|HOMETOWN||Spruce Pine, NC|
|PREVIOUS SCHOOL||Mitchell HS|
2006 Outdoors: Finished first at the UCF Invitational … posted a season-best throw in the discus at the Milligan Open … set season-bests in the hammer and shot put at the A-Sun Championships … participated in four different meets in either the shot put, hammer or discus.
2006 Indoors: Placed fifth in the shot put at the A-Sun Championships with a heave of 42-5.25 (12.93m).
Prep: Three-sport competitor in baseball, basketball and football … four-time letterwinner in baseball, three-time in football, and once in basketball … led baseball team in hits, home runs, RBI, batting average and was named team MVP.
Personal: Born on April 21, 1986 … of Charles and Carol Jones … plans to major in physical education.