Breakdown: Solid defensive specialist who gained more playing time as a sophomore in 2013 … Was named to the 2013 MEAC All-Academic team … Helped the Aggies reach the MEAC tournament for the first time since 2007… Helped A&T to its most wins in a season since the 2008 season...Covers a lot of the court thanks to her tremendous speed and quickness...She is an excellent passer out of serve receive, an area where A&T has struggled the past few seasons….Earned the team’s Aggie Pride award in 2012.
2013 Season: Played in 31 matches and competed in 96 sets with two starts … Averaged 1.32 digs per set as key part of the Aggies defense…Recorded eight assists, four service aces and two kills … In the Aggie/Spartan Invitational, led the Aggies in digs (12) on Sept. 6 against Alabama State to help them secure their first non-conference win since 2010 … Tallied two service aces against UNC Greensboro (the next day … Recorded 10 digs in a 3-1 win over Bethune-Cookman on Nov. 3 … Finished with eight digs on four occasions.
2012 Season: Played in 60 sets over 25 matches with four starts …Tallied one kill, two assists, a service ace and 45 digs for 2.0 points….Appeared in 14 consecutive matches from Aug. 25 to Sept. 18…Played in nine straight matches from Oct. 5-Nov. 2.
High School: Jones competed with the Marietta High varsity volleyball team for three years…Earned the Best Defensive award for her team for the 2009-10 and 2011-12 seasons…Also competed with the 18’s 1 Volleyone Volleyball club, which took ninth place in their first tournament…Also played basketball for Marietta.
Personal: Full name is Jasmine Faye Jones… She is the daughter of Lynn and Richard Jones…Was born on March 15, 1994…Majors in food and nutritional sciences…Bother Tyler plays football at Rhodes College…Pans to be a physical fitness mentor for young adults…She involved with The Real Majority club and volunteers at the Busy World Learning Center…Her favorite book is Midnight, her favorite television show is “My Wife and Kids” and her favorite food is barbeque chicken.