F-M runners hold off Liverpool

J-D sweeps ESM in annual showdown

For a brief moment, the Fayetteville-Manlius boys cross country team was not in its usual spot atop the state Class A rankings, having seen Liverpool displace them following its overall victory at the Oct. 3 McQuaid Invitational in Rochester.

O'Donnell wins sectional golf tournament

C-NS Blue finishes two shots behind West Genny

When the golfers participating in Wednesday's Section III Class AA tournament at East Syracuse's Arrowhead Golf Club started returning to the clubhouse at the completion of their rounds, Cicero-North Syracuse Blue's Pat O'Donnell posted one of the first scores - and no one would beat it.

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West Genny wins sectional AA golf title

Wildcats edge Auburn by single shot, 404-405

West Genesee's five-year quest to add a second Section III Class AA championship to the one it earned in 2010 finally ended - by the narrowest margin possible. The Wildcats held off Auburn by a single shot to earn the sectional title Wednesday at Arrowhead Golf Club in East Syracuse, also fending off Cicero-North Syracuse Blue by two shots.

Westhill volleyball edges Cazenovia

Warriors take five sets, hand Lakers first defeat

What a difference a few weeks, and a bit of home-court advantage, can make. Westhill’s girls volleyball team, whose only blemish this season was a straight-set loss at Cazenovia on Sept. 17, had a far different outcome when it hosted the Lakers Tuesday night, making two different comebacks to prevail in five sets and hand Cazenovia its first defeat of the season.

Soccer Warriors, Bees end in 2-2 draw

Goal late in second OT allows Liverpool to get even

In their own unique ways, the Liverpool and Baldwinsville girls soccer teams left Tuesday night's showdown equally surprised by the 2-2 outcome. For the Warriors, who were in a defensive mode most of the game, a draw was welcome - but the Bees exited LHS Stadium frustrated that a come-from-behind victory was snatched away in the most unlikely manner.

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Lysander Ice Arena to host ‘Halloween on Ice’ stars

Syracuse Figure Skating Club to offer lessons

The recently revamped Lysander Ice Arena is opening its doors to the stars of “Nancy Kerrigan’s Halloween on Ice” during the U.S. Figure Skating Association’s Skatefest from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 14.

Liverpool runners sweep B’ville

C-NS cross country unable to keep up with F-M

Though not in the state Class A rankings, the Liverpool girls cross country team has enough quality to it that it can match, or top, just about any opponent in the CNY Counties League. The Warriors proved this by turning back Baldwinsville 23-32 in last Wednesday’s neighborhood showdown at Longbranch Park, part of a three-way meet where Liverpool also swept Syracuse West 15-49 and easily won both of the boys races.

Soccer Warriors tie Nottingham, 1-1

Liverpool gets tough OT victory over Proctor

Through seven games, the Liverpool boys soccer team managed to turn back all kinds of challenges and win seven times, rising as high as no. 5 in the state Class AA rankings along the way.

Girls soccer Warriors have 3-0 week

Liverpool to meet B'ville in Tuesday showdown

Remaining a very busy unit, the Liverpool girls soccer team would test itself plenty in advance of Tuesday night’s rematch with Baldwinsville, who m it los to, 1-0, the first time they had met on Sept. 18.

Liverpool field hockey takes first loss

Warriors beat RFA; C-NS gains split, beats Weedsport

Through seven games, the Liverpool field hockey team had remained undefeated, rising to the top of the CNY Counties League and emerging as the favorite for Section III Class A honors, too.

Hornets top CBA in soccer twin bill

Two schools raise money for American Heart Association

As they do each fall, the Fayetteville-Manlius and Christian Brothers Academy soccer programs gathered together for a doubleheader, this time held under the lights last Saturday at Alibrandi Stadium.

F-M cross country sweeps C-NS

J-D earns team titles at Whitesboro Invitational

Fayetteville-Manlius, in its second CNY Coutnies League cross country road meet in as many weeks, went to Oneida Shores last Wednesday to face Cicero-North Syracuse, who is state-ranked on both the boys and girls sides, yet still could not keep up with the Hornets.

Field hockey Hornets rout ESM

F-M also gets key league win over C-NS

Plenty of important matches awaited the field hockey teams at Fayetteville-Manlius and East Syracuse Minoa as the calendar turned from September to October, including a head-to-head neighborhood clash last Friday afternoon.

Soccer Red Rams go 3-0, top ESM

J-D also gets 2-0 shutout over Skaneateles

Even with a five-game win streak and both defeats coming to Class AA opponents, the Jamesville-DeWitt boys soccer team remained missing from the state Class A rankings, though that might not last too much longer.

J-D girls topple Chittenango, Marcellus

Grimes rises to no. 4 in state Class C rankings

Still situated at no. 2 in the state Class A rankings, the Jamesville-DeWitt girls soccer team would have a pair of interesting tests while defending its undefeated mark as the calendar turned from September to October.