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Kenzie Jones

Position

P

Height

5-8

Class

Fr.

Hometown

Crawford, Texas

Previous School

Crawford HS

B/T

R/R

AUDIO PRONUNCIATION

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Crawford High School… named to the state all-tournament team, to the Super Centex First Team, to the all-state first team and as the district pitcher of the year as a sophomore in 2021…was named to the Texas Girls Association First Team All-State and TX Sports Writers First Team All-State… her list of honors continued to grow as a junior, where she again was named to the state all-tournament team and the Texas Girls Association First Team All-State and TX Sports Writers First Team All-State… was also selected for the TX All-Star Team, the all-state first team, the Super Center Player of the Year, the Texas High School First Team all central Texas, to the Texas High School First Team All-State and was named the Texas High School 2A Player of the Year… team won the 2A State Championship and was named 2A State MVP in 2022… statistically, recorded 87 strikeouts as a freshman before COVID cut the season short, 287 strikeouts her sophomore year and 239 strikeouts her junior year… also hit in high school, batting .400 her freshman season, .467 as a sophomore and .547 as a junior with 52 hits, nine home runs and 57 RBI …was ranked 79th pitcher by Extra Innings in 2020, 59th in 2021 and most recently was ranked 50th in the Extra Innings Elite 100 rankings… also lettered in basketball and cheer.

CLUB: Played for Centex Buzz Gold, Texas Blaze, Impact Gold.

PERSONAL: Birthday is Jan. 11 … born in Waco, Texas … parents are Virgil and Stacey Jones… has one sibling, Connor… pre-med major.

ON WHY UNM: “I love how involved the community is with the sports programs and how welcoming the community feels.”