Senior Avion Jones Claims Second High Jump Event Title Of Campaign
2014-15 Track and Field: Won the triple jump at the Christopher Newport Invitational with a mark of 14.25m (46-09.00) … Came in second in the triple jump at the Bill Carson Invitational at 14.68m (48-02.00) … Represented the Pirates at the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships and came in fifth in the triple jump with a mark of 15.11m (49-07.00) – the ninth-highest mark in program history.
2013-14 Track & Field: Saw action in the long jump and triple jump during the indoor season … Recorded a career-best mark of 15.06-meters (49-05.00) in the triple jump at the Penn State National for an eighth-place finish … His mark of 15.06 in the triple jump ranks him fifth all-time at ECU … Placed in the top 20 in the long jump at the Christopher Newport Invitational with a mark of 6.21-meters (20-04.50) to open the indoor season … Competed in the long jump and triple jump in the outdoor season … Notched a career-best mark of 6.85-meters (22-05.75) in the long jump at the C-USA Outdoor Championships … Earned a third-place finish at the C-USA Outdoor Championships in the triple jump with a personal-best mark of 15.21-meters (49-11.00) … Collected Third Team All-Conference Honors for his efforts at the C-USA Outdoor Championships … His mark of 15.21-meters in the triple jump is good for sixth all-time.
2012-13 Track & Field: Recorded a career-best mark of 14.80m (48-06.75) to place fourth in the Conference USA Indoor Championships in the men's triple jump ... Notched four top-10 finishes in the triple jump for ECU ... Placed fourth with a mark of 14.69m (48-02.50) at the Virginia Tech Invitational ... Took ninth at the Penn State National after jumping 14.66m (48-01.25) ... Finished sixth at the Virginia Tech Final Qualifier with a mark of 14.78m (48-06.00) ... His mark of 14.80m is good for a fifth-place tie on the ECU Indoor Top 10 List ... Saw action in the outdoor triple jump ... Recorded a mark of 15.15m (49.08.50) in the triple jump at the Penn Relays to finish second and tie for sixth on the ECU Outdoor Top 10 List ... Qualified for the NCAA East Regional in the triple jump.