Connor  Jones
23 Connor Jones

Johns Creek, Ga.

High School:
Johns Creek

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 195





UGA Career: 0-2, 8.03 ERA in 16 games, 0 starts, 12.1 IP, 21 BB, 10 K

2015 (Sophomore): Made 10 relief appearances as team went 26-28

*Posted a 0-2 mark, 11.05 ERA and one save in 7.1 innings with 14 walks and six strikeouts

*Registered career-high three strikeouts versus Eastern Illinois on Feb. 14

*Inherited bases-loaded situation with two outs in the ninth and preserved 3-0 shutout of Presbyterian on Feb. 24 to earn first career save

*Tossed 1.1 innings with two strikeouts in a 10-5 series-clinching win over No. 11 Florida State on Feb. 21

*Pitched career-high two innings at No. 7 South Carolina on March 29

2014 (Freshman): Went 0-0 with a 3.60 ERA in six games as team went 26-29-1 and advanced to the SEC Tournament

*All six appearances came in a relief for a total of 5.0 innings with three hits allowed, seven walks and four strikeouts

*Made debut came at #4 Florida State on Feb. 22 and pitched 0.2 innings

*Pitched 1 scoreless inning in a 9-2 win over Binghamton on March 2

*Part of combined shutout of Presbyterian on March 18

*Struck out two versus Clemson on March 25

*Did not allow a run in final five appearances, a span of 4.1 innings

*Made the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

High School: A graduate of Johns Creek where he played for coach Billy Nicholson

*Rated as the top left-hander in the state by Perfect Game and third team All-American

*A 2013 All Southeast Region 1st Team selection by Perfect Game

*Posted a 2-2 mark, 2.31 ERA and team-leading 56 strikeouts in only 26 innings pitched before an injury ended his season

*A three-year letterman and an Honor Roll student for the Gladiators

*Helped lead team to semifinals of the state playoffs

*Played summer baseball for East Cobb Yankees that won the WWBA Perfect Game 18U national title

Personal: Born Nov. 17, 1994

*Major:Communication Studies

*Son of Andrea and Evan Jones

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