AT EL CAMINO JUNIOR COLLEGE
|14 Aaron Jones
Started at El Camino in the fall of 1999 after receiving a scholarship offer from coaches Nick Van Lue and Greg Boogerman…picked up “Best Pitcher of the Year Award” from his peers and was a First-Team All-Conference selection…his last year at El Camino he was 5-4 with a 2.06 ERA…while at El Camino he won an original music competition from a local newspaper.
Played varsity baseball at South Torrance High School in Torrance, Calif….coached in high school by Kurt Ruth and Chad Nammack…picked up Most Valuable Player honors for his team as well as Second-Team All-League honors…threw a no-hitter his junior year of high school….tallied a 6-2 overall record and 2.90 ERA….graduated from South Torrance High in June of 1999.
Born on September 9, 1981 in Salem, Ohio to parents Dale and Joy Jones…father Dale is a mechanical engineer while mother Joy is a business analyst…has one younger brother Ryan (16)…currently majoring in Human Development at Texas Tech and hopes to get a record contract and officially release a music CD, start a restaurant and entertain millions…his hobbies include creating own music with keyboards and computers, weight training and meeting beautiful girls.
GETTING TO KNOW AARON
I chose Texas Tech because: Tech is very well honored
Favorite Food: Grilled Chicken Breast
Favorite Movie: Shallow Hal
Favorite Actor: Jack Black
Favorite Actress: Angelina Jolie
Favorite Restaurant: Baja Fresh
Favorite Athlete: Barry Sanders
My Role Model Is: Liam Howlett
My Ideal Vacation Would Be A Trip To: Cancun, Mexico
If I could Play Another Sport At Texas Tech It Would Be: Football