High School Sports


Liverpool swimmers rally, win Class A sectional title

Burdo named Swimmer of the Meet with pair of titles

Three races remained in Thursday night's Section III Class A championship meet, and the Liverpool boys swim team still trailed in the race for top honors. Then, with a series of high finishes in both relays and individual events, the Warriors erased that deficit and repeated as sectional champions with a total of 399.5 points, holding off Watertown (361 points) and Jamesville-DeWitt/CBA (355 points) for first place.

Warriors third, Northstars fourth in hockey standings

Liverpool beats IHC; C-NS takes loss to Syracuse

In very different ways, the Liverpool and Cicero-North Syracuse ice hockey teams closed out their respective regular season and got ready for the Section III playoffs.

Liverpool holds off C-NS in league indoor meet

Warriors win on track; Northstars' Reader wins three field events

Without question, the Liverpool boys indoor track and field team did not like finishing behind Cicero-North Syracuse at the Feb. 4 Section III Class AA championship meet. So when the two sides returned to SRC Arena a week later for the CNY Counties League National Division championship meet on Wednesday night, the Warriors got the best of it, scoring 156 points to the Northstars’ 139, with Baldwinsville (106 points) in third place.

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LHS Senior of the Week: Matthew Sala

This week’s Liverpool High School Senior of the Week is Matthew Sala. Matthew is an accomplished athlete, having played varsity football for three years, including acting as captain during the team’s undefeated 2014 regular season, and varsity lacrosse for three years.

Liverpool wins Class AA sectional wrestling title

Warriors edge Baldwinsville by one point in team standings

Four head-to-head title bouts between Liverpool and Baldwinsville were the points on which last Saturday’s Section III Class AA championship meet turned. And though the Bees had the advantage of competing in its home gym, it didn’t matter one bit to the Warriors, who won all four of those finals and, by doing so, prevailed by a single point.

C-NS cheerleaders win sectional Class AA title

Northstars pull away from field; Liverpool finishes fifth

Just as they had done throughout the winter, the Cicero-North Syracuse cheerleading squad turned back all challengers – but this time, it delivered, for the Northstars, a Section III Class AA championship.

Girls basketball Northstars roll past B’ville

Free, Bonin lead C-NS against short-handed Bees

All paths to the Section III Class AA girls basketball championship still run through Cicero-North Syracuse, and for six years, with and without superstar talents on the Northstars’ roster, no one was able to pass through without getting stopped.

Liverpool girls hoops still in playoff hunt

Warriors beat F-M after loss to C-NS

Simple math was what faced the Liverpool girls basketball team as the 2014-15 regular season wound to its end. In order to get into the Section III Class AA playoffs, the Warriors would need eight wins. Entering February, Liverpool had a 6-9 mark, so two more victories were required.

C-NS boys earn satisfying win over Liverpool

Northstars find rare bright spot in season full of struggles

This long, brutal season for the Cicero-North Syracuse boys basketball team might not include any post-season participation, but at least it can say that it began and ended with signature victories. The Northstars’ upset of Nottingham in its Dec. 6 opener at Henninger’s Peppino’s Invitational got better with time as the Bulldogs charged into Class AA championship contention.

Cloute qualifies for state bowling tournament

C-NS star finishes second at Section III Shoot-Out

Back when the Cicero-North Syracuse boys bowling team finished second to Fulton in the Section III Class A tournament Feb. 1 at Strike-N-Spare Lanes, some of its individuals knew they had a second chance to go further this winter.

Liverpool swimmers rout Auburn, go to 10-0

Warriors to host sectional Class A meet on Thursday

With an undefeated regular season now in the books, the Liverpool boys swim team will turn its attention to seeking the Section III Class A championship and, two days later, going after the George Falwell Cup symbolizing the area’s top team in 2014-15.

C-NS hockey drops rematch to B’ville

Liverpool goes 1-1, falls to Rome Free Academy

Even if the Cicero-North Syracuse ice hockey team made a prolonged push through the Section III Division I playoffs, it might not top the excitement and emotion it felt rallying for a 3-2 overtime victory over Baldwinsville in the first-ever hockey game played in the Carrier Dome on Nov. 21.

C-NS boys, girls take second at AA indoor sectionals

Liverpool third on both sides; Reader wins twice for Northsars

All season long, the Cicero-North Syracuse indoor track and field teams mostly looked up at Liverpool in the standings during a variety of meets held at SRC Arena. But when it came time to decide the Section III Class AA championships Wednesday night, the Northstars beat the Warriors in both the girls and boys divisions, earning second-place finishes.

C-NS boys hoops gets satisfying win over Liverpool

Girls Northstars win, too, setting up B'ville showdown

This long, brutal season for the Cicero-North Syracuse boys basketball team might not include any post-season participation, but at least it can say that it began and ended with signature victories

C-NS bowlers take second at sectional tournament

Fox leads Northstars as Fulton takes team title

With the large advantage of competing in its home venue, the Cicero-North Syracuse boys bowling team sought out the Section III team championship Sunday at Strike-N-Spare Lanes, knowing a berth in the state tournament at Strike-N-Spare in early March was on the line.