Ryan Jones
    Ryan Jones

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    St Joseph, Ill.

    High School:
    McKendree College

    Height:
    6-3

    Event:
    Decathlete/Javelin


    A decathlete and javelin thrower that particpated in the NAIA National Track Championships last year for McKendree College. Was also on a football scholarship. Competed in the high jump (6-2 1/4-7th), 60 meter hurdles (8.83), 400 meter dash (54.00), and the shot put (38-0 3/4) in the season opening Saluki Booster Invitational.

    St. Joseph Ogden H.S.: All-State, All-Area, and All-Conference in football and track. MVP in track three times and football once. Lettered in track, football, basketball, and wrestling.

    Personal: Majoring in philosophy ... son of Karen Connel ... born June 13, 1980.

    Wright on Jones:
    "Ryan will be a decathlete as well as throw the javelin for us. He?s worked very hard with Coach Robinson in the fall and we expect him to have a good year here."

    Friday, Apr 24
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Jonesboro, Ark. All Day
    Saturday, Apr 25
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Jonesboro, Ark. All Day
    Saturday, May 2
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Terre Haute, Ind. All Day
    Friday, May 15
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Normal, Ill. All Day
    Saturday, May 16
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Normal, Ill. All Day
    Sunday, May 17
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Normal, Ill. All Day
    Thursday, May 28
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Austin, Texas All Day
    Friday, May 29
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Austin, Texas All Day
    Saturday, May 30
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Austin, Texas All Day
    Wednesday, June 10
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Eugene, Ore. All Day