Abby Jones
Abby Jones
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Franklin, Pa.
High School: Franklin
Major: Physical Education
Events: High Jump

2019 Outdoor (Senior): Won the high jump title at the Horizon League Championships for the third consecutive year after clearing the bar at 1.72m. 

2019 Indoor (Senior): Placed second in the high jump at the Horizon League Championships while extending her school record to 1.75m...was named the Horizon League Women's Field Athlete of the Week on Feb. 12...was named to the Academic All-Horizon League Team. 

2018 Outdoor (Junior): Placed first in high jump with a jump of 1.76m creating a new Horizon League record...was ninth in triple jump with 10.37m at the Horizon League Championships.

2018 Indoor (Junior): Finished first in high jump with 1.69m...placed eighth in triple jump with 10.21m at the Horizon League Championships.

2017 Outdoor (Freshman): Finished first in the High Jump at the Horizon League Championships with a jump of 1.68m. 

2017 Indoor (Sophomore): Finished first in the high jump with a leap of 1.72 meters at the Horizon League Championships.

2016 Outdoor (Freshman): Placed fifth in the high jump at the Horizon League Championships clearing a height of 1.62m...had a season-best clearance of 1.63m in the high jump at the Jesse Owens Classic.

2016 Indoor (Freshman): Placed second in the high jump at the Horizon League Championships by clearing a height of 1.66 meters...had a personal-best leap in the high jump at the Penn State National Invitation with a jump of 1.68 meters...competed in the long jump at the YSU College Invitational with a leap of 4.69 meters...had a leap of 9.65 meters in the triple jump at the YSU Icebreaker.

HIGH SCHOOL: Won the 2015 Class AAA Pennsylvania title (PIAA) in the high jump...at the PIAA meet won by clearing 5-7...cleared a personal-best height of 5 feet, 9 inches...placed third in the event at the Penn Relays High Jump Championship clearing a height of 1.71m...competed in the New Balance Outdoor National Championships...had a best leap of 16-8.5 in the long jump and 36-4 in the triple jump...was runner-up at the PIAA meet in the high jump three straight years before winning the title as a senior...cleared 5-8 as a junior and sophomore at the state meet.

Personal: Daughter of Matthew and Valerie Jones...has two brothers...majoring in education...is the 2017-18 recipient of the Rick and Joni Blase Scholarship.