Patterson High School's Dontre Nicholas totes the football against North Vermilion during the Lumberjacks' District 8-3A Oct. 6 game at Patterson. The Lumberjacks improved to 2-0 in league play Friday as they defeated Abbeville 34-24. Patterson will continue league play Friday when it makes the short trip to Berwick to face the Panthers in a 7 p.m. contest. (The Daily Review/Mico Aloisio)
Patterson leaned on standout runners Dontre Nicholas and Dajon Richard Friday, and the duo responded with nearly 300-yards to secure a 34-24 District 8-3A win.