FOXBOROUGH — For as much hype as the Bishop Fenwick offense had received coming into Saturday night’s Division 5 Super Bowl, the Crusader defense had been quietly dominating opponents all season.
Consider it no longer a secret.
Behind a stalwart defensive effort and three touchdowns from Rufus Rushins, Bishop Fenwick shut out Northbridge, 28-0, to win the Division 5 state championship at Gillette Stadium.
“The defense played phenomenal,” said Fenwick coach Dave Woods. “[Northbridge] is a good team, and to shut them out is huge.” Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.