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2011-2012 Women's Soccer Roster

Shan Jones

Class: SR-3L
Position: F
Height: 5-4
Previous School: Sir Hugh Owen School
Hometown: Y Felinheli, Wales

SENIOR (2011)
Ended her career ranked high in the school record books with 12 game-winning goals (second), 120 shots on goal (third), 32 goals (fourth), 231 shots (fourth) and 75 points (sixth) … Garnered a start in 12 of the 19 matches in which she played, including the first six of the campaign … Netted the season’s first score just 1:45 into the opener against Dayton (8/19) on her only shot of the contest … Tallied the game-winning goal in overtime in the next match, against Jacksonville State (8/21) … Fired a career-best nine shots, including six on goal, against the Gamecocks to tie for seventh in school history for a single game … Added another game-winning goal with an assist for three points against Florida Atlantic (10/7) … Registered her other scores at Denver (9/23), against Arkansas State (9/30) and at Troy (10/23) … Contributed another assist ta ULM (10/16) … Notched at least one shot in 18 of the 19 matches in which she played, including three against Western Kentucky (11/2) in the Sun Belt Tournament Quarterfinals.

JUNIOR (2010)
Selected to the Preseason All-Sun Belt Team ... Garnered a start in 12 of the 22 matches in which she played ... Tallied four goals and four assists for 12 points during the season ... Netted one-half of her scores at UALR (10/3), including the game winner ... Also scored in league action against ULM (10/17) ... Posted first goal of the campaign against Evansville (9/5) ... Three of her four assists were against Sun Belt foes ... Contributed an assist in back-to-back matches at FIU (10/10) and against Louisiana (10/15) ... Added a helper in the Sun Belt Tournament quarterfinals versus Florida Atlantic (11/3) ... Began the year with an assist in the home opener against Wright State (8/27) ... Fired a season-best seven shots, four on goal, against Evansville ... Posted five shots against Denver (9/24) in the Sun Belt opener and versus Florida Atlantic among her 50 during the campaign, ranking second on the squad.

Tabbed as a Third Team All-South Region choice by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America ... Garnered First Team All-Sun Belt honors for the second-straight year after also being named to the Preseason All-Sun Belt Team ... Ended the season ranked second in the Sun Belt for shots, third for points and goals, while tying for second for game-winning goals ... Started 18 of the 20 matches ... Finished as the Blue Raider leader for goals (11), points (25), shots (67), shots on goal (38), game-winning goals (four) and penalty kicks (2-of-2) ... Earned the August 25 Sun Belt Player of the Week accolade, the first of her career, after tying the school record for single-game goals with four in the home opener against Alabama A&M (8/23) ... Also had a multi-goal contest at ULM (10/16) with a pair ... Knocked home penalty kick opportunities against Alabama A&M and in the Sun Belt opener against FIU (9/25) ... Posted game-winning goals against Alabama A&M, Belmont (9/6), at Evansville (9/13) and at ULM ... Score against Belmont was the only tally on the board for either team ... Added three assists, including one each in the first two matches at Tennessee Tech (8/21) and against Alabama A&M ... Contributed an assist at Evansville (9/13) ... Fired a season-best seven shots at ULM with at least one attempt in all 20 matches ... Recorded a half-dozen shots at Evansville and five apiece at Austin Peay (9/18) and at Troy (10/2).

Garnered a start in 19 of the 20 matches in which she played ... Selected as the Sun Belt Freshman of the Year ... Picked to the All-Sun Belt First Team ... Named to the Soccer Buzz Central Region All-Freshmen Team ... Finished as the team's leader with 11 goals, 24 points, five game-winning goals and 32 shots on goal ... Was second on the squad with 64 shots ... Tallied game-winning goals at Tulsa (9/12) in the Tulsa Invitational, against Mississippi (9/19), at FIU (9/28), against Troy (10/3) and against Louisiana (10/19) ... Collected the team's only score for her first career goal against Vanderbilt (8/29) ... Added a goal in each game of the Middle Tennessee Classic, against Texas Tech (9/5) and against High Point (9/7) ... Also found the back of the net in Sun Belt action against South Alabama (10/5) and ULM (10/17) ... Scored the game-tying goal at Arkansas State (10/10) ... Opened career with an assist at Jacksonville State (8/23) in the season opener ... Added an assist at FIU ... Fired a season-high six shots in three games, including against Texas Tech, in the regular-season finale against Western Kentucky (10/31) and in the Sun Belt Tournament match versus Florida Atlantic (11/5).

Played for coach Tania Jones ... Served as team captain ... Earned letters in soccer and rounders ... Led the soccer team in scoring ... Set school records in the 100 meters, 200m and 1500m ... Played for the Seniors, U19 and U17 Caernarfon Ladies Club squads.

Born on November 7, 1990 ... Daughter of Lynn Jones and Kevin Jones ... Enjoys reading and athletics as hobbies ... Wants to play professional soccer and become a dietician after college ... Nickname is speedy ... Majoring in psychology.


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