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#23 Roslyn Jones
Position: Forward
Height: 5'3"
Class: Junior
Experience: 2 Letters
City/State: Mandeville, La.
High School: Fontainebleau HS
Roslyn Jones Bio
Career Stats Career Stats
Courtesy: LSUsports.net (@LSUsports)
Release: 12/05/2008

2008 Lakeside Invitational All-Tournament Team
2008 ESPN The Magazine First-Team Academic All-District IV
2008 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2007 LSWA Honorable Mention All-Louisiana
2007 ESPN The Magazine Third-Team Academic All-District IV
2007 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2006 Second-Team All-SEC
2006 Top Drawer Soccer National Team of the Week (Oct. 17)
2006 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2005 SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll

CAREER CAPSULE
One of the all-time greats to compete for the Tigers ... Earned Second-Team All-SEC honors in 2006 in her first season playing along LSU’s front line ... Started 75 of 82 career games at LSU ... Played in more games (82) than any other student-athlete in the history of the LSU soccer program ... Also ranks No. 4 on the school’s all-time list in career starts ... Finished her collegiate career ranked in the Top 10 of seven different offensive categories at LSU ... Wrapped up her career ranked No. 4 in career points (66), No. 4 in career game-winning goals (8), No. 5 in career assists (16), No. 6 in career goals (25), No. 6 in career shots on goal (58), No. 10 in goals per game (0.30) and No. 10 in SOG per game (0.71) ... A standout in the classroom who was named a two-time academic all-district selection by ESPN The Magazine and a four-time member of the SEC Academic Honor Roll.

SENIOR SEASON (2008)
Served as a team captain for the Tigers during her senior season in 2008 ... Provided an offensive spark in the Tigers’ run to a second-straight SEC West title and second-straight appearance in the NCAA Tournament ... One of seven Tigers to crack the starting lineup in all 20 matches during the 2008 season ... Finished the season as the team’s second-leading scorer ... Set career single-season bests with nine goals, five assists and 23 points ... Wrapped up her senior season as one of the Top 10 scorers in the Southeastern Conference ... Ranked No. 3 in goals scored and No. 7 in points scored in the SEC ... Scored three goals and two assists for eight points in 11 league matches ... Was LSU’s fourth-leading scorer in conference action ... Matched her career high with three game-winning goals on the season ... Scored the game-winner for LSU in victories over Northwestern on Aug. 30, Oklahoma on Sept. 19 and Kentucky on Oct. 19 ... Was named to the Lakeside Invitational All-Tournament Team after scoring the game-winning goal against host Northwestern of the Big Ten Conference ... Attempted 30 shots with 19 shots on goal on the season ... Led the team with a shot percentage of .300 ... Continued her excellence in the classroom as she was named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District First-Team ... Also named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll for the fourth-straight season ... Earned her fourth varsity letter at LSU.

JUNIOR SEASON (2007)
Enjoyed a highly successful junior season as one of the top strikers in the Southeastern Conference ... Cracked the starting lineup in all 24 matches for the Tigers in 2007 ... Finished the season tied as the team's second-leading scorer with seven goals, seven assists and 21 points on the year ... Was a key contributor in the Tigers' run to the second round of the NCAA Tournament ...  Scored the game-winning goal in the second overtime period in LSU's 1-0 shutout of Samford in the NCAA First Round on Nov. 16 ... Got off to a fast start by scoring six goals in the first month of the season ... Scored in four-straight games against Louisiana Tech (Sept. 2), Memphis (Sept. 6), Miami (Sept. 8) and McNeese State (Sept. 14) ... Added game-tying goals against Texas (Sept. 18) and Ole Miss (Sept. 30) ... Recorded a pair of assists in LSU's 2-0 win over Vanderbilt on Oct. 19 ... Helped guide the squad to its first ever SEC Western Division title and trip to the NCAA Tournament in the 13-year history of the program ... Was named an LSWA Honorable Mention All-Louisiana selection ... A true ambassador for LSU on and off the soccer pitch as she was named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District Third-Team in November ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll for the third time in her career ... Earned her third varsity letter.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2006)
Made a smooth transition to the forward position in the spring of 2006 after starting 17 games as an outside defender during her freshman campaign ... Proved to be one of the top scoring threats in the Southeastern Conference as she was the team's second-leading scorer with nine goals and 21 points ... Appeared in all 20 matches with 14 starts ... Was the team's leading scorer in SEC play with six goals and 14 points in 11 conference matches ... Both conference scoring totals ranked third and fourth in the SEC at the end of the season ... Earned the first all-conference selection of her career as she was voted second-team All-SEC by the league's 12 head coaches ... Named a first-team All-Louisiana selection by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association ... Scored the first goal of her career in LSU's 6-0 shutout of Sam Houston State on Sept. 1 ... Scored the game-winning goal in the Tigers' 3-2 win over Kentucky on Sept. 24 with just three seconds remaining in regulation, which is the latest a goal has been scored in regulation in team history ... Also scored game-winning goals against Houston (Sept. 3) and Alabama (Oct. 15) ... Scored the Tigers' only goal in a 1-1 draw against 12th-ranked Florida on Oct. 22 ... Was named to the Top Drawer Soccer Women's College National Team of the Week after recording the first multi-goal game of her career against division rival Alabama ... Displayed an uncanny ability to put shots on frame as she finished the season with 20 shots on goal in 37 shot attempts ... Twice voted LSU Female Athlete of the Week by a panel of local sports media (Sept. 26 & Oct. 17) ... Earned her second varsity letter.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2005)
A consistent performer on LSU's back line all season ... Played in 18 games while starting in 17 as a freshman at her defender position ... Started in all 11 SEC games for the Tigers ... Recorded an assist in LSU's 4-0 shutout of Southern on Oct. 31 ... Finished the season with a total of four shots ... Earned her first varsity letter.

PRIOR TO LSU
Named the Louisiana High School Player of the Year and McDonald’s/WWL A’ Plus Athlete of the Year in 2005 ... Led Fontainebleau High School to the Louisiana Class 5A state championship in 2004 ... Served as team captain of her high school team as a senior ... Finished her high school career with a stellar senior season in 2004-05 ... Was named first-team Class 5A all-state and District 5-5A MVP in 2005 ... Member of the Region III Olympic Developmental Team Pool and the Louisiana State ODP Team ... Played club soccer for the Baton Rouge Soccer Club ... Led her club team to the 2004 Louisiana Club State Championship and Region III quarterfinals.

PERSONAL
Full name is Roslyn Renee Jones ... Born on  May 7, 1987 ... Parents are Frank and Sherri Jones ... Has two younger sisters, Macie and Somer ... Graduated from Fontainebleau High School with a 3.82 GPA ... Majoring in kinesiology.

 

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