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Billy Fessler
Billy  Fessler


Erie, Pa.

High School:
Erie Cathedral Prep

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 188



H.S. Coach:
Mike Mischler


Football Trio Named to NFF Hampshire Honor Society

Fessler, Haley and Smith cap college careers with prestigious honor from National Football Foundation


Strong Second Half Leads Blue Past White, 26-0

Stevens hits three different receivers for second-half touchdowns


McSorley, Defense Lead Blue to Shutout Victory Over White, 37-0

McSorley completes 23-of-27 passes for 281 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Blue squad


USATSI Gallery - Georgia State @ Penn State

USATSI Gallery - Georgia State @ Penn State

2017 Junior Season
Awards: Earned the Outstanding Run-on Award, along with Tom Pancoast, at the annual team banquet...Named Academic All-Big Ten.

Season: Appeared in all 13 games...Held on all placements during the season.

Georgia State (9/16): Completed his first career pass on his first collegiate throw to Jonathan Holland, for Holland's first career reception...Finished 1-of-2 passing for 8 yards. Nebraska (10/18): Named the coaching staff's Special Team's Player of the Week.

2016 Sophomore Season
Season: Appeared in four games...Held on all placements from Nov. 12 -26.

at Purdue (10/29): Made his collegiate debut in the fourth quarter. at Indiana (11/12): Was the coaching staff’s Special Teams Player of the Week

2015 Redshirt Freshman Season
Did not see any game action... Earned Dean's List accolades in the 2015 fall and 2016 spring semesters.

2014 True Freshman Season
Redshirt season...Earned Dean's List accolades in the 2014 fall semester.

High School
A four-year letterman at Erie Cathedral Prep, playing for head coach Mike Mischler...Named first-team All-District 10 and first-team All-Region 6 as a standout scholastic athlete...Selected as the Erie Athlete of the Year and Scholar-Athlete of the Year after leading Cathedral Prep to the 2012 PIAA Class AAAA State Championship and a 14-0 season...Owns the school record for most passing yards and touchdowns in a game...Helped lead Cathedral Prep to three District 10 championships in his four years...Selected to play in the East-West and North-South all-star games in western Pennsylvania...Lettered in basketball and baseball.

Full name is William Gallagher Fessler...Son of Alison and Jim Fessler...Has three younger brothers, Charlie, Henry and James...Mother, Alison, is a Penn State graduate...Majoring in finance...Born August 6, 1995 in Erie, Pennsylvania.



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