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Colonial of the Week - Women's Basketball's Jonquel Jones

Jonquel Jones
Dec. 22, 2014 Name: Jonquel Jones
Sport: Women's Basketball
Year: Junior
Hometown: Freeport, Bahamas
High School: Riverdale Baptist (Md.)

Junior Jonquel Jones averaged a double-double of 15.5 points and 12.0 rebounds while adding 2.5 assists and 2.0 blocks per game in a pair of wins over Memphis and Saint Mary's. The Naismith Trophy candidate notched her third double-double of the season with 15 points and 14 rebounds and added four assists and two blocks against the Tigers, then recorded her fourth double-double of the year with 16 points and 12 boards to go with two blocks and two steals as GW improved to 9-2 on the season and extended its winning streak to seven. Jones is averaging team bests of 15.3 points and 10.5 rebounds per game this season, and the Freeport, Bahamas, native was also named Atlantic 10 Player of the Week on Monday for her efforts.

Past Colonial of the Week Winners