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MORGAN JONES

#24

Morgan's Profile

position
Guard
height
6'2"
year
Freshman
hometown
Jonesboro, Ga.
high school
Our Lady of Mercy High

AT OUR LADY OF MERCY HIGH SCHOOL:

  • Rated 66th by ESPNW, including 19th at the guard position, in the 2018 class.
  • Extremely athletic and tall guard who can attack the rim and raise up from mid-range and beyond.
  • Three-time Atlanta Journal Constitution First Team Class A all-state player.
  • Two-time All-USA Georgia Girls Basketball Team member.
  • Averaged 29.5 points, 15.3 rebounds, 4.4 blocks and 3.0 steals per game as a senior at Our Lady of Mercy High.
  • During her junior season at Our Lady of Mercy, she played in 20 games averaging 29.3 points per game as well as 15.7 boards while shooting just over 50 percent from the floor.
  • Shot 40 percent (29-of-72) from beyond the arc as a junior.

All About Me:

  • Born: October 2, 1999.
  • Parents: Andrew and Jackie Jones.
  • Major: Sport Management.
  • Nickname: Mo or MoMo.
  • How did you first get into playing basketball? My parents put me in almost every sport and I fell in love with basketball right away.
  • What is your favorite movie? Love & Basketball
  • What is your favorite song? Aston Martin Music by Rick Ross
  • What shows are you watching these days? American Horror Story, The Office, and Orange is the New Black
  • What is your favorite home-cooked meal? My mom’s chili
  • Number of brothers and sisters? one brother
  • Outside of hoops, what are some of your passions in life? To be an athletic trainer someday.
  • If I was a genie and granted you three wishes, what would they be? To meet my grandparents
  • What’s the most inspirational story you’ve heard about? Inky Johnson