High School Sports


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Liverpool, C-NS boys win in sectionals

Northstars top Henninger; Warriors hold off Proctor

Area boys soccer fans have long imagined a clash between Liverpool and Cicero-North Syracuse with the Section III Class AA championship as the prize, which has not taken place in 15 years.

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Football Warriors top Northstars again

Liverpool earns rematch with B'ville in Class AA semis

No Jaydakis Scott, no Rashon Crenshaw, no Dietrick Roberson on hand – and still no way that the Liverpool football team was going to see its Section III championship dreams ruined by its rivals from Cicero-North Syracuse.

Girls Warriors roll through playoff opener

Liverpool to face F-M in sectional semifinals

Nine days after its regular season concluded, the Liverpool girls soccer team finally hit the field again, beginning the quest to earn a fourth Section III Class AA championship in five years.

C-NS swimmers turn back New Hartford

Liverpool's Sovinsky wins twice in defeat to J-D

Bent on protecting its undefeated mark, the Cicero-North Syracuse girls swim team took a serious challenge from New Hartford Wednesday night at the Le Moyne College pool, but did enough to beat the Spartans by a 95-90 margin.

Liverpool, C-NS soccer head to sectionals

Boys Warriors are top seed; Northstars hold no. 3 seed

Having climbed back to no. 7 in last week’s state Class AA rankings, the Liverpool boys soccer team would not find it easy in the last games it would play before the start of the Section III playoffs.

Girls soccer Warriors blank Auburn

Liverpool has no. 2 seed in Class AA sectional tournament

An inability to win either of its head-to-head match-ups with Baldwinsville ultimately left the Liverpool girls soccer team to settle for the no. 2 seed in the Section III Class AA playoffs that get underway late this week.

Liverpool volleyball stopped by B’ville

C-NS boys return Kegebein in time for big matches

A pivotal moment in the Liverpool girls volleyball season had arrived. When the Warriors hosted Baldwinsville last Friday night, it represented the last opportunity in the regular season to try and measure up the long-time reigning powers in the Class AA ranks.

Liverpool, C-NS field hockey struggle

Warriors no. 2 seed, Northstars no. 4 seed in sectionals

Even though it enjoyed the better regular season, it was entirely possible that the Liverpool field hockey team was not gaining the same amount of momentum that its neighbors and rivals from Cicero-North Syracuse was picking up as the Section III playoffs neared.

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Northstars top Bees, share league title

C-NS improves to 5-2; Liverpool routs West Genny

In one season under head coach Dave Kline, the Cicero-North Syracuse football team has made enormous strides. Where it goes from now remains an open question.

Liverpool runners duel F-M again

Warriors still atop state rankings despite league meet loss

In a remarkable bit of scheduling, the Liverpool boys cross country team found itself squaring off with Fayetteville-Manlius three times in eight days. First, there was the head-to-head at F-M on Oct. 7, where the Hornets prevailed. Then there was the Manhattan Invitational on Oct. 10, when the Warriors finished fourth in the featured Eastern States Championship, one spot ahead of F-M.

Cross country Warriors top state poll

Liverpool battles F-M twice in four-day span

One immediate reward for the Liverpool boys cross country team from its narrow victory over East Aurora in the Oct. 3 McQuaid Invitational in Rochester was an honor it had rarely achieved before.

Soccer Warriors get revenge on F-M

C-NS ties Nottingham, holds off Utica Proctor

No matter what the records might say, or how the seeding might turn out for the upcoming Section III playoffs, there’s no denying how close the competition is in Class AA boys soccer, almost every night.

Liverpool, C-NS field hockey tie 1-1

Bergamo, Lessard net goals in neighborhood clash

Neither of the two regular-season games between the Liverpool and Cicero-North Syracuse field hockey team this fall ended in regulation. In fact, there wasn’t even a resolution to last Wednesday night’s clash at LHS Stadium, where the Warriors again surrendered a second-half lead and, on this occasion, were unable to reclaim the advantage, settling for a 1-1 tie with the Northstars.

C-NS football rallies past F-M

Flack piles up 319 yards, three TD's for Northstars

Drew Flack ran wild, and following his lead, the Cicero-North Syracuse football team has a shot at much more than the Section III Class AA playoff berth it has already earned.

Swimming Northstars are league champs

C-NS defeats West Genesee to lock up CNYCL title

Though a couple of weeks remain in the regular season, it’s all settled for the Cicero-North Syracuse girls swim team, as least when it comes to owning the CNY Counties League regular-season championship.