Photos by Jay Compton|Daily News
New head coach Zach Massengill and his staff are leading the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets through spring practice this week. Between 25 and 30 players have been out to the practices with several other team members unavailable due to playing baseball. Here, Massengill (in shades) gets an up close look as linemen practice pulling to open up a hole.
Rising senior quarterback Major Edwards releases a pass as assistant coach Neal Pucciarelli applies ‘pressure’ during a passing and route-running drill.
Rising senior receiver Jesse Hoskins turns to haul in a pass on a quick out as Hayden Burnside looks on from the end of his pattern from the slot. The Jackets will continue spring practice through Thursday.