Football: West Deptford's Worthy to visit ODU

By Phil Anastasia

West Deptford senior Isaiah Worthy will make an official recruiting visit to Old Dominion University this weekend.

Worthy, a first-team All-South Jersey linebacker, said Tuesday that if he likes the ODU campus and has a good feel for the school and program that he might commit this weekend.

ODU has offered Worthy a scholarship.  Worthy also has drawn recruiting interest in recent weeks from Rutgers but the Scarlet Knights have not offered.

If Worthy commits to ODU, he would be the fourth South Jersey senior to commit to the that is in the process of moving up from the NCAA FCS level to the FBS level. The others are Kingsway running back Ray Lawry, Williamstown all-purpose player Marques Little and Timber Creek defensive back Justice Davila.

The 6-2, 235-pound Worthy led West Deptford to a 9-1 record and the Colonial Liberty title last season.

-- Contact Phil Anastasia at

-- Follow @PhilAnastasia on Twitter

We encourage respectful comments but reserve the right to delete anything that doesn't contribute to an engaging dialogue
Help us moderate this thread by flagging comments that violate our guidelines

Comment policy: comments are intended to be civil, friendly conversations. Please treat other participants with respect and in a way that you would want to be treated. You are responsible for what you say. And please, stay on topic. If you see an objectionable post, please report it to us using the "Report Abuse" option.

Please note that comments are monitored by staff. We reserve the right at all times to remove any information or materials that are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable. Personal attacks, especially on other participants, are not permitted. We reserve the right to permanently block any user who violates these terms and conditions.

Additionally comments that are long, have multiple paragraph breaks, include code, or include hyperlinks may not be posted.

Load comments