Patterson High School defenders Irvin Celestine (12) and Treylon Bennett (5) close in on North Vermilion running back Malik Criner during Friday's District 8-3A contest in Leroy. North Vermilion defeated Patterson 52-28. Criner rushed 34 times for 205 yards with four touchdowns. Patterson will return home Friday when it hosts Abbeville for homecoming. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Both Patterson and North Vermilion were looking to get back on track this week heading into their District 8-3A opener at North Vermilion Friday.