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Under 19 Rugby Teams Host Fundraiser July 4

on July 3, 2017 - 9:28pm

The Los Alamos Under 19s boys and girls teams are holding a fundraiser during the Fourth of July celebration at Overlook Park. All proceeds from the Atomic Roasted Corn booth go toward purchasing new uniforms for the Los Alamos Nukes boys and the Los Alamos Bombshells girls teams. Three flavors of roasted corn will be offered; green chile bacon, chipotle and butter parmesan. The teams also will serve watermelon with vanilla mint sauce; apple, gluten-free cherry and pecan pie bars; brownies and candy bars; sodas and bottled water. Courtesy photo

LAHS Girls Soccer LEAD Summer Camp 2017

on July 3, 2017 - 9:14pm

Former LAHS Girls Soccer LEAD Summer Camp. Courtesy photo


Los Alamos High School Girls Soccer LEAD Summer Camp 2017 is Monday July 10 through Thursday July 13.

Times Each Day: 

  • 7-8:30 a.m. on Field
  • 8:30-9 a.m. Leadership training
  • 3-4:30 p.m. on Field
  • 4:30-5 p.m. Leadership training

Age groups: All incoming 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th graders. 

Location: Sullivan Field


Katie Hopkins, two-year LAHS varsity starter and incoming Junior said, "The LEAD Soccer Academy is a great opportunity to work with amazing coaches and


Senators Introduce Strongest Legislative Package Of Sportsmen’s Priorities In Years

on July 3, 2017 - 8:05am
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Only hours ahead of their departure for the Fourth of July recess, Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY), Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD), and a bipartisan group of senators introduced S. 1514, a strong package of bills that would benefit fish and wildlife habitat nationwide, while funding critical watershed restoration efforts in the Mid-Atlantic and improving access for recreational shooters on public lands.

The legislation would:

  • Reauthorize the North American Wetlands Conservation Act—a grant program through which each federal dollar invested is matched an average of

LA County Little League 10-12 Team Wins District!

on July 2, 2017 - 11:06pm

LACLL All Stars from left, Estevan Trujillo, Jack Fisher, Tomas Martinez, Dylan Marciano, Julian Baros, Kyle Evenhaus, Evan Vincent, Zach Gonzales, Kyler Young, Jack Mooday Nolan Bell, Aidan Logan and Maddox Martinez. Back row from left, Coaches Rick Mooday, Scott McDuffie and Rich Logan. Photo by John McHale/

Maddox Martinez gets a high five from coach Scott McDuffie for a job well done for pitching the final innings of the game. Photo by John McHale/

The photo gallery after the game. Photo by John McHale/


The Los Alamos County


Topper Football Youth Camp July 10-11

on July 2, 2017 - 7:21am

LA County 10-12 Little League Wins Game Two!

on June 30, 2017 - 10:21pm

The Los Alamos County 10-12 Little League team won game two to stay at the top of the brackets in the Distirct 1 All Star tournament played at the Lou Caveglia field Thursday. Photo by Ronda Evanhus/Courtesy

The runner, Jack Mooday, checks with the umpire for the call and the call was safe. Photo by John McHale/

Action at second base as PVLL player, Dillan Naranjo, is safe under the tag of Kyle Evanhus. Photo by John McHale/ 




The Los Alamos County 10-12 Little League team won game two to stay at the top of the brackets in the District 1


LA County Little League 9-11 All Stars Head To State!

on June 29, 2017 - 9:13am

The 2017 NM District 1 All Stars 9-11 Champions. Front row from left, Maddox Martines, Ian Swavely, Brandon Walker. Middle row from left, Tanner Noakes, JJ Chrobocinski, Cohen Mckown, Gavin Mitchell, Wyatt Guffee, Zachary Moore, Raven Naranjo, Zach Stidham, Sal Crochet, Malachi Laskie. Coaches from left, James Chrobocinski, Dave Swavely and Jason Martines. Photo by John McHale/​

JJ Chrobocinski covers home plate as Brayden Trujillo slides in for the score. Photo by John McHale/​

Gavin Mitchell tries to avoid a tag from Jose Castillo at third base.

Newnam Best Predictor In This Week's Pace Race

on June 29, 2017 - 8:13am
ACRR News:
Almost 40 runners and walkers took to one, two, three or four mile pace race courses on Barranca Mesa. All finishers were treated to cool watermelon and cold grapes.
In the one mile course around Navajo, Los Pueblos and Barranca Roads, Brian Newnam had the best prediction, only 1 second off his prediction for an adjusted delta of 3 seconds off.
Other good predictors were Katie Gattiker with an adjusted delta of 21 seconds, Diego Leonard with an adjusted delta of 39 seconds, Kieran Gattiker with an adjusted delta of 42 seconds, and Leeza Trudolyubov with an adjusted

Girls Soccer Camp Underway At Pueblo Complex

on June 29, 2017 - 7:51am
Registration was under way at Pueble Soccer field Monday morning at 9 a.m. for the girls soccer clinic. Photo by John McHale/
High school soccer player Payton Hobbs explains the rules of the flag soccer game used as a warm-up exercise. Photo by John McHale/
Monday marked the beginning of soccer season with the first soccer camp.  
The camp is being held at Pueblo Complex Soccer Field. The girls are holding their camp this week with ages 7-12, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.

Topper Football Youth Camp July 10-11

on June 28, 2017 - 5:45pm

Los Alamos Nick Nogar Memorial Open

on June 28, 2017 - 3:35pm
Aquatomics Coach Maribeth Englert goes over the heat sheet with her 9 and10 year old swimmers. Photo by John McHale/

The start of the 12 and under 100 breaststrokes. Photo by John McHale/


The annual Los Alamos Nick Nogar Memorial Open was held the past weekend at the Larry R Walkup Center.
This event has been held for the past several years in the memory of Nick Nogar who was a devoted supporter of swimming at all levels.

Weekly Fishing Report: June 27

on June 27, 2017 - 8:52pm
Sports and Outdoors
Los Alamos Daily Post

The State Game and Fish Department has been liberally stocking lakes and streams in Northern New Mexico with good-sized rainbow trout averaging over 16 inches in size. Anglers looking to catch a big, hatchery-raised rainbows should have a great time this summer.

The news this week is the opening date for fishing the Shuree Ponds on the Valle Vidal. The opening date for fishing these ponds is Saturday (July 1). Fishing at Shuree is limited to artificial flies and lures with a single, barbless hook.

Los Alamos Tennis Clinic Fundraising Event

on June 27, 2017 - 7:46am

Triatomics Splash n' Dash #2 Results

on June 27, 2017 - 7:10am

Fishing With Worms Lands 25-inch, 5.43 Pound Trout

on June 26, 2017 - 10:00pm

George Morse with the 25-inch, 5.43 pound brown trout he caught on a nightcrawler Sunday in the Chama River below Abiquiu Dam. Courtesy photo


Sports and Outdoors
Los Alamos Daily Post

I sometimes hesitate to tell people what I was using when I catch a big fish. On Sunday, fishing in the Rio Chama below Abiquiu Dam, I hooked and landed one of the biggest trout I’ve ever caught. The 25-inch, 5.43-pound brown trout put up a valiant fight and with the help of a nearby fly fisherman (Jack from Albuquerque), who had a net, I was able to land the fish.

It was the first fish

Wardlow Herrera Wins Charity Boxing Bout By TKO

on June 25, 2017 - 5:45pm

Ceiling lights form a halo over Los Alamos Deputy Police Chief Jason Wardlow Herrera as he makes Los Alamos proud Saturday night fighting in Rumble 911, a charity event to raise money for Boys & Girls Club of Santa Fe/Del Norte. He won his heavyweight bout against Freddy Martinez of the Santa Fe Fire Department in three rounds by Technical Knockout. Photo by JoAnna O'Neill

Los Alamos Deputy Police Chief Jason Wardlow Herrera and his son Jordan, center, greet supporters prior to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Fe/Del Norte 911 Rumble Saturday evening at Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino.

10U Los Alamos All Star Team Loses championship 10-9

on June 25, 2017 - 4:10pm
The 10U Los Alamos All Star Team lost the championship game 10-9 to Santa Fe National. Team members include Z Gartz #12, Silas Crochet #11, Colton Hollander #8, Colby Capon #9, Adrian Oshel #10, Eddie Gartz #17, Ty Gartz #18, Kogi Park #16, Terran Robertson #5, Xzander Pacheco #4, Boaz Martinez #1 and Hayden Watkins #3, Brodi Miller #2. Coaches include Isaac Martinez, Marcus Miller and John Harrison. Courtesy photo

Los Alamos County Little League Baseball Ages 9-11 Division All-stars Beat Pojoaque All-stars 8-7, Santa Fe National 20-1 And Advance To Championships!

on June 24, 2017 - 5:20pm

Los Alamos County Little League Baseball Ages 9-11 Division All-stars beat the Pojoaque All-stars 8-7 Thursday and Santa Fe National 20-1. The team advances to play in the championhip games Monday night. Courtesy photo

Los Alamos and Pojoaque teams shake hands following their 8-inning game Thursday. Courtesy photo 


Los Alamos County Little League Baseball Ages 9-11 Division All-stars fought hard Thursday and beat the Pojoaque All-stars by a score of 8-7 in a contest that took eight innings on the opening night of the District 1 tournament.

Play continued today at Franklin

Los Alamos Softball Advances To State

on June 24, 2017 - 6:34am

Los Alamos softball progresses to state after winning against Pojoaque Thursday. Photo by John McHale/

Pitcher Savana Luster and first baseman Terri Jaramillo reach for an infield fly but the ball managed to slip between them and fall to the ground. Photo by John McHale/ 

Pojoaque's first baseman Madison Gonzales catches a throw from the catcher in an attempt to tag Alicia Gonzales offbase. Photo by John McHale/



The Senior Softball District Tournament is underway and the Los Alamos County Little League senior team played the


Los Alamos County Little league Senior Softball Wins District Title ... Advances To State Tournament!

on June 23, 2017 - 9:36am

Los Alamos County Little league senior softball beat Pojoaque in two games Thursday to win the District Title and advance to the State Tournament! Photo by Hope Jaramillo

Chamber Holds Golf Tournament Aug. 18

on June 23, 2017 - 7:29am


The Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce is holding its annual Chamber Golf Tournament Benefitting United Way of Northern New Mexico Aug. 18 at the Los Alamos County Golf Course.

Early registration is $400 per foursome until Aug. 4, after that date registration is $500 per foursome. Individual golfers can register for $125. Registration includes breakfast, golf, cart and lunch. Sign up now at

Sponsorships are available for holes, beverages, lunch, breakfast and at the Gold, Silver and Bronze levels.

Local Swimmers Brave Alcatraz Sharkfest Competition

on June 23, 2017 - 7:10am
Nathan Romero, a lifeguard at the Larry R. Walkup Aquatic Center in Los Alamos, competing June 4 in the Alcatraz Sharkfest swimming event. Courtesy photo
Los Alamos native Daniel Preston competes in the Alcatraz Sharkfest event. Courtesy photo
​Los Alamos Daily Post 

Locals Nathan Romero and Daniel Preston were strangers until a unique swimming competition tied them together. Both competed June 4 in the Alcatraz Sharkfest.

Los Alamos School Of Gymnastics Regional Results

on June 22, 2017 - 5:01am
Colette Bibeault and Danielle Trellue. Courtesy photo
Danielle Trellue. Courtesy photo
Los Alamos Atomic Tumblers travelled to Galveston Texas during the May 19th weekend to compete in the 2017 Region 3 Xcel Championship meet. 
Over 780 gymnasts competed representing 94 teams from, Texas, New Mexico, Colorado, Wyoming, Arkansas, Oklahoma and Kansas. This was the first ever USA Gymnastics sponsored Xcel Regional Championship for Region 3.
There were 433 Gold division, 248 Platinum Division and 30 Diamond Division gymnasts competing, throughout the weekend.

Maness Is Top Predictor In Weekly Pace Race

on June 21, 2017 - 4:04pm
Pace Race runners head out Tuesday at Fireman’s Park near the Mitchell Trailhead. Courtesy photo


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ACRR News:
Lauraine Maness was the best predictor in Tuesday's weekly pace race that started at Fireman’s Park near the Mitchell Trailhead with a 12 second differential of her predicted time.
Other accurate predictors were: Linda Vance at 13 seconds off, Sophia Pieck recording a 15 second difference, Jeanette Trujillo-Rondeau at 16 seconds off, and Laura Woodroffe with a 25 second difference.
On the 1 mile course the top finisher was Susua Hangor at 7:40 and the fastest

Local Crossfit Athletes Break State Records

on June 21, 2017 - 3:41pm

Mairen Hoch, 11, center, of Los Alamos broke the youth state record in the clean and jerk in the Olympic weightlifting competition at the New Mexico Games June 3 at UNM Athletic Center. Courtesy Photo​

Kim Hoch of Los Alamos earned gold during the Olympic weightlifting competition. Courtesy photo​

Kelly Gill of Los Alamos broke the state record in the snatch during the New Mexico Games June 3. Courtesy Photo​


Athletes from Crossfit Los Alamos competed in Olympic weightlifting in the New Mexico Games held June 3 at the UNM Athletic Center.