Marissa Jasek

Marissa Jasek joined the News Channel 3 team in December 2012.

She made her journey up to Hampton Roads from Wilmington, NC where she worked as the lead reporter for WWAY’s 11 p.m. newscast. Marissa would frequently fill-in anchor for Good Morning Carolina and WWAY’s Sunday evening newscast.

Marissa was born and raised in the Lone Star State and graduated from Texas A&M in 2010 with a B.A. in Communication. During her time as a Fightin’ Texas Aggie, Marissa spent her first four years in the pool, competing for the Texas A&M Women’s Swimming team. She was a four-time All-American swimmer and qualified for the 2008 Olympic Trials.

While in her senior year, Marissa had her first taste of broadcast journalism when asked to host a Fox Sports segment entitled: Big 12 Showcase Women’s Sports Special.

Marissa is excited to discover all that Hampton Roads has to offer and is always on the lookout for any interesting story ideas!

Recent Articles

  • Civilian who killed Sailor at Naval Station Norfolk identified

    Posted on: 2:14 pm, March 27, 2014, by , and , updated on: 06:25am, March 28, 2014

    The civilian gunman accused of killing a sailor aboard the destroyer Mahan on Monday night before being fatally shot is Jeffrey Tyrone Savage, the Navy announced on Thursday.
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  • Sailor killed on USS Mahan gave his life to protect shipmates

    Posted on: 4:47 am, March 25, 2014, by , , and , updated on: 04:38pm, March 27, 2014

    A sailor and a civilian suspect are dead following a shooting at Naval Station Norfolk Monday night.
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  • Former Beach school worker who admitted to having sex with teen learns fate

    Posted on: 4:12 pm, March 21, 2014, by and , updated on: 12:41pm, March 22, 2014

    A former Virginia Beach Schools assistant security guard was given a suspended seven month sentence in a Norfolk Circuit Court on Friday.
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  • Beach home surveillance cameras catch thief breaking in

    Posted on: 12:44 am, March 21, 2014, by

    Virginia Beach, Va. – A thief was caught in the act, breaking into a Virginia Beach home. Surveillance cameras outside...
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  • Hero who saved neighbors from burning home: ‘They had no way of getting out’

    Posted on: 5:41 am, March 19, 2014, by and , updated on: 11:58pm, March 19, 2014

    Newport News, Virginia – A man is in police custody after a fire was intentionally set at a home on...
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  • Family of Chesapeake man killed by uncle: ‘It’s been a nightmare’

    Posted on: 9:01 pm, March 16, 2014, by and , updated on: 11:37pm, March 17, 2014

    A 24-year-old man was shot to death early Saturday morning. Police have identified the victim as Justin Waddell.
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  • Work suspended on Rt. 460 project for additional environmental reviews

    Posted on: 12:11 pm, March 14, 2014, by and , updated on: 07:19pm, March 14, 2014

    Contract and permit work is being suspended on the Route 460 project in Southeastern Virginia while VDOT continues needed environmental reviews, Transportation Secretary Aubrey Layne announced Friday.
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  • Hampton firefighter accused of stalking ex-girlfriend, damaging home with lug nuts

    Posted on: 12:44 pm, March 13, 2014, by and , updated on: 11:59pm, March 13, 2014

    Hampton police have arrested a suspect in connection with a stalking investigation that occurred July 2013 through March 2014...
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  • UPDATE: Police now looking for vehicle, suspects in connection to Portsmouth homicide

    Posted on: 11:27 pm, March 12, 2014, by , updated on: 09:12pm, March 18, 2014

    Update: Portsmouth police are now looking for a vehicle that may have been involved in a homicide that claimed the...
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  • Was racing the cause of a deadly I-64 accident that claimed the life of a teen?

    Posted on: 9:50 pm, March 11, 2014, by and , updated on: 11:47pm, March 11, 2014

    Was street racing the cause of the accident that killed an 18-year-old girl over the weekend?
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  • Oceanview business owner featured on Undercover Boss

    Posted on: 11:54 pm, March 7, 2014, by

    A business owner was in the national spotlight. Oceanview PostNet franchise owner Amanda Crow was featured on CBS's hit show Undercover Boss, but there was a twist.
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  • Sister of woman slain in 1992 : ‘She deserves answers’

    Posted on: 12:00 am, March 7, 2014, by

    For 22 years, Linda Frye and Patricia Ferrari have visited their sister’s grave in Portsmouth. “It’s just so hard to...
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