Lewis Nissan Athlete of the Week – Jacob O’Dell


Summersville, WV (WOAY) – Nicholas County has seen multiple players step up during their perfect regular season, including Jacob O’Dell.

The senior running back ran for more than 250 yards and three touchdowns last Friday in the Grizzlies’ Class AA first round win over Petersburg. He is enjoying the experience in the postseason at home, but admits there will be mixed emotions when the season ends.

Hear from O’Dell and Grizzlies head coach Gene Morris. Nicholas County hosts Weir in the quarterfinals Saturday afternoon in Summersville.

Matt Digby

Matt Digby is the Sports Director at WOAY-TV. He joined the station in January 2015 – right in the middle of Big Atlantic Classic Week. Read More