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Janae Jones

Class: Junior
Position: Jumps/Sprints
Height: 5-8

Previous School: Clover Hill High School

Hometown: Matoaca, Va.

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
60 - 8.26 (Indoor)
400 - 59.56
LJ - 18-2.25 (5.54m)
TJ - 41-0.25 (12.50m)

Big South Individual Title (1)
2014 Outdoor Triple Jump

All-Big South Honors (6)
2013 Indoor Triple Jump - 2nd
2013 Outdoor Long Jump - 3rd
2013 Outdoor Triple Jump - 2nd
2014 Indoor Long Jump - 3rd
2014 Indoor Triple Jump - 2nd
2014 Outdoor Triple Jump - 1st

2014 Outdoor Track & Field (So.)
• Triple jumped 39-1 in the pouring rain to win her first Big South title
• Also finished fifth in the Big South long jump competition
• Took seventh in the ECAC triple jump
• Reached a personal-best 41-0.25 while winning the Liberty Twilight Qualifier triple jump, earning Big South Women's Field Athlete of the Week distinction on May 8 and leaving her just 1.25 inches away from advancing to the NCAA Preliminary Round
• One of only three Lady Flames ever to triple jump over 41 feet
• Anchored Liberty to the second fastest 4 x 200 relay time (1:38.58) in program history at the Texas Relays
• Ran the 400-meter leg for the Lady Flames' distance medley relay quartet, which claimed the No. 8 spot in program history with an 11:56.54 at the Penn Relays

2013-14 Indoor Track & Field (So.)
• Earned All-Big South honors in both the triple jump (indoor-best 40-5.5 for second place) and long jump (indoor-best 17-11.75 for third place)
• Finished sixth in the ECAC triple jump
• Currently ranks second on Liberty's indoor triple jump list at 40-5.5

2013 Outdoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Big South Presidential Honor Roll
• Used favorable wind conditions to produce her best triple jump (40-4.25 for second place) and long jump (18-2.25 for third place) performances of the season at the Big South Championship
• Placed 12th in the triple jump at the ECAC meet
• Reached the 40-foot triple jump plateau for the second time at the Liberty Twilight Qualifier, stretching out to 40-0

2012-13 Indoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Two-time Big South Women's Field Athlete of the Week (Jan. 30, Feb. 13)
• Big South triple jump runner-up
• Also placed fifth in the 4 x 400 relay and seventh in the triple jump at the Big South meet
• Triple jumped to a 15th-place finish in her ECAC debut
• Liberty freshman record triple jump mark of 39-11.5 came at the Tyson Invitational
• Long jumped a season-best 17-11.5 at the Wake Forest Invitational

Prep
• Graduated from Clover Hill High School
• Won the 2012 Virginia Group AAA outdoor state championship in the triple jump, while placing ninth in the long jump
• Placed fourth in the triple jump at the 2012 Virginia Group AAA indoor state meet
• Posted personal-best distances of 18-10 in the long jump and 39-8 in the triple jump

Personal
• Daughter of Eric and Sylvia Jones
• Nursing major
• Birthday is on Oct. 5