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CORTNEY JONES

Player profile

position
Hurdles
year
Freshman
hometown
Conyers, Ga.
high school
Rockdale County

BIO:

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

Outstanding student-athlete who graduated early from Rockdale County High and enrolled at FSU in January…decorated hurdler who earned New Balance Nationals All-American honors in 2016 and Junior Olympic All-American honors…a seven-time GHSA state champion between the 100 hurdles, high jump, 4×100 and 4×400 relays.

Personal:

Capped decorated high school career with lifetime-best 13.40 in the 100-meter hurdles to finish sixth at 2016 New Balance Outdoor Nationals…was silver medalist at both the GHSA state meet and Georgia Meet of Champion in the 100 hurdles…in 2015 was silver medalist at USATF Junior Olympic National Champinships (13.67), after claiming second consecutive GHSA state title…helped Rockdale to 2015 team title while contributing to 4×100 and 4×400 relay wins, to go along with her first of two consecutive high jump titles…won GHSA state title in 100 hurdles as a freshman in 2014 and was also on winning 4×100…a well-rounded student who served as class president for three years at Rockdale and was a SGA member for four years…was on principal’s list throughout her high school career…daughter of Tracy and Tony Jones…plans to major in molecular and cellular biology with aspiration of becoming a doctor…born June 18, 1999.