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Burton Jones II
Burton Jones II

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Spartanburg, S.C.

High School:
Spartanburg HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 175

Position:
Jumps


2011 Track & Field: Placed third in the triple jump at the CCU/Shamrock Invitational with a mark of 14.68m (48-2)... Tied for fourth place in the long jump at the Big South Championship with a leap of 7.07m (23-2.5)... Competed in the high jump and tied for fifth place at the conference championship after clearing 1.99m (6-6.25)... Posted a season best time of 23.13 in the 200 meters at the Seminole Invitational... A member of the 4x200 meter relay team, along with Jerry Ntumba, Nehemiah Shelley and Ross Graves that posted a time of 1:33.61 at the Shamrock Invitational... Recorded a time of 44.49 in the 4x100 meter relay with Evan Desaulniers, Russel Kanner and Darren Tymczak.

2010 Outdoor: Competed in the long and high jumps at Georgia Tech...Also competed in the long and triple jump at Duke Twilight...Participated in the high, long and triple jumps at the Big South Outdoor Championships...Placed fourth, eighth and fifth respectively...season bests were 6-7 (HJ), 22-04.50 (LJ), and 46-11 (TJ)...Tied for seventh place in the high jump at the USC Weems Baskin...Jumped 14.06m and 6.56m in the triple and long jumps at Shamrock Invitational...Fourth place finish in the long jump at Battle of the Beach VI.

2009 Outdoor: Had a personal-best mark in the triple jump of 47'7.25" at the Big South Championship, placing sixth... In the high jump, had a personal-best mark clearing 6'4.75" and finished in sixth at the Big South Championships... Jumped for a mark of 6'4.75" at the Coastal Carolina Shamrock Invitational in the high jump... Had a personal-best leap in the long jump of 22'5.75," placing seventh at the Big South Championships... Won the long jump at the Chanticleers Classic clearing 21'8... Jumped 6'2.75" in the high jump at the Pepsi Florida Relays.

Prior to Coastal Carolina: Competed in the high jump and triple jump... Had a personal best of 6'5" in the high jump... In the triple jump, registered a 46' jump his senior year.

Personal: Full Name: Burton Raynard Jones... Son of Burton and Susan Jones... Majoring in accounting.