National Junior Golf Scoreboard Top 100 for 2012 (59)
Polo Junior Golf Rankings Top 100 for 2012 (80)
PRIOR TO LSU
Considered one of the nation's elite prep recruits in the Class of 2012 ... Signed with LSU as the No. 59-ranked recruit in the country for the Class of 2012 by the National Junior Golf Scoreboard ... Was also ranked No. 80 in the Polo Junior Golf Rankings at the time he signed a National Letter of Intent with the Tigers ... Is an active member of the American Junior Golf Association ... Earned a 2011 season-best finish with a tie for fourth place at the AJGA Junior at Savannah Quarters ... Picked up a pair of top-10 finishes in AJGA events during the 2010 season with a tie for second place at the AJGA Accusport Championship and a tie for eighth place at the AJGA Junior at Steelwood presented by AT&T ... Fired rounds of 3-under 69, 3-over 75 and 2-under 70 to tie for fifth place at the 2011 Florida Boys Junior Championship held July 6-8 at Quail Valley Golf Club in Vero Beach, Fla. ... Added an impressive ninth-place finish at the 2010 Jones Cup Junior Invitational with a 54-hole score of 12-over par 222 at the Seaside Course at Sea Island Golf Club in St. Simons Island, Ga. ... Has competed in other prestigious events as the Bobby Chapman Junior Championship, Foot Joy Invitational, HP Boys Championship, Junior Players Championship and the Western Junior Championship ... A two-year co-captain of the golf team at The Bolles School ... Helped lead his high school team to the Florida Class 1A state championship during the 2011 season with a four-stroke victory over Plantation American Heritage in the event held at Deer Lake Golf Club in Tavares, Fla. ... Tied for third place on the individual leaderboard at the 2011 Florida Class 1A State Championships at 2-under par 142 for 36 holes ... Snapped a 72-year drought as The Bolles School captured its first state championship in golf since 1939 ... Finished as the Region 2-1A co-medalist with a score of 4-under 68 at Eagle Harbor during his senior season in the fall of 2011.
Full name is John Hafeli Jonas ... Born on Jan. 15, 1994 ... Parents are Alfred and Heidi Jonas ... Has an older brother, August, who plays golf for the United States Naval Academy ... Plans to major in business.