March Madness has begun in earnest! It is not exactly spring fever but emotions are at a pinnacle across the country as attention turns to the NCAA basketball tournament called March Madness. Tayler Turnquist, a Model High graduate, is right in the middle of all the basketball frenzy as a cheerleader for Mercer University. Mercer’s Bears will take on Duke University today at 12:15 p.m. Turnquist is in her second year at Mercer studying in the Physician's Assistants Program. She attended Mercer on a competitive cheerleading scholarship. Turnquist will have her work cut out for her to cheer the Bears to victory as they are a 14 seed team taking on the 3 seed Blue Devils from Duke.