Pleasant Grove, Utah
Pleasant Grove HS
At Utah Valley University ...
Senior (2009): Named to the Great West Conference Second Team ... Named the GWC Defensive Player of the Week twice ... Named the top Libero of the Weber State Invitational ... Named to the La Quinta Inn & Suites Invitational All-Tournament team and Wolverine Invitational All-Tournament Team ... Ranks 18th in the nation in digs per set ... Led the team in digs (629), which is second-best behind her 671 digs in 2007 ... Is the all-time leader in digs (1,731) and digs per set (5.23) ... Also had 106 assists in 2009 ... Recorded 35 digs or more four times, including a season-high 36 at South Dakota (Oct. 27) ... Was fourth on the team with 20 service aces ... Is UVU's individual match record holder for digs with 39 (San Jose State, Sept. 8, 2007); Aces (five sets) with four (at Bakersfield, Oct. 13, 2007); Digs (four sets) with 36 (Boise State, Oct. 18, 2007) and digs (five sets) with 39 (San Jose State, Sept. 8, 2007).
Junior (2008): Led Utah Valley with 4.80 digs per set, appearing in all 26 matches as libero ... named to the Great West Conference Fall All-Academic Team ... named Great West Conference Defensive Player of the Week three times (Sept. 14, Oct. 5 and Nov. 9) ... named to UVU Invitational All-Tournament Team and to All-Tournament Team after helping Wolverines to second straight Div. I Independent Championship ... also had seven service aces ... had double figure digs in 24 of 26 matches ... had a season-high 34 in four-set win at BYU-Hawaii on Nov. 12 ... finished with 33 digs in five-set win over Cal State Bakersfield on Oct. 4 ... had 20 digs or more nine times ... totaled 27 digs in Div. I Independent Championship final win over Cal State Bakersfield on Nov. 22 ... had 29 digs in five-set win over Weber State on Sept. 23 ... her 4.80 digs per set average is second all-time on the school season-record list (she also holds school record at 5.56 in 2007) ... is the school career record holder in total digs (1,102) and digs per set (5.22).
Sophomore (2007): Was named Div. I Independent Defensive Player of the Year and to the All-Independent 1st Team Libero ... was second among independent players with an average of 5.56 digs per game ... earned Div. I Independent Defensive Player of the Week four times (Sept. 11, Oct. 2, Oct. 9, Oct. 23) ... was named the Defensive MVP of the LaQuinta Invitational and to the all-tournament team after leading UVU to Div. I Independent Championship ... named the Utah Valley Athletic Department's Female Crowd Pleaser of the Year ... had double-figure digs in 28 of 31 matches, recorded 20 digs or more 20 times and at least 30 digs on three occasions ... set a five-game school record with 39 digs in a five-game win over San Jose State on Sept. 8 ... set a four-game school record with 36 digs in a win over Boise State on Oct. 18 ... started two matches at setter and finished with 40 assists and 22 digs in a five-game loss to Temple on Sept. 15 ... had 41 assists and 11 digs in second start as team's setter.
Before Utah Valley ...
Other College: Played one season at Snow College and averaged 4.80 assists per game.
High School: Prepped at Pleasant Grove HS ... led team to 34-1 record and region and state championship during senior year in 2005 ... was named the 2005 State Tournament MVP in addition to being named All-Region, All-State and the Utah Valley MVP and Female Athlete of the Year ... also earned All-State and Region honors in 2004 & 2005 ... named region MVP in 2003 and First Team All-Region in 2002 ... led team to Las Vegas Tournament Championship where she was named the MVP ... also played softball and tennis and is a two-time state and region champion in tennis ... named Firs Team All-Region in softball three times (2003-05) and the team MVP.
Born October 25, 1987, in Oceanside, California ... daughter of Quentin Ray and Sheryl Wilson ... married UVU baseball player Ryan Jones in June 2009 ... graduated from Pleasant Grove HS in 2006 with a 3.75 GPA ... expects to major in PE/Exercise Science at UVU ... enjoys racquetball and teaching tennis ... her dad played baseball at BYU and also at Utah Valley back in 1981-82 when the school was called Utah Technical College.