Toppers Win Against Los Lunas Tigers

Los Alamos Hilltopper boys soccer team, the three time defending champions of the Louie Cernicek Memorial Tournament played Friday/Saturday at Sullivan Field. The Toppers first played against the Los Lunas Tigers and after a slow first half, found their game and won easily 5-1. However, in the second game the Toppers fell to Clovis 0-2, third game they lost to Roswell 2-3 and the Toppers ended up in fourth place for this year’s tournament. Head Coach Ron Blue goes over the first half with his team and expressed a desire for his players to step up their effort, which they did in the second half. Photo by John McHale/

Dakota Duran beats the goalie and kicks a ball toward the empty goal, but the shot was wide. Photo by John McHale/

Arthur Steinkamp gets a shot off in front of a defender, which found the mark for his 3rd goal. Steinkamp was the lead scorer in the game with four goals. Photo by John McHale/

Nick Mozyrskie passes the ball to a LA player in front to a Los Lunas defender in the first half. Photo by John McHale/

Arther Steinkamp is deliberately tripped by a Los Lunas player resulting in a penalty shot by Arthur, which he made for his first goal of the game. Photo by John McHale/

Aiden Semelsberger out maneuvers the Los Lunas goalie and gets his shot off to an empty net for a score. Semelsberger added a goal to the board during the game. Photo by John McHale/

Goalie Jacob Majors gathers in a ball in the first half. Photo by John McHale/

Goalie Jaxson Martinez picks up the ball in traffic. Photo by John McHale/

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