Friday, July 6, 2012
Aberdeen's Brionna Jones, who has one year left with the Eagles, has elected to play for Brenda Frese at the University of Maryland upon graduation.
Aberdeen's Bri Jones doesn't have much left to accomplish in high school. This week, the Eagles' rising senior began the countdown to graduation by electing her college choice. According to The Sun, the all-metro center informed Maryland coach Brenda Frese on July 4 that she will play for the Terps starting next year. The 6-foot-3 post presence average 23.5 points, 11.6 rebounds and 4.2 blocks as a junior, according to The Sun. She led the Eagles to the program's first state title, a year after pushing Aberdeen to a state finals berth. The Sun reported Jones—whose brother, John Carroll grad Jarred, will attend Loyola this fall—also considered Delaware, Georgetown, South Carolina and Virginia before settling on the Terps. See also:
Saturday, March 3, 2012
Bri Jones dropped 40 points Friday to send Aberdeen to the state semifinals.
Bri Jones dominated again, and Aberdeen is back in the MPSSAA girls basketball final four. Jones scored 40 points as the No. 1 seed Eagles won the Class 3A North region final, throttling Milford Mill, 84-66, Friday night at Aberdeen High School. Aberdeen (24-1) will play Frederick (19-4) at 9 p.m. on March 8 at UMBC's RAC Arena. With a win, the Eagles will be back in the state championship game—scheduled for 8 p.m on March 10 at UMBC. River Hill and Westlake meet in the other state semifinal. Aberdeen finished as state runners up in 2011. Eagles senior Nia Alleyne told Explore Harford: "It's been our goal to go back. Now it's time to celebrate a little, but more so to focus on the end, finishing the season with the win that we want." TELL …
Friday, December 16, 2011
Eagles junior center Bri Jones eclipsed 1,000 career points in the season opener.
Before the Eagles girls basketball game against City College on Thursday, Aberdeen High School presented junior center Bri Jones with an honorary game ball for surpassing 1,000 career points. The milestone came in the season opener, a 70-53 win over Meade. The Eagles beat City College 75-48, and Jones had a double-double with 23 points and 15 rebounds, according to The Sun.