16-O - Blake Cottingham
Blake Cottingham
Height: 6-2
Weight: 225
Year: RS Sophomore
Hometown: Ottawa, Ill.
High School: Ottawa Marquette
Position: QB

2007: Did not play in any varsity games during his first year at Butler...Personal: Exploratory science major...born 1/28/89...son of Steve and Jenny Cottingham...High School: Two-year all-conference quarterback at Ottawa Marquette High School...team captain and Offensive MVP as a senior...passed for 3,240 yards and 31 touchdowns in final two seasons...tied for 11th in the IHSA record book with three 300-yard passing games...tied for 13th in the state record book with seven 200-yard passing efforts...set school record for passing yards in a season (1,805, 2006), touchdown passes in a season (16, 2006) and passes completed in a season (122, 2006)...earned Academic All-State recognition...received three varsity football letters...High School Coach: Jim Eustice.