Randall Jette named UMass captain for next game

Ralph Stewart

Former Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School football star Randall Jette was named Wednesday by University of Massachusetts head coach Charley Molnar as a captain for the team’s upcoming game Saturday at Gillette Stadium against Bowling Green.

Jette, a 2010 MVRHS graduate, played quarterback and defensive back for the Vineyarders. The UMass red shirt freshman is a starting defensive back for the Minutemen and was also selected by Coach Molnar to carry out the Massachusetts State Flag prior to kickoff.