Sydney is married woman with whom Liam Court has an affair. She was also Campbell Price's stepmother.She first appears in Life's a Beach, where she becomes an investor in Liam's surf company. Later on, she and Liam hook up and she tells him that she's married, as well as being Campbell Price's stepmother. By the end of the episode, Liam tells her that he doesn't care about her being married.
She's next seen in A Portrait of the Artist As a Young Call Girl, where Liam finds out that she's been using him to get her stepson's money.
In You Can't Win 'Em All, she comes to see Liam and tells him that she's leaving her husband, she didn't take his money and doesn't matter about it anymore. She's looking for a fresh start in Australia, but wants a second chance with him.
In the series finale, after finding out that Liam had lied to Annie about getting old Salty's signature, Sydney figures out that Liam is still in love with Annie. She tells him to read the end of Annie's book and give it another try.
Future or Fate
Sydney left Beverly Hills, California and moved to Australia to start over with her life.
- Melissa Ordway was also in Melrose Place (2009), the fifth series of the Beverly Hills, 90210 continuity, but portrayed a different character, Morgan McKellan.
- Most fans believe she is just a copy of Ivy, since she is another blonde haired surfer who had a crush on Liam. However unlike Ivy, Sydney and Liam do date.