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Sports & Recreation's Elite Combine Showcases State's Top High School Football Players

on July 24, 2014 - 8:00am


The seventh annual's Elite Combine powered by Defined Fitness is 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 26, and will showcase more than 200 of New Mexico's best high school athletes.

The event is at the Cleveland High School Football Stadium, 4800 Laban Road, NE in Rio Rancho. Admission is free.

Each high school athlete will be tested in five core events:

  • Bench Press;
  • 40-Time;
  • Vertical Jump;
  • Standing Broad Jump; and
  • Shuttle Run.

The 2014 premier event will showcase the athletic talent of top New Mexico high school football players.

Hiking, Biking, Beer & Music July 26

on July 23, 2014 - 11:14am

LABC News:

The Second Annual Los Alamos Beer Co-op Fiesta is Saturday, July 26 at Pajarito Mountain Ski Area. The Fiesta features lift-served biking and hiking 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. as well as a New Mexico brewers fest with live music noon to 6 p.m. Atomic City Transit Shuttle will run every ½ hour from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. from Sullivan Field.

As part of the Fiesta, other Los Alamos cooperative businesses will attend to support their community and fellow cooperative.

Zach Medin Best Predictor Tuesday Night

on July 23, 2014 - 8:59am

LAHS Students Compete in National Junior Olympic Shooting Championships

on July 22, 2014 - 7:57am
Young shooters and coaches from left, Chris Bond, Alan Bond, Josh Smith, David Smith, JoAnna O'Neill, Mike O'Neill, Chris Luchini, Kes Luchini and Kathy Smith. Photo by Katie Hoyne


Five Los Alamos High School students competed in the National Junior Olympic Shooting Championships last week in Colorado Springs, Colo.

Chris Bond, Kes Luchini, JoAnna O'Neill, David Smith and Josh Smith participated in the shotgun event, which consisted of one day of training and two days of competition with shooters from all over the United States.


Snow Is Best Predictor In Ski Hill Race

on July 22, 2014 - 7:35am
ACRR News:
Mary Snow was only 8 seconds off her predicted time in the July 15 Atomic City Road Runners' weekly pace race held on the trail across the road from the Pajarito Ski Lodge. 
Ted Romero has a 13 second differential and was also the fastest runner on the 3 mile course with a time of 23:33. Other top predictors were Paul Elkins at 33 seconds off and John Ullmann with a 43 second difference.
In the 3 mile race, the top female was Roxana Candia recording a 27:21. The top 2 mile trail participants were Melina Burnside with a time of 21:09 and