Veronica Jones
Veronica Jones

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rockwall, Texas

High School:
Mesquite Poteet High School

Height:
5-2

Position:
Sprints

Experience:
2L


05/31/2014

18 Frogs Heading to Oregon for NCAA Meet

Ronnie Baker will compete in four events for TCU

06/05/2013

Queen of eUGENe - Lorraine Wins Long Jump

Horned Frogs win women's outdoor long jump crown again

06/04/2013

TCU Ready for NCAA Championships

Horned Frogs look for individual titles, high team finishes in Eugene

05/29/2013

The Road to Eugene: Women's 4x100 Relay

Horned Frogs women look to move into top-eight in Eugene

05/25/2013

Silmon Puts on Another Show in Austin

TCU senior was top seed in West Region in 100, 200 and as part of 4x100

Two-Time All-American
2013 Second-Team Outdoor All-American (4x100 relay)
2012 Second-Team Outdoor All-American (4x100 relay)
2012 Mountain West Outdoor Champion (4x100 relay)

2014 Indoor

Ran her top time in the 60 meters (7.66) at the New Mexico Invitational and then duplicated the feat in the prelims of the Big 12 Championships ... Her time 24.35 in the 200 meters at the Reveille Invitational was her best time in the event ... Ran a leg on the 4x400 team (3:44.54) that placed seventh at the Big 12 Championships.


2014 Outdoor

Placed fourth in the 400 meters (23.54) at the TCU Invitational ... Recorded a 24.26 in the 400 meters at the NCAA Prelims and Big 12 Conference Championships ... Ran a leg in the 4x400 (3:37.59) to place fourth in the event at the Big 12 Conference Championships ... Was part of the 4x100 team (44.61) that placed 10th in the NCAA Preliminaries in Fayetteville, Arkansas, and fourth (44.82) at the Big 12 Conference Championships.


2013 Outdoor
Ran the opening led of TCU's 4x100 relay team that finished in ninth place at the NCAA Championships ... one of TCU's most versatile sprinters, running in the 100 and 200 along with taking part in the 4x100 and 4x400 relays ... competed in the 200-meter dash at the NCAA West Preliminaries, finishing 29th ... finished third in the 4x100, seventh in the 4x400 and 11th in the 100 and 200-meter dash at the Big 12 Championships ... made breakthrough runs at the TCU Invitational, recording wind-aided marks of 11.54 in the 100 and 23.15 in the 200-meter dash ... windy 11.54 was TCU's top all-conditions 100 time of the season and ran top wind-aided and legal (24.03) 200-meter times for the Horned Frogs.

2013 Indoor

Competed in four meets for the Horned Frogs ... ran in the 60 and 200-meter dash in all four meets, including the Big 12 Championships ... also ran as part of the 4x400-meter relay team at the Big 12 Championships.

2012 Outdoor
Second-team All-American as part of 4x100-meter relay team that finished 15that NCAA Championships ... member of 11th-place 4x100-meter team at NCAA West Preliminaries ... Mountain West Conference champion as member of 4x100-meter relay squad ... also finished sixth in the 100-meters and 13thin the 200-meters at the conference championships ... competed in the Penn and Texas Relays as part of the 4x100-meter relay team.

2012 Indoor
Finished 11th in 60-meter dash at conference championships ... competed in the 200-meter dash and 4x400-meter relay during indoor campaign.

2011

In Outdoor, competed in the 100M, 200M and 4x100 Relay... Finished fifth in the 100M and seventh in the 200M at the MWC Championships... Placed 12th in the 4x100 Relay prelims at the NCAA Championships... Placed second in both the 100M and the 4x100 Relay at the Horned Frog Invitational... Finished second in the 4x100 Relay at both the Texas Relays... Placed second in the 4x100 Relay and third in the 100M at the Bobby Lane Invitational... Placed third in the 4x100 Relay at the Penn Relays, Michael Johnson Classic, ASU Invitational and Tom Jones Invitational... In Indoor, competed in the 60M and 200M... Finished eighth in the 60M at the Texas A&M Reveille... Placed 20th in the 200M at the Razorback Invitational.

Mesquite Poteet High School
Jones was ranked as the No. 1 sprinter in the nation during a portion of the indoor season in the 200 meters, clocking a seasonal-best time of 24.40 seconds ... Overall, she has recorded personal-best times of 11.50 seconds in the 100 and 23.75 seconds in the 200 ... Earned eight letters in track and field at Mesquite Poteet, while also capturing all-state accolades in track and field during her senior season.


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