14 - Lee Jones
Lee Jones
Height: 6-0
Weight: 175
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wilmington, N.C.
High School: Laney
Position: G

Sharpshooting guard. 2006-07: Appeared in six games for the Cards. 2005-06: Attended UNC Charlotte but did not play. High School: Three-year starting combo guard before graduating in 2004 • Two-time All-Mideastern 3A/4A Conference selection (2003, 2004) • First-team All-Area as a senior • Team captain who averaged 19 points his final year. Honored as Laney's Male Athlete of the Year & won United States Marine Corps Extraordinary Athlete Award • Named Buccaneers MVP his last season & Most Improved as a sophomore • Set school record for most 3-pointers in career (126) & season (56 in 2003-04) • Career 43% 3-point shooter • Made 88% of his FTs his junior year & won Coach's Award. When team advanced to second round of state playoffs, he earned Wilmington Star-News Player of the Week honors. Co-captain with Tre Whitted, a senior at Marshall. • Star-News selected him to its athletic Honor Roll 11 times • On school's A-B Honor Roll & won North Carolina Scholar-Athlete Award all four years • Inducted into National Honor Society & earned Laney's Outstanding in English Award his senior year • Two-year starting shortstop in baseball. Named All-Conference & honorable mention All-Area in 2004 • Won WECT TV Scholar Athlete of the Month Award as a senior for his baseball & basketball exploits. Honor included TV feature story • Lettered in soccer as a freshman • Member of Fellowship of Christian Athletes • Coached in basketball by Fred Lynch. Notable: Played AAU ball with Wilmington Warriors under coach Nathan Faulk. Teamed in 2002 with Cedric Simmons, a rookie with the New Orleans/Oklahoma City Hornets • Laney's most famous graduate is Michael Jordan. Personal: Son of Glen & Judy Jones.

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