Photos: West Jefferson homecoming game

Messenger photo by Pat Donahue

The West Jefferson Roughriders were pumped for the start of their Oct. 12 homecoming game against Millersport. The Riders jumped out to a 28-0 lead by the second quarter then coasted to a 48-21 win to bring their record to 8-0. 

West Jefferson’s D.J. Mendenhall sets to throw as he did so many times in the Oct. 12 game against Millersport before a homecoming crowd. The sophomore quarterback threw for 291 yards and ran for another 80 yards. Four of his passes resulted in touchdowns as did two of his runs.  
West Jefferson’s Zach Williams muscles the ball away from Millersport defensive back Daren White. The senior wide receiver took the ball into the end zone to claim his second 30-yard touchdown reception from sophomore quarterback D.J. Mendenhall.  
Shortly after being crowned West Jefferson’s homecoming queen, Emily McPherson was joined by her parents, Greg and Lynne, and her sister Aly. 
Previous articleWJ schools will pilot Internet safety project
Next articleSchool happenings


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.