University of Iowa Athletics
Sprints

Erin Jones

Class Fr.
Hometown Highland Village, Texas
High School Marcus

2012 — Indoor – won 400 meters (1:00.44) at New Year’s Classic… placed second in 200 meters at Adidas Classic with team-leading 24.31… placed third in 200 meters at Iowa State Classic (24.50) and 18th at Razorback Invite (24.75)… placed second in 60 meters at Iowa Invite (7.66)… Outdoor – led team in 200 meters (23.71), and ran lead leg on team-leading 400-meter (45.45) and sprint medley (4:00.19) relays… placed seventh in 200 meters (23.88) at Big Ten Championships, running a collegiate-best 23.71 in prelims… that time ranks sixth all-time at Iowa… placed 20th in 200 meters (23.98) and ran second leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed 16th in 3:38.68 at NCAA West Preliminary (23.98)… that relay time ranks seventh all-time at Iowa… ran lead leg on 400-meter relay that placed fourth at Big Ten meet in 45.51, running a team-leading 45.45 in prelims… that time ranks ninth all-time at Iowa… won 200 meters (23.86) and placed third in 100 meters (11.98) at Tom Botts Invite… won 100 (11.92) and 200 meters (24.30) at Musco Twilight XIII… ran collegiate-best 400 meters (57.50) at Arkansas Spring Invite… ran lead leg on team-leading sprint medley relay at Drake Relays (4:00.19), which ranks seventh all-time at Iowa… letterwinner.

2011 — Indoor – ed team in 60 (7.55) and 200 meters (24.01)… those times rank fifth and sixth, respectively, all-time at Iowa… placed seventh in 200 meters at Big Ten Championships… won 200 meters at Jack Johnson Classic (24.22) and place second at Iowa State Classic (24.06)… Outdoor – led team in 100 (11.81) and 200 meters (24.17)… ran lead leg on school record-setting sprint medley relay that won Drake Relays title in 3:48.63, breaking previous school record by almost eight seconds… ran second leg on team-leading 400-meter relay (45.77)… won 200 meters (24.52) at Musco Twilight XII… letterwinner.

High School — set school records in 100 (11.8) and 200 meters (24.1.), and as part of 400-meter relay… two-time regional and district champion… also competed in gymnastics… coached by Steve Teleaneous.

Personal — born July 16, 1992… daughter of Calvin and Karen Jones… father is scout for Los Angeles Dodgers… communication studies major.

Jones’ Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
60 Meters (I) 7.55 at Jack Johnson Classic 1/22/11
100 Meters (O) 11.81 at LSU Invitational 4/2/11
200 Meters (I) 24.01 at Big Ten Championships 2/26/11
200 Meters (O) 23.71 at Big Ten Championships 5/12/12
400 Meters (I) 1:00.44 New Year[apos]s Classic 1/14/12
400 Meters (O) 57.50 at Arkansas Spring Invitational 3/31/12