2009-10 Men's Soccer
Deion Jones
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Deion Jones
Deion Jones

POS.M
HT.5-8
WT.150
YR.Fr.
HOMETOWNTampa, Fla.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLFreedom HS

At A Glance
Selected to the Atlantic Sun All-Conference first team (2010, 2011) … named FGCU's Offensive Player of the Year (2010) … earned NSCAA All-South Region second team honors (2010) … tied the single-season scoring mark with 17 points on seven goals and three assists in 2010… ranks fifth all-time in points (27), while third in goals (9), game-winners (3) and assists (9) … also ninth all-time in minutes played (3705) and 10th in games started (39) … an ESPN Academic All-District 3 selection and an A-Sun All-Academic and Academic All-Conference honoree.

As a Senior (2012)
• Candidate for the Senior CLASS Award
• A-Sun Preseason All-Conference
• TopDrawerSoccer.com A-Sun Top 20 Player to Watch (No. 7)
• College Sports Madness Preseason A-Sun Defensive Player of the Year
• College Sports Madness Preseason A-Sun first team

As a Junior (2011)
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Named to the Atlantic Sun All-Conference first team … helped the Eagles to a 12-6-2 overall record, while securing the program’s second straight A-Sun regular season title with a 7-1 league mark … started 19 contests at defense … finished with eight points on one goal and six assists … his assist total was good for fifth in the A-Sun ... assisted the second goal in the 4-0 rout of Rhode Island (Sept. 8) … setup the Eagles’ opening goal in the 2-1 victory over No. 8 UCF (Sept. 24) … scored the equalizer in the 3-1 road win over Stetson (Sept. 30) in the A-Sun opener … added an assist on the leveling score in the 2-1 victory over Mercer (Oct. 7) while playing a man down … picked up his fourth assist on the opening score in the 3-1 defeat of Belmont (Oct. 23) … recorded his first career two-assist game in the 2-1 victory over Jacksonville (Oct. 27) … helped the Green and Blue through the pair of one-goal victories to clinch the A-Sun Championship Tournament and earn the league’s automatic berth into the NCAA Championship Tournament in their first year of postseason eligibility … unanimous selection to A-Sun Preseason All-Conference team ... named to the inaugural A-Sun Academic All-Conference team.

As a Sophomore (2010)
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Selected to the Atlantic Sun All-Conference first team … named FGCU Offensive Player of the Year … earned NSCAA All-South Region second team honors … twice named to TopDrawerSoccer.com’s National Team of the Week and once by College Soccer News … played in all 18 matches with 17 starts … tied the single-season scoring record with 17 points … recorded a program-best seven goals and three game-winning goals … also added three assists to go with a team-high 21 shots on goal … finished second in the A-Sun in game-winning goals, fourth in goals scored, and among the best in goals per game (5th), points (8th) and points per game (9th) … opened the year with a 2-1 win over No. 13 USF (Sept. 1) and later shutout No. 5 Ohio State (Sept. 18) … started the season with the game-winning goal and an assist in a 2-1 defeat of USF… netted the game-winner and assisted another in a 2-0 win over USC Upstate (Oct. 8) and followed with a another goal in the 5-0 rout of eventual A-Sun tournament champion ETSU (Oct. 10) … found the back of the net in three-straight contests against FAU (Oct. 19), Stetson (Oct. 22) and Jacksonville (Oct. 29) … earned A-Sun Player of the Week honors after netting the game-winning goal in FGCU’s 1-0 double-overtime win over Stetson (Oct. 22) that clinched the A-Sun regular season championship outright … part of a defensive effort that recorded a program-best nine shutouts on the year, which ranked first in the conference … defense also topped the league in goals allowed (11) and goals against average (0.58) … established new program bests with nine shutouts and 13 victories … helped the squad to a program-best eight-game winning streak that included a stretch of four-consecutive shutouts over A-Sun foes … led FGCU to an overall record of 13-3-2 and a perfect 9-0 A-Sun mark, outscoring league opposition 26-2 … instrumental in securing FGCU’s first A-Sun conference regular season championship … helped the Eagles to their first national ranking, landing as high as No. 19 and ending the year No. 20 according to Soccer America … named to ESPN Academic All-District 3 second team … earned A-Sun All-Academic honors.

As A Freshman (2009)
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Game-By-Game Stats
Appeared in 15 matches and started three contests ... finished with two points on one goal with eight shots, and four shots on goal ... made collegiate debut in the 1-0 season opening win against FIU (Sept. 1) ... recorded first collegiate shot on goal against No. 11 USF (Sept. 4) ... scored first collegiate goal on two shots against College of Charleston (Sept. 13) at the Diadora/Spinx Tournament ... made first collegiate start and recorded a shot against UNLV (Sept. 20) at the UNLV Rebel Classic … tallied two shots with one shot on goal in a season-high 95 minutes played in a 1-0 victory over USC Upstate (Oct. 18) … appeared in the 4-0 defeat of Campbell (Oct. 24), snapping the Camels’ 18-game conference unbeaten streak … helped the team to the first winning-season in program history, holding an 8-7-1 record and a 6-3-0 conference record.

High School
Member of Florida ODP team from 2005-09 ... member of Florida ODP team that placed third in US Youth Soccer … crowned ODP National Championships in 2007 ... named to 2009 Region III ODP pool … selected and competed in Region III ODP team trip to Costa Rica in March 2009 ... member of Super Y League National team from 2006-07 ... Freedom High School varsity starter from 2007-09 and captained team to 2009 FHSAA Class 5A state finals ... 2008-09 All-Hillsborough County first team ... 2007 All-Hillsborough County honorable mention.

Personal
Environmental studies major … son of Donald and Dawn Jones … born on September 30, 1991.