Duke Women's Lacrosse BIO
12 Amanda Jones
2012: Earned 12 starts on the season and appeared in all 19 contests ... posted a career-high 17 goals as a senior ... registered two hat tricks on the season, the first against No. 15 Georgetown on March 10 and the second versus Virginia Tech on March 14 ... totaled 19 points on 17 goals and two assists ... finished her career with 63 points, 48 goals and 15 assists.
2011: Played in all 20 games, while starting 10 ... registered career highs in goals (16), assists (5) and points (21) ... five assists ranked fifth on the team ... tallied a career-best five goals to lead Duke past Boston College on April 9 ... registered hat tricks against Virginia Tech and Northwestern ... dished out two assists in back-to-back games against Dartmouth and Virginia ... named to the Academic All-ACC squad and the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
2010: Played in all 20 games during the 2010 season ... totaled 17 points on thirteen goals and four assists ... also tallied 11 ground balls, two draw controls and two caused turnovers ... recorded her first goal of the season against Richmond on Feb. 19 ... registered two goals in back-to-back games against Virginia Tech and Navy ... tallied a goal and an assist in Duke's win over Vanderbilt in the NCAA Tournament opening round ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
2009: Appeared in seven contests with the Blue Devils ... totaled six points on two goals and four assists ... picked up two ground balls and caused three turnovers during the season ... recorded her first career point with an assist against Virginia Tech ... tallied a career-best two points with a goal and an assist at Davidson ... scored her second career goal against Boston College ... also dished out assists against Canisius and No. 16 Dartmouth ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Prior to Duke: Two-time first team All-America ... finished career in first in season assists (56) and career assists (131), and second in season goals (87), season points (143), career points (346) and career goals (216) at Germantown Academy ... netted 67 goals and 47 assists, earned 35 draw controls and scooped up 54 ground balls as a senior ... earned team MVP and first team All-Inter-Ac honors as a senior ... scored 87 goals and contributed 56 assists as a junior ... played club ball with Ultimate Goal Lacrosse Club ... member of the Upper Atlantic Team 1 at the National Tournament ... recipient of the Heather Leigh Albert Award, given to the most outstanding women's lacrosse player at the National Tournament, as a junior ... earned three letters in both lacrosse and field hockey at Germantown, in addition to lettering in lacrosse at Mount St. Joseph Academy ... also a member of the Academy Club and a representative for the Positive Coaching Alliance and Community Service Organization.
Personal: Amanda Jones ... daughter of Jeff and Regina Jones ... has two brothers (Kirk and Beau) ... father played football at the University of North Carolina ... brother Kirk is currently a member of the Washington & Lee University basketball team ... six other relatives also participated in intercollegiate athletics ... majored in Sociology with a minor in Visual Studies and certificate in Markets and Management Studies.