UNC Women's Tennis Bio
 Makenna Jones
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JUNIOR/PREP Considered a blue chip recruit by tennisrecruiting.net •Ranked as high as No. 4 in her class in 2016 • Named 2015 Southern Region Player of the Year • Earned the South Carolina Wilton McKinney Award • Reached the semifinals of the Shape Magazine Invitational in 2016, a wild card tournament to gain entry into the WTA Tour's Volvo Car Open • Led Travelers Rest High School to a team state title in 2013 • Won state singles titles in both 2013 and '14 • Daughter of Kelly and Tami Jones • Father, Kelly, is the head coach of the men's tennis program at Furman University, and reached a No. 1 doubles rankings on the ATP Tour in October 1992, while her mother, Tami Whitlinger-Jones, was a top-50 singles player and a two-time All-America at Stanford.

 

Height: 5'7"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Greenville, S.C.
High School: Travelers Rest
UNC North Carolina Women's Tennis


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