Skyhawk Women's Basketball | Ashia Jones
BEFORE UTM: Joins the Skyhawks out of Covington High School under head coach Dion Real, where the Chargers tallied a 34-3 record and advanced to the state tournament quarterfinals in 2012-13 ... She led Covington to a 21-game winning streak and first state tournament appearance for the program since 2002 ... Emerged as one of the premier frontcourt players in the area, averaging 18 points and 11 rebounds on her way to leading CHS to district and regional championships ... She produced huge scoring games against Dyersburg (35 points on Dec. 7) and against Crockett County (35 points on Jan. 4) and in the final game of her high school career, tallying 23 points and 15 rebounds in a near-comeback against Macon County ... Captured Class A-AA accolades in the Commercial Appeal’s Pepsi Best of the Preps listing and was named by the TSWA as a Class AA all-state selection ... Played in the West Tennessee Ridgecrest National Guard All-Star basketball game ... Member of the National Honor Society.
PERSONAL: Born on May 15, 1995 ... Daughter of Wesley and Angel Jones ... Has one sibling, Wesley Jones Jr... Still deciding on a major.