April 23, 2012

Mount Union's Aubree Jones Named OAC Women's Field Athlete of the Week

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio -- Mount Union senior Aubree Jones (Falconer, N.Y./Falconer) has been named Ohio Athletic Conference Women's Field Athlete of the Week.

Jones took titles in the discus (139-3), shot put (40-7) and javelin (128-8) at the Marietta Twilight Meet this past Friday in Marietta, Ohio.

She is currently third in the nation in the discus throw with a mark of 148-10.

It is the third time this spring that she has won the award.

She was an All-American with a second place finish in the javelin a year ago at the NCAA Championships.  Two years ago she competed in the discus at the NCAA Championships.

She and the rest of the Purple Raiders will look to win their third-straight team women's title at the 2012 OAC Track & Field Championships this Friday at Saturday at Wilmington College in Wilmington, Ohio.

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