Colonial of the Week - Women's Basketball's Jonquel Jones
Sophomore Averaged Double-Double in Three Wins
Jan. 6, 2014
Name: Jonquel Jones
Sport: Women's Basketball
Hometown: Freeport, Bahamas
High School: Riverdale Baptist (Md.)
Jonquel Jones averaged a double-double of 14.0 points and a team-high 12.3 rebounds per game and added 2.0 blocks and 2.0 assists per contest in three wins. Her best game of the week came on Sunday at Saint Joseph's - her 20th birthday - as she scored a game- and career-high 21 points and pulled down a game-best 14 rebounds to go with three blocks and three assists as the Colonials knocked off the defending Atlantic 10 champs to push their win streak to seven. The 6-4 Jones was 2-for-4 from three-point range and 7-for-13 from the field. It was her third double-double in five games since becoming eligible on Dec. 21. The sophomore from Freeport, Bahamas, started the week with a double-double of 15 points and a career-high 16 rebounds - the most by a Colonial in nearly two years - and added three blocks and three assists against Bluefield State.