Practice officially begins for Blackcats

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Mexia offensive linemen go through some foot work drills during the first day of practice for the Blackcats on Monday. Mexia News photo/Stephen R. Farris

By Stephen R. Farris
Mexia News Sports
The first day of practice for the Mexia Blackcats went fairly smooth for head coach Lamonte Chambers and his coaching staff.
Basically, it was a matter of getting the players back on the field and into the groove again, but that didn’t take much being this is the third season they’ve had to work through Chambers program.
Monday’s practice was spent working on offensive and defensive drills and some basic special team techniques before the Blackcats hit the pads on Friday.
“It went well,” Chambers said.

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