|Hometown:||West Sand Lake, NY|
- As a Gator newcomer in cross country, Amanda Jones was tapped as a member of the 2016 Skyline Conference All-Star First Team after finishing in sixth place at the league’s championship in 25:18.53.
- As a sophomore, she was team’s top finisher in the RPI meet held at Saratoga State Park as she took home 88th place with her team-best time of 20:31.1.
- She finished in 21st place at the 2017 Empire 8 Championships as she recorded a time of 26:31.3 and helped the team to a sixth place.
- A year ago, she had a number of impressive performances as well in cross country and helped the Gators as one of the team’s scorers at nearly every meet. She added an impressive time at the highly competitive RPI Invitational with a time of 21:42.8.
Academics at Sage:
- She is majoring in nursing at Sage. She was a Skyline Conference Scholar-Athlete Team (2016) member and was a Dean’s List student.
- She has earned back to selections to the Empire 8 Presidents’ List in both 2017-2018 and 2018-2019. She is also a Sage’s Scholar-Athlete Team honoree.
- Jones was selected as the Most Valuable Runner as a senior at Columbia High School.
- She was also an Honor Scholar and team captain of the cross country team and was member of the National Honor Society.