SIGNING DAY: Andre Jones bio

DB Andre Jones...

André Jones, Wide Receiver/Defensive Back, 6-0, 182, Fr-HS, Ft. Walton Beach, Fla. (Choctawhatchee)

Versatile performer with outstanding athletic skills ... At various times, he played free safety, cornerback, wide receiver, running back, and returned punts and kickoffs for Choctawhatchee HS in Ft. Walton Beach, Fla. ... As a senior, he made 50 tackles, three interceptions, one fumble recovery, and blocked two kicks ... Caught 10 passes for 128 yards ... Averaged 30 yards on kickoff returns, including a 79-yarder for a touchdown ... Averaged 18.3 yards on punt returns ... During his junior season, he made four interceptions, including one returned for a touchdown ... He averaged 19.2 yards on kickoff returns and 10.8 yards on punt returns ... Two-year selection on the All-Northwest Florida team ... Honorable-mention all-state as a senior ... Team went to the second round of the Class AAAA playoffs during his junior season ... Coached by Bobby Moore ... Will be a three-year letterman in track, where he competes in the 100- and 200-meter dash, the 4x100-meter relay, the long jump, and high jump ... Most Valuable Player on the track team as a junior ... Finished second in the district in the high jump and long jump ... Won the Gatorade "Will to Win" Award ... Picked Kentucky over Tulane.

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