FAIRMONT, W.Va. (WVVA) - The Patriots struck first on the road Friday night, using the legs of star running back Atticus Goodson. However, the Polar Bears scored 43 unanswered points to secure a 43-15 victory.
No. 14 Independence finishes the season with a record of 5-3.
No. 6 Fairmont Senior will travel to No. 2 Bluefield for a Class AA semifinal matchup next week.