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Lindsey Jones
Lindsey Jones


St. Louis, Mo.

High School:
Hazelwood West

Fall 2008: Lindsey went 5-5 in fall play with wins against Miami, Detroit, Illinois and Cleveland State. Paired with Jo-Ann Van Aerde, they were 8-2 in doubles and won their No. 1 Flight at the Missouri Invitational. They fell in the finals in the No. 1 Flight at the Purdue Fall Invitational.

2007-08: Lindsey stepped in at No. 2 singles and posted a 6-12 mark, with a 6-17 dual record overall. She had an 11-24 singles mark. Paired with Jo-Ann Van Aerde, the pair were 14-5 overall with a 4-0 mark at No. 2 and 6-1 at No. 3. This fall, she won her doubles flight at the Missouri Invitational. She had wins over Middle Tennessee, Southern Methodist and Notre Dame. In the spring 2008, she lost just one doubles match, including an eight-match winning streak. She and Jo-Ann won all three doubles matches in the BIG EAST tournament.

High School: Lindsey lettered in two sports at Hazelwood East High School where she ran track and played No. 1 in tennis singles where she earned team MVP honors. She was ranked in the Top 3 in Missouri Valley in 12s and 14s. She was second at state as a senior when she posted a 24-1 record that year.

Personal: She is the daughter of L.D. and Sarah Jones. She was born May 24, 1988. She is majoring in communications.

Favorites: Tennis player: Serena Williams; Hobbies: Playing all sports, spending time with friends; Movies: Brown Sugar, Diary of a Mad Black Woman; TV Show: Friends; Musician: Kanye West; Book: The Coldest Winter Ever; Three words that describe her: Competitive, smart and fun; Person with the greatest influence on her athletic career: Dad; Most impressive person she's met: Her Dad; Best advice about sports: Tennis has no clock, it isn't over until the last point; Why she chose U of L: Team, location and academics; Favorite thing about the Bass-Rudd Tennis Center: Indoor courts.

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