The George Washington University: Women's Basketball

Jonquel Jones
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Jonquel Jones

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Freeport, Bahamas

High School:
Riverdale Baptist (MD)

Last College:
Clemson

Height:
6-4

Position:
F

Major:
Criminal Justice



11/24/2014

GW Women's Hoops Cruises Past Grambling State, 89-51

Four Colonials Score in Double Figures for Third Straight Game

11/22/2014

GW Women's Hoops Leads at Half, Falls to #9/8 Maryland, 75-65

Jones, Washington Record Double-Doubles to Lead Four Colonials in Double Figures

11/14/2014

GW Women's Basketball: 2014-15 Season Preview

Expectations Higher for Colonials Coming Off WNIT Appearance

11/09/2014

GW Women's Hoops Runs Past Virginia Union, 99-45, in Exhibition

Colonials Open Regular Season on Friday at Florida Gulf Coast

11/06/2014

GW Women's Hoops Hosts Virginia Union in Exhibition on Sunday

Colonials Host Panthers in Preseason Tune-Up Before Nov. 14 Opener

10/28/2014

#GWMediaDay - Coach Tsipis & Players

Coach Jonathan Tsipis & WBB players address media during 2014 GW Basketball #GWMediaDay on Tuesday, Oct. 28.

01/25/2014

WBB vs. La Salle

Women's Basketball vs. La Salle 1/25/13

01/08/2014

GWWBB vs. Saint Louis

GW Women's Basketball vs. Saint Louis 1/8/14

01/02/2014

WBB vs. George Mason

George Washington v George Mason

JUNIOR YEAR AT GW (2014-15)
Atlantic 10 Preseason All-Conference First Team and All-Defensive Team ... Led the Bahamian National Team to fifth place at the Caribbean Basketball Confederation (CBC) Senior Championship in July, averaging 17.2 points and a tournament-best 14.0 rebounds in five games ... Ranked second in the tournament in scoring and fifth in blocked shots (1.4 bpg) ... Recorded 23 points, 27 rebounds, five blocks and four assists in a 70-69 overtime victory over heavily favored Dominican Republic.

SOPHOMORE YEAR AT GW (2013-14)
Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team ... Led GW with 14.7 points, 10.9 rebounds and 44 blocks (1.9 bpg) in 23 contests after becoming eligible on Dec. 21 ... Only player in the A-10 to average a double-double on the year ... Shot 48.8 percent (140-for-287) from the floor and made 12-of-41 three-point attempts ... Her 250 rebounds on the year are the 12th-highest single-season total in program history ... Averaged team highs of 15.0 points, 10.9 rebounds and 1.7 blocks in 15 Atlantic 10 contests, shooting 53.0 percent (96-for-181) from the floor and 39.1 percent (9-for-23) from three-point range ... Led the A-10 in rebounding and defensive rebounds (7.6 rpg) in league games and ranked second in blocks, third in offensive rebounds (3.3 rpg), fifth in field goal percentage and eighth in scoring ... Notched a team-high 12 double-doubles and seven 20-point performances ... Led the A-10 with 14 double-figure rebounding games and ranked second with 12 double-doubles ... Scored in double figures 19 times and was GW's leading scorer eight times and leading rebounder 13 times ... Posted a double-double with 17 points and 10 rebounds, connecting on 7-of-10 field goal attempts, in her GW debut against North Carolina A&T (Dec. 21) ... Scored the Colonials' first eight points against the Aggies and matched her then-career highs for points and field goals ... Had 15 points, 16 rebounds, three blocks and three assists against Bluefield State (Dec. 31) ... Recorded her third double-double with a then-career-high 21 points and 14 rebounds plus three blocks and three assists at Saint Joseph's on her 20th birthday (Jan. 5) ... Tallied her fourth double-double with 20 points and 13 rebounds at Dayton (Jan. 16), followed by her fifth in eight games with 22 points and 16 rebounds at George Mason two days later (Jan. 18) ... Posted her sixth double-double with 20 points and a career-high 17 rebounds to go with three blocks at Massachusetts (Jan. 29) ... The 17 rebounds were the most by a Colonial since Brooke Wilson had 18 against Xavier on Feb. 18, 2012 ... Eleven of her 17 rebounds came on the offensive glass ... Named A-10 Player of the Week on Feb. 3 after averaging 18.5 points, 11.0 rebounds and 3.0 blocks per game and shooting 57.1 percent (16-for-27) against UMass and URI ... Notched her seventh double-double with 17 points and another 17 rebounds against VCU and added a career-high four assists (Feb. 13) ... Posted her eight double-double with 23 points on 11-of-15 shooting and 12 rebounds at Richmond (Feb. 22) ... Followed with her ninth double-double of 19 points and 14 rebounds to go with three blocks at St. Bonaventure (Feb. 26) ... Closed the regular season with her 10th double-double, tallying 22 points on 10-of-20 shooting and 13 rebounds against No. 21 Dayton (March 1) ... Scored a career-high 30 points and added 16 rebounds against Saint Joseph's in the A-10 Championship quarterfinals (March 7), her fourth straight double-double and fifth in six games ... Made 11-of-22 field goal attempts against the Hawks and played 44 of 45 minutes in the overtime victory ... It was the 35th 30-point game ever by a Colonial ... Season-high four blocks against East Carolina in the first round of the WNIT (March 19) ... Twelfth and final double-double of the season came at Villanova in the second round of the WNIT with 16 points and 11 rebounds (March 23) ... Recorded 15 points, nine rebounds and a career-high three steals at USF in the third round of the WNIT (March 27) ... Recognized on the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the Fall 2013 semester.

FRESHMAN YEAR AT CLEMSON (2012-13)
Averaged 9.8 points, 10.0 rebounds and 2.1 blocks per game in eight games before announcing her intent to transfer ... Ranked fourth in the ACC in rebounds and blocks ... Shot 48.3 percent from the field ... Recorded double-doubles in her first two and last two games of the season ... Posted 14 points and a season-high 14 rebounds against South Florida in her second collegiate game (Nov. 13) ... Tallied 15 points, 11 rebounds and a season-high five blocked shots against Jacksonville (Dec. 2) ... Scored a season-high 17 points and matched her career best with 14 boards against South Carolina State in her final game with the Tigers (Dec. 9) ... Made 7-of-10 field goal attempts in each of her last two games ... Named to the ACC Preseason Newcomer Watch List by both the ACC head coaches and the Blue Ribbon Panel.

HIGH SCHOOL
Led Riverdale Baptist to a 35-2 record, a National Christian High School championship and a No. 6 ranking in the POWERADE FAB 50 as a senior ... Ranked as the No. 17 overall prospect and No. 4 post player in her class by ESPN HoopGurlz ... Averaged 15.7 points and 15.6 rebounds per game as a senior ... 2012 Gatorade Maryland Player of the Year, Washington Post All-Met Player of the Year and Gazette Player of the Year ... Selected to play in the 2012 WBCA All-America Game ... McDonald's All-America nominee ... Named to the All-Tournament Teams of the Nike Tournament of Champions and NACA Tournament ... Honor roll student.

PERSONAL
Jonquel Orthea Jones ... Born Jan. 5, 1994 in Freeport, Bahamas ... Believed to be just the third Bahamian girls' basketball player ever to earn a Division I scholarship straight out of high school, following Yolett McPhee-McCuin (Florida Atlantic/Rhode Island) and Waltiea Rolle (North Carolina) ... Daughter of Ettamae and Preston Jones ... Has two brothers, David and Tino, and four sisters, Danielle, Niya, Juanita and Prestina ... Majoring in criminal justice.

Jonquel Jones Game-By-Game StatsGet Acrobat Reader

Jonquel Jones Career Stats at GW Get Acrobat Reader

CAREER HIGHS
Points 30 vs. Saint Joseph's (A-10) (3/7/14)
Minutes 44 vs. Saint Joseph's (A-10) (3/7/14)
Field Goals Made 11 2x, Last vs. Saint Joseph's (A-10) (3/7/14)
Field Goals Attempted 22 vs. Saint Joseph's (A-10) (3/7/14)
3-Pt Field Goals Made 2 3x, Last vs. Saint Joseph's (A-10) (3/7/14)
3-Pt Field Goals Attempted 5 at USF (WNIT) (3/27/14)
Free Throws Made 6 3x, Last at Villanova (WNIT) (3/23/14)
Free Throws Attempted 11 at Villanova (WNIT) (3/23/14)
Rebounds 17 2x, Last vs. VCU (2/13/14)
Assists 4 vs. VCU (2/13/14)
Blocks 5 vs. Jacksonville (12/2/12)
Steals 3 at USF (WNIT) (3/27/14)

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