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Melinda Jones Athlete Profile

Melinda Jones

Melinda Jones
Position: Diving Height: 5-0 Roster Years: 2003-2006 Hometown: Aurora, CO Last School: Aurora Central High School


Majoring in Dance ... parents are Mary and Kirk ... Member of National Honor Society for academics in high school

Before BYU

Lettered all four years of high school ... Won Swimmer of the Year Award in 2002 ... Named Continental League Athlete of the Month in March 2003 ... 2003 Colorado Diver of the Year

2003-2004 | Freshman Year

Second-team All-MWC on the 1-M ... placed first on the 1-M and 3-M against Utah (relay meet), UNLV and SDSU .. placed first on the 3-M in the Big West Shootout ... recorded three other top-three finishes during the season

2004-2005 | Sophomore Year

Joined the Cougars in January after an injury ... Competed in four meets on the season ... Recorded two top-five finishes

2005-2006 | Junior Year

Competed in six meets throughout the season ... reached a season-high score of 246.30 in 3-meter diving against San Diego State ... reached a season-high score of 236.40 in 1-meter diving against TCU.