WHITESBORO – The Norwich Cyclones’ “C” team defeated the Whitesboro Warriors 28-13 for a share of the Eastern Division Tri-Valley title with Holland Patent and Whitesboro this past Sunday..
The Cyclones handed the Warriors their first loss in two years as Cole Rifanburg rushed for 149 yards and TDs of 13, 9, and 37 yards, while teammate Dale Geislinger had a fourth-quarter 40-yard TD to seal the victory. Geislinger rushed for 113 yards behind the dominant Cyclones line.
The Cyclones’ defense was led by Paden Burlison, Rifanburg, Geislinger, Carter Hubbard and Austin Hendrickson.
The Cyclones’ “B” team downed Whitesboro 8-6 for an exciting win. The Warriors scored first on their opening possession on a six-minute drive.