LASG Triumphs At State, All Gymnasts Headed To Regionals!

Colette Bibeault demonstrates her skills on the floor, receiving a 9.125 and placing 3rd. Photo by Vitaliy Gyrya

Sara Gardner takes flight on bars jumping from the low to the high bar. Photo by Vitaliy Gyrya

Kylee Lovato takes her split jump to new heights, scoring 9.4 and placing 1st. Photo by Vitaliy Gyrya


The Gold, Platinum and Diamond gymnasts at Los Alamos School of Gymnastics (LASG) have been working hard to prepare for The New Mexico State Championships and it showed.

At the virtual New Mexico state meet held April 10, all LASG gymnasts who competed qualified to their respective


Romero: Let Us Stop Dreaming And Begin Changing

Los Alamos High School

I grew up in a household and a society where anything was deemed possible. I used to sit on our living room floor, watching whistles blow as men body checked each other, dreaming that one day, that could be me. Our generation has been taught from a very young age that if you set your mind to something, you will achieve it.

Throughout high school I have yearned to play a certain sport. Yet, because of something I cannot help – my gender, I have been denied the opportunity of playing the only sport I would like to. Contact lacrosse. A game of checking one another,


Topper Boys Basketball Winning Streak Shattered

Wesley Stanfield was under constant pressure as he brought the ball down court. The Sundevils defense held Stanfield scoreless for the game. Photo by John McHale/

Harrison Frank turns the corner under the Topper basket looking for a teammate to pass the ball to in the 2nd quarter. Frank scored 10 points. Photo by John McHale/

Nico Garcia drives past defenders Garrett May and Marin Rodriguez on his way to the basket. He scored 10 points for the evening. Photo by John McHale/


The Los Alamos High School Topper Boys Basketball Team winning


Los Alamos Hilltopper Swimmers Prevail In Double Dual Meet Against Rio Rancho And Cleveland April 10

The Hilltoppers qualified four boys for state in this heat of 200 IM April 10 at Rio Rancho, from second to right, Takuma Shiina, Andy Corliss, Orion Henderson and Max Corliss. Courtesy photo


The Los Alamos High School Hilltoppers swimmers prevailed in a double dual meet against Rio Rancho and Cleveland at the Rio Rancho Aquatic Center Saturday, April 10.

Girls team scores were Los Alamos Hilltoppers 209, Rio Rancho Rams 99, and Cleveland Storm 80.

Boys team scores were Los Alamos Hilltoppers 240, Rio Rancho Rams 65, and Cleveland Storm 62.

The Toppers competed well up and down the


Topper Girls Basketball Team Falls Hard To Lady Sundevils

The Topper Cheerleaders form a tunnel for the Lady Toppers as they take to the court. Photo by John McHale/

GG Romero grabs for a loose ball ahead of Jasmaine Baca and Miranda Salazar. Photo by John McHale/

Michelle Macias scores a lay-up past the defense of Christianne Sandoval and Destiny Valdez. Photo by John McHale/


The Los Alamos High School Topper Girls basketball team played host to the Lady Sundevils Friday evening in Griffith Gymnasium.

The Sundevils dominated the Toppers, who had no answer for the Sundevils aggressive


Topper Boys Soccer Season Comes To An End

Topper goaltender Jaxson Martines receives a point-blank shot and makes the save. Photo by John McHale/

Filippo Delzanno and Danny Ross battle for control of the ball. Photo by John McHale/

Westley Parker heads the ball downfield over Case Manifold. Photo by John McHale/


The Los Alamos High School Topper Boys Soccer Team ended their season with a loss to Albuquerque Academy 1-2 in the Semifinal State Playoff Game Thursday afternoon in Albuquerque.

The Academy Chargers have a very strong program and have always been a challenge


Scenes From Family Softball Game In White Rock

Sys Hansana and daughter Vivien Hansana keep a close eye on the action as Ryker Black stands ready to hit an incoming pitch during a rousing family softball game outside a residence Wednesday on Rover Boulevard in White Rock. Photo by Jenn Bartram/

Ryker Black, left, and Sys Hansana watch Vivien Hansana smack the ball during a family softball game Wednesday in White Rock. Photo by Jenn Bartram/

Lara Black throws the ball for son Ryker Black during a family softball game Wednesday at a residence on Rover Boulevard. Photo by Jenn Bartram/


Scenes From Topper Girls Varsity Soccer Vs. Goddard

Meredith Brown intercepts a pass from a Goddard defender. Photo by Nate Limback/

Robin Chartrand in a foot race against a Goddard offensive player. Photo by Nate Limback/

Jenna Harris shows impressive ball control mid-field. Photo by Nate Limback/


The Los Alamos High School Girls Varsity Soccer Team played in Roswell Tuesday afternoon against Goddard in the quarterfinals match of the State tournament.

Goddard started the game with aggressive play, scoring early in the first half and continued their attack, beating the Toppers


Topper Boys Soccer Wins At Taos – Heads To Semifinals

The Topper Boys Soccer Team crosses the field to share their 2-1 victory over the Tigers with the fans on the very windy and dusty day Tuesday in Taos. Photo by John McHale/

Jaime Terrazas was the hero of the day by scoring both goals. Photo by John McHale/

Jaxson Martines makes a save. He showed outstanding goaltending and many critical saves to hold the Tigers to one goal. Photo by John McHale/


The Los Alamos High School Topper Boys Soccer Team traveled to Taos Tuesday afternoon to play the Taos Tigers in a post season game on the journey


Y Sports And Recreation Programs Taking Registrations … Summer Middle School Program Is Hiring

Youth sports programs at the Y adhere to COVID-19 safe protocols. Courtesy/Y

The Y’s Junior Roller Derby co-ed program has resumed after a winter break. Courtesy/Y

Y News:

Registration has opened for several sports and recreation programs at The Family YMCA, including the summer’s Y Earth Service Corps (YESC) program for middle schoolers.

Each program has adapted COVID-19 safe protocols.

The Y is hiring two YESC leaders/educators to guide and supervise 8-12 youth in its half-day program, and is also recruiting volunteer coaches and assistant coaches. No experience is necessary for the