WVU Adds to 2013 Football Signing Class


By Mike Montoro for WVUsports.com
February 15, 2013 04:09 PM
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - West Virginia University football coach Dana Holgorsen has announced that Jacky Marcellus, a 5-8, 175-pound running back from Immokalee High School in Immokalee, Fla., has signed a national letter of intent and grant-in-aid to attend West Virginia and play football for the 2013 season.

Jacky Marcellus, RB, 5-8, 175, Immokalee, Fla./Immokalee HS
Two-year starter and four-year letter winner for coach Jerrod Ackley at Immokalee High … rushed for 374 yards and two scores as a senior with 25 receptions for 251 yards and two touchdowns before having knee surgery … helped team to an 11-4 record, district and regional championships and the state’s 5A championship game … running back MVP of the National Underclassmen (NUC) Five-Star Showcase in Orlando designed to identify America’s top juniors … rushed for 691 yards and 10 touchdowns as a junior, while catching 34 passes for 747 yards and seven touchdowns … also contributed 15 tackles and three interceptions on defense … honorable mention all-state as a junior … ranked No. 24 on the Orlando Sentinel Florida Top 100 … three-star rating from rivals, Scout and ESPN … ranked as the No. 18 all-purpose back by rivals … also offered by Cincinnati, Minnesota, Rutgers and Vanderbilt.

With the signing of Marcellus, West Virginia now has added 26 members to its roster, seven as mid-year enrollees in January, 18 on national signing day on Feb. 6 and signed Marcellus today. To see the rest of the class, CLICK HERE.






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