‘Toppers Triumph Over Sundevils

The Los Alamos Hilltopper baseball team members gather around the posted player roster to see which positions they will play in their second game of the double header series against the Espanola Sundevils played Saturday at Bomber Field on North Mesa. The ‘Toppers were heavily favored coming into these games and they won both. The first game was won 9-1 and the second game was won 17-0. The team’s next game will be held 4 p.m. Wednesday at Capital. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Luke Kirkland was the starting pitcher and Arthur Steinkamp came in as relief in the latter innings of the game. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

The shortstop, James Neal, moved over to cover second base and made a tag on the Sundevil runner who was trying to steal second in the first inning. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Arthur Steinkamp, at first base, makes a catch in time for the out. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

 

Walker Eaton slides in under the tag at second base in the third inning. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Vincent Marciano hits a long single in the fourth inning. The ‘Topper bats were at their best in the fourth inning as they put up 15 runs on the board and had 20 batters at the plate. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Jacob Castille slides into second base safe as the Sundevil second baseman had to go high for the throw. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

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