Whitney Jones
Whitney Jones

Player Profile

San Clemente, CA

High School:
San Clemente



2002 -- Junior: First-team All-Pac-10 selection ...Third-team NSCAA/adidas All-Far West Region selection ...Played in all 22 matches, starting 21 ...Finished the season with a goal and three assists for a total of five points ...Scored her only goal of the season in a 4-0 victory over Loyola Marymount in the second round of the NCAA Tournament ...Tallied two assists in a win over BYU on Sept. 25 ...Also had an assist against Loyola Marymount on Oct. 6 ... Started all three matches in the NCAA Tournament ...Joined the UCLA women's basketball team following the soccer season ...Averaged 5.2 rpg in Pac-10 contests ...Ended the season by converting 22 of her last 25 free throws ...Tied her career high with five steals and eight points in a win at Cal ...Scored a career high 24 points and brought down 10 rebounds in a win over Oregon for her fourth career double-double.

2001 -- Sophomore:One of only four Bruins to start all 23 matches ...Earned second-team All-Pac-10 honors ...Finished the season with four points on one goal and two assists ... Scored the game-winning goal, her only goal of the season, in a 2-1 victory over Pepperdine in the second round of the NCAA Tournament ... Recorded her two assists in victories over Arizona (10/12) and Oregon (10/26) ...Following the soccer season, started the final 22 games for the UCLA women's basketball team ...Led the team in scoring in 2001-02 (9.5 ppg) ...Recorded career-highs in points (24) and rebounds (10) at Arizona on Feb. 14 for her second career double-double.

2000 -- Freshman:Played in 22 matches, starting 19 ...One of just three freshmen to start all five of UCLA's NCAA Tournament matches ...Finished the season with two points on two assists ...Moved into the starting lineup just six matches into the season ...Started at forward on the UCLA women's basketball team ...Scored a career-high 21 points and added 10 rebounds against Washington on Mar. 10 ...Finished the regular season ranked eighth in the Pac-10 in steals with a 1.3 per game average ...Averaged 7.2 points and 4.9 rebounds a game.

High School/Club:Multi-sport athlete at San Clemente High School, competing in soccer, basketball and track and field ... First-team all-league, All-CIF and second-team all-county selection in soccer ...Led San Clemente in both goals (14) and assists (14) her senior season ...Member of the prestigious California Blues Soccer Club, along with fellow BruinLindsay Greco. Named South Coast League co-Player of the Year in basketball as well as first-team All-Orange County and All-CIF ... Broke her high school's all-time record for most points in a game (32) and field goal percentage for a season (55%) ... Also won two letters in track and field.

Personal: Full name is Whitney Lee Jones ... Daughter of Scot and Brooke Jones ...Has two brothers, Jake and Josh and one sister, Kiley ...Lists her biggest athletic thrill as playing basketball in the Pyramid at Long Beach State in the CIF Finals ...Admires Michael Jordan ...Born October 27, 1981 in Harbor City, CA.