School Record: 200 butterfly
2016 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
SENIOR SEASON (2018-19)
Began the season with two second place finishes against UCONN and Navy in the 100 and 200 Yard Butterfly with times of 49.44 and 1:51.39, respectively ... Took second place in the 100-Yard Butterfly against Florida with a time of 50.78 ... Finished in sixth place against Kentucky in the 200-Yard Butterfly with a time of 1:54.93 ... In the Art Adamson Invitational, touched the wall in 1:44.43 in the 200-Yard Butterfly to finish second ... Took third against Incarnate Word and Delta State in the 100-Yard Butterfly with a time of 49.96 ... Against Texas A&M, finished in fourth place in the 200-Yard Butterfly with a time of 1:50.51 ... At the 2019 SEC Championships, touched the wall in 1:44.97 to finish 12th in the 200-Yard Butterfly.
JUNIOR SEASON (2017-18)
Swam the butterfly leg of the 200 yard medley relay team that took silver against Loyola ... Finished sixth in the 200 fly against Pittsburgh and Virginia ... Touched the wall second in the 200 fly against SMU ... Earned three second swims at the Art Adamson Invitational ... Reached the ‘A' Final of the 200 fly and finished seventh overall ... Also won the ‘C' Final of the 100 fly and finished second in the ‘D' Final of the 200 IM ... Captured 5th in the 100 and 200 fly against Georgia ... Finished 4th in both the 100 and 200 fly against Texas A&M ... Broke the school record in the 200 fly at the SEC Championships, swimming a 1:42.84 in the ‘A' final to finish T-5th overall ... Also finished 12th overall in the 100 fly, setting a new personal-best of 46.69 seconds and jumped to sixth on the all-time list in the process ... Finished 35th overall in the 200 IM with a 1:48.12, the 10th fastest time in school history ... Bettered his 200 fly school record at the Texas A&M Last Chance Meet, swimming a 1:42.74 ... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2016-2017)
Swam the third leg of the fifth place team in the 200 medley relay against Auburn ... Also took sixth place in the 200 and 100 butterfly ... Placed seventeenth in the 200 IM in the Art Adamson Invitational ... Swam the third leg of the sixth place team in the 400 medley relay ... Also claimed fourth place in the 200 medley relay ... Touched the wall ninth in the 100 butterfly ... Also garnered second place in the 200 butterfly ... Swam the third leg of the fourth place team in the 400 medley relay against Alabama ... Finished third overall in the 200 butterfly ... Also came in sixth place in the 100 butterfly ... Swam the third leg of the 200 medley relay to help the squad place fourth against Texas A&M ... Collected sixth place in the 200 butterfly ... Also finished in eighth place in the 100 butterfly ... Claimed sixteenth place in the 200 butterfly in the SEC Championships.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2015-16)
Finished 18th overall in the 200 fly at SEC Championships for the fourth-fastest time in school history … Also earned a spot on the top times list with the 10th-fastest 100 fly mark … Finished fifth in the 100 fly against Texas A&M … Touched the wall second in the 200 fly against Missouri … Secured fourth overall in the 200 fly against Kentucky and Virginia Tech … Earned a third place finish overall in the 200 fly at the Texas A&M Invite … Finished seventh in the ‘C’ final of the 100 fly at midseason … Earned his first varsity letter.
PRIOR TO LSU
Swam the fly events and lettered all four years at Bryan High School … Won the state championship in the 100 fly his junior and senior year … Also won the 200 IM his senior year … Coached by Gina Rodriguez and Jessica Bailey.
Born October 24, 1996 … Parents are Walter and Jodi Jones … Has one sister – Mackenzie … Majoring in kinesiology.
Jones' Top Times
200 fly – 1.42.74 2018 Texas A&M Last Chance Meet
100 fly – 46.69 2018 SEC Championships
200 IM – 1.48.12 2018 SEC Championships
50 free - 22.40 2018 Texas A&M Last Chance Meet
Jones' Top 2017-18 Times
50 free - 22.40 Texas A&M Last Chance Meet
100 fly - 46.69 SEC Championships
200 fly - 1:42.74 Texas A&M Last Chance Meet
200 IM - 1:48.12 SEC Championships