The Cardinals lost on the road to McNeese State this Saturday night. (Lake Charles, LA)
Cardinals beat Nicholls (Beaumont, TX)
2011: Backup offensive lineman appeared in the season opener, a 58-0 win over Texas College (9/3).
2010: Walk-on who played in the season finale against Oklahoma Panhandle State (11/20) ...Opened the season on the scout team, but worked his way onto the travel squad.
High School: Four-year letterman for coaches Kris Micheaux, Ricky Lock and Bruce Salmon at Gonzales HS ... Starred on the offensive line and also played at end and tackle on defense and served as the Apaches' deep snapper ... Helped lead the team to a 10-3 record and the Class 3A state quarterfinals as a junior in 2007 ... Earned honorable mention all-state and Academic All-State recognition ... Also three-year letterman in baseball.
Personal: Marshall Fairchild was born on Feb. 5, 1991 ... Son of Ace and Renee Fairchild ... Has two older brothers, Randy and Ryan, who played football at Texas A&M ... Majoring in civil engineering.