Jones seeks to join rare discus ‘club’
Jones, who has signed with Louisiana Tech University, has a personal best of 198-0 this year for the third best mark in the nation. He set a new meet record at the recent L.J. “Hoss” Garrett Relays hosted by the Bearcats at 1860.
He’ll be one of the key point pursuers for the ‘Cats as they go for a league title in what first-year head coach Todd Boddie terms as a “very competitive meet.”
“On the boys’ side, West Monroe is going to be very tough and they’ve got a lot of good sprinters and relay teams.
Their 4-by-200 relay team is ranked No. 3 in the nation.