Jones named Southland Field Athlete of the Week
FRISCO, Texas – Oral Roberts University jumper Tim Jones was honored by the Southland Conference on Wednesday as he was named the league’s Field Athlete of the Week.
Jones started the season strong, winning the triple jump event in consecutive meets. On Saturday, the senior won the event at the Bill Easton Classic, hosted by Kansas, with a mark of 14.34 meters. A native of El Paso, Texas, Jones began the season with a victory on Dec. 7 at the Bob Timmons Challenge, also hosted by Kansas, posting distance of 14.62 meters.
Jones and the rest of the Golden Eagles will take part in the Mark Colligan Memorial meet at Nebraska on Jan. 25.