Cottingham’s 4 touchdowns powers No. 6 Fairmont Senior over No. 14 Independence, 43-15

Polar Bears advance to sixth straight semifinal
Published: Nov. 20, 2020 at 11:02 PM EST
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FAIRMONT, W.Va (WDTV) - Senior running back Keishawn Cottingham found the end zone four times and Gage Michael added a pair of scores as No. 6 Fairmont Senior defeated No. 14 Independence, 43-15.

With 293 total yards tonight, Michael became the first player in school history to eclipse 8,000 total yards in his career.

Patriots junior running back Atticus Goodson had 116 yards on 23 carries with a touchdown.

The Bears will play in their sixth consecutive state semifinal against No. 2 Bluefield next Saturday at 4 p.m. Fairmont Senior fell to the Beavers in the semis last season, 40-24.

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