge Volcano Vista runner Kaden Hamilton for the win in their heat of the 1600 m.  Coblentz and Hamilton were given identical times of 4:41.98 at this weekend's Harper Invitational at Albuquerque Academy. Photo by Blake Wood

Senior Isaac Timmerman blasts out of the blocks in the 100 m. Photo by Blake Wood

Sophomore Nic Storey passes the baton to junior Ben Schauer in the 1600 m medley relay. Photo by Blake Wood
Eighth grader Lidia Appell ran an excellent 2:30 split in the 800 m leg of the 1600 m medley relay.

Alex Kirk Factors Big In Game 2 Of EuroLeague Playoffs

on April 23, 2017 - 12:42pm

Coming into Game 2 of the EuroLeague playoffs against Olympiacos, Anadolu Efes had been winless on the road in the history of the competition ... but then, Alex Kirk happened. Courtesy/Eurohoops

Alex Kirk of Los Alamos celebrates with teammate Thomas Heurtel. Courtesy/Eurohoops


By Antonis Stroggylakis

With 53 seconds left in last night’s (21/4) match between Olympiacos and Anadolu Efes in Piraeus, the score was tied 71-71. The Turkish team had erased the 8-point deficit in the middle of the fourth quarter but their task of leaving Piraeus

LAHS Boys T&F Results From Richard Harper Memorial

on April 23, 2017 - 8:00am


Attached you can find the Boys T&F results from the Richard Harper Memorial Track meet on Friday and Saturday 4/21 and 4/28.

It was a very successful meet for the Topper boys as we had 6 new state qualifiers and were able to improve the already qualified 4x100 relay and made it into the all time LAHS record books as the 8th fastest 4x100 on record.
State Qualifiers:
  • Chris Buntain in both the 800 and 1600
  • Kai Coblentz in the 800
  • Macklin Cunico in the javelin
  • Arturo Rodriguez in the shot put
  • 4x400 relay with relay members Isaac Timmerman, Elijah Velasquez, Miroslav Betts and

Los Alamos County Little League Season 2017 Begins!

on April 22, 2017 - 5:46pm
Los Alamos County Little League President James Chrobocinski welcomes the crowd to the opening of the 2017 season this morning at the North Mesa Ball Fields. Photo by Leland Lehman/
Scene from the Los Alamos County Little League season 2017 opening ceremony underway this morning at the North Mesa Ballfields. Photo by Leland Lehman/
Scene from the Los Alamos County Little League season 2017 opening ceremony underway this morning at the North Mesa Ballfields. Photo by Leland Lehman/
Little League players names 'drawn out of a hat' win

Bandelier: It's Time To Get Outdoors!

on April 22, 2017 - 10:54am

Bandelier National Monument: It’s the weekend and time to get outdoors! ‘The wonder is that we can see these trees and not wonder more.’ –Ralph Waldo Emerson. Courtesy/ NPS

Los Alamos Upsets Academy 7-4

on April 22, 2017 - 7:19am

Antonio Gonzales hits a double in the ninth inning to bring in Jacob Rutten and Travis Gonzales, which made the score 7-4 in favor of the 'Toppers. Photo by John McHale/

James Neal tagbs out a Charger runner at second base. Luis Bojorques moves in to back him up. Photo by John McHale/

Hunter Swavely lays down a perfect bunt in the second inning. Photo by John McHale/


Vincent Marciano beat the tag into second base in the seventh inning. Photo by John McHale/


The Los Alamos Hilltoppers needed a win to keep their