Peterhead have signed four new players in preparation for the new season.
Manager Paterson is reshaping the Blue Toon for the new season
Midfielders Steve MacKay and Stuart Soane have arrived from Elgin City and Inverness Caledonian Thistle respectively for undisclosed fees.
Another midfielder, Donnie Munro, has joined the Blue Toon from Buckie Thistle, while Hamish Munro arrives from Forres Mechanics.
A mix of first-teamers, trialists and reserve players drew 1-1 in a friendly with Inverurie on Friday.