Cardinal Hayes almost pulls off upset of Bishop Ford in CHSFL 'A' Conference Final
(11/20/04) HEMPSTEAD, LONG ISLAND - The 8th seeded Cardinal Hayes Cardinals were looking to upset the #1 seeded Bishop Ford Falcons in the CHSFL 'A' Conference Final on Saturday. The game was played at Hofstra University in Hempstead on Long Island.
It was the first time the Cardinals made it to the championship game since 1999. The last time they won the title was in 1998.
Bishop Ford was up 8-6 late in the fourth quarter. Hayes had one last shot to pull off the upset. They attempted a 30-yard field goal with one second left to play, but the kick was no good. The Falcons survived and beat the Cardinals 8-6 to win the CHSFL 'A' Conference Championship.