NAME: Rasheen Jones
SCHOOL: Northwest High School
SPORT(S): Track & Field-Football
GRADUATING YEAR: 2013
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6'3"-240 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Pleasant Run
PARENTS: Renord Davis & Maria Jones
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: Chad Murphy
FUTURE GOAL: "Work hard enough now so I can relax and travel when I get older."
A 2-sport star, senior Rasheen Jones in track last year won the conference and district title in the discus and holds the school record (163'10") in that event. He also finished 4th in the conference in the shot put competition. For his accomplishments, Rasheen was named FAVC West Field Athlete of the Year, 1st team all-conference and honorable mention all-city.
Rasheen is also an all-star football linebacker for the Knights. This past season he had 39 solo tackles, 32 assisted tackles, 2 sacks and a fumble recovery. He earned many football honors, including 1st team all-SWOC, 1st team all-city Div. II (Enquirer), 1st team all-Southwest Ohio district and special mention all-Ohio. He was also selected to play in the Ohio North-South all-star game.
Rasheen has committed to play football at UC. His favorite athlete and most-like-to-meet is Ray Lewis, favorite entertainer is Kevin Hart, favorite book is Night and favorite movie is 300.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Rasheen has motivated our young athletes to work hard in the weight room to increase strength. They see what he has achieved in football and in the thrower's circle and become inspired."
— Lori Spence, Track Coach
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