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Carmen Jones
Carmen Jones

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Orangeburg, S.C.

High School:
Orangeburg Prep

Height:
5-7

Experience:
2L


Spring 2010: Placed 86th at the Hurricane Invitational (Feb. 16) with a score of 259.

Fall 2009: Averaged 81.8 in four tournaments and nine rounds played... Had her career-best finish in the fall finale at the CSU Wendy's Invitational, finishing ninth at 151 to help the Chants win the tournament... The finish was her first top-10 and second top-20 placing of her career... Shot a career-best 1-over 72 in the final round at the Wendy's...

2008-09: Averaged 82.1 strokes in 21 rounds and eight tournaments played... Had her best outing at the CSU Fall Invitational, posting her first top-20 finish, placing 14th at 159... Tied for 24th at the Big South Conference Championship... Shot a 75 in the final round of the UNLV Spring Invitational and the second round of the NCAA East Regional, her best 18-hole scores of the season... Fired her best round of the fall in the final round at CSU, shooting a 78... Had six rounds in the 70s...

2007-08: Averaged 83.68 strokes in 19 rounds played over seven events... Had her best finish of the year at the LPGA International-Xavier Invitational, finishing 32nd at a personal-best 234, with all three rounds under 80... Shot her best 18 of the year in the second round of the Napa River Grill Cardinal Cup, shooting a 4-over 76... Had seven rounds in the 70s...

High School: Was the South Carolina Independent School Association state champion in golf her freshman and sophomore seasons... Also played in the South Carolina Junior Golf Association (SCJGA) Championship, winning the 2006 title, as well as the SCJGA's 2006 All-Star Tommy Cuthburt and 2007 Hootie & the Blowfish Caddie Classic... A two-sport standout in high school as she was also an All-Region selection in basketball her freshman, sophomore and junior seasons, as well as the team's Most Improved Player each season... Was also a member of the National Honor Society...

Personal: Full name: Carmen Roberta Jones... Daughter of Robert and Elizabeth Jones... Majoring in business administration/accounting.