Fisher takes on Mary-Hardin Baylor in NCAA quarterfinals

Created: 12/06/2013 7:16 PM WHEC.com

St. John Fisher has played in the wind, snow and bitter cold during the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament. Their a team from Rochester, no problem. The forecast for the quarterfinals against Mary-Hardin Baylor in Belton Texas is temperatures in the 20s, freezing rain. That is unheard for that region, but perfect weather for a Rochester team.

Fisher has won five straight games and dispatched Hobart by 21 in the second round.

Honeoye Falls-Lima graduate, Tyler Fenti is having a great year at quarterback for the Cardinals, with 2,800 yards passing and 23 touchdowns.

Their opponent Mary-Hardin Baylor is 12-0 and ranked 2nd in the country.

Fisher players credit the Courage Bowl win in November for this deep run into the playoffs.

Fisher and Mary-Hardin Baylor, kickoff Saturday at noon, in the NCAA quarterfinals. 


49° | 38°
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  • Wind: NW 17mph
  • Humidity: 43%
  • Thu Abundant sunshine
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  • Sat Occasional showers possible
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