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Boys And Girls Soccer Compete In Albuquerque Tournament

on September 16, 2019 - 3:24pm

Nick Mozyrsky fends off a striker to maintain possesion. Photo by Nate Limback

Kaitlyn McGrane fights for posession mid-field. Photo by Nate Limback


The Boys’ and Girls’ varsity soccer teams were on the road this past weekend for the Albuquerque Academy tournament, where each team played three games.

Eight girl and eight boy teams from around the state participated in the event.
The boys lost their first game Thursday to Cleveland 0-3, but came back strong Friday to dominate Farmington 4-0.

Saturday’s final game against Santa Fe Prep was an evenly matched battle, ending in a


U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich Meets With Pro Athletes Impacted By Climate Change

on September 16, 2019 - 9:17am

U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich meets with professional athletes with Protect Our Winters (POW) visiting Capitol Hill to discuss the effects of the climate crisis on the winter sports industry. Courtesy photo

From the Office of U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich:


WASHINGTON, D.C.  – U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), a member of the Senate Democrats’ Special Committee on the Climate Crisis, participated in a hearing titled, “The Fight to Save Winter: Pro Athletes for Climate Action.”

The committee heard from professional winter athletes about the impact the climate crisis is having on winter sports,

Learn Swimming With Mountain Club

on September 16, 2019 - 8:16am

Mountain Club News:

If you are thinking about taking a dip in the pool, Mountain Club is right here for you.

Swimming is perfect for both physical and mental health, including weight loss, stress-relief, and reducing the risk of heart disease. It helps you feel healthier and happier, inside and outside.

Health benefits of swimming:

Not only swimming is a life-saving water skill, but also regular exercise is crucial for staying in shape.

  • Muscles: swimming is a full body workout that engages muscles from your head to toes.

Weekly Fishing Report: Sept. 15, 2019

on September 15, 2019 - 7:47am

Los Alamos Daily Post
Sports and Outdoors

After a week of unseasonably warm weather for late August and early September the weather turned noticeably cooler today. It felt more like September.

The streamflows have held up well throughout the summer and the trout have come through  in good shape. Fall angling, with its cooler temperatures and beautiful colors, promises to be excellent.

One spot I would like to point anglers to is Laguna del Campo near Los Ojos. This little lake received a stocking Sept. 4 of 120 big rainbow trout that averaged 18.7 inches in size.

LAHS Girls Soccer Team Falls To St. Michael’s

on September 14, 2019 - 10:59am

Hilltopper Kaitlyn McGrane pounds the ball past goaltender Claire Parten for the second Topper goal in the 15th minute of the game played Monday on the St Michael’s campus in Santa Fe. Photo by John McHale/

Hilltopper Tara McDonald and St, Michael’s Grace Sandoval compete for the ball in a header attempt as Lauryn Pecos stands ready. Photo by John McHale/


Los Alamos High School soccer player Olivia Bell had two assists to Alyssa Parker and Kaitlyn McGrane in the first half of the game played Monday on the St Michael’s High School campus in Santa


Forest Service Hiring For 2020 Field Season

on September 13, 2019 - 4:03pm

SFNF News:

SANTA FE – Interested in a temporary job on the Santa Fe National Forest (SFNF) next summer? Starting Monday, Sept. 16, the Forest Service will be accepting applications for temporary spring and summer jobs on The application period closes Sept. 25. 

The SFNF will be hiring seasonal employees to work in fire, recreation, range, wildlife and fisheries, archaeology and timber.

Temporary employees are an essential part of the Forest Service workforce during the busy spring and summer field season each year.