Scenes Of Topper Girls Varsity Basketball Vs. Hope Christian

GG Romero demonstrates good ball handling skills and scored 7 points and one 3-point basket. She was effective on both offense and defense. Photo by John McHale/

Jenna Harris shoots the ball for two points above the defense of Taylor Sturtevant in the first quarter. Harris was the leading scorer for the Toppers with 12 points, which included two 3-point baskets. Photo by John McHale/


The Los Alamos High School Topper Girls Varsity Basketball Team lost Saturday’s home non-conference game against Hope Christian by a score of 54-42.

The Toppers first home game fielded a young team that struggled against the veteran Hope Christian Huskies.

The team was nervous during the opening quarters of play but as the contest progressed began to come together and play much better in the closing quarters.

Tara McDonald puts defensive pressure on Charley Bitsoih near the sidelines as she brings the ball into play.  McDonald had 7 points for the game. Photo by John McHale/

Dailynn Rodriguez shoots a 3 pointer. Rodriguez had 6 points for the evening. Photo by John McHale/

Brandy Sandoval and GG Romero block a shot attempt by Kathleen Obisike late in the 4th quarter. Photo by John McHale/