Lewis Jones Athlete Profile

Lewis Jones

Lewis Jones
Position: Distance Height: 5-10 Weight: 135 Hometown: Kingwood Last School: Kingwood High School


Born in Provo, Utah...parents are Daniel and Dee Jones...served in the Thailand Bangkok Mission of the Church of Jesus Christ...married Jana Kriegter...majoring in English.


1999-T&F: Finished 2nd in the 800m with a time of 1:55.83 at the Mountain State Games...finished fourth in the 800m with a time of 1:55.59 at the MWC Indoor Championships...recorded a second-place finish at the Cal Poly Invitational, running the 800m in 1:53.81...finished 7th in the 800m with a season-best time of 1:53.14 at the MWC Outdoor Championships.

1999-CC: Ran the four-mile course in 21:40 at the BYU Triple Crown...was the fourth BYU finisher at the Roy Griak Invitational, covering the 8K course in 25:18...ran a 31:59 10K at the Pre-National Invitational, finishing 57th overall and 2nd on the team...ran 25:57 (8K) at the MWC Championships ... finished 3rd on the team and 24th overall with a time of 31:56 pm the 10K course at the Mountain Regional...ran 31:57 at the NCAA Championships.

2000-T&F: Ran a time of 1:51.7 in the 800m at ASU Invitational...fourth in 1500 at MWC Championships.

2001-CC: Finished in the top two for the team in four of the team's five meets...finished 24th at the Roy Griak Invitational in 24:45 (8K)...led the team with a 19th-place finish at the Pre-National Invitational...earned first team all-conference honors by finishing sixth at the MWC Championships, covering the 8K course in 24:36...second team finisher at NCAA Championships, finishing 53rd with a time of 30:25...honored as All-District.

Before BYU

Attended Kingwood High School in Kingwood, Texas...won the cross country 5A state championship while running at Kingwood HS...won state titles in both the 1600m and the 3200m...competed three times at the Footlocker National Cross Country Championships.


BEST MARKS: 1500m - 3:47, 800m - 1:51.1