Charlotte, NC - Charlotte 49ers women's soccer freshman midfielder Amanda Jones was named Atlantic 10 Co-Rookie of the Week for her performance in the 49ers' victory over High Point last Friday. She is first Niner since Alex Kubrick (August 30, 2010) to earn Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week honors.
Jones assisted on the 49ers' first goal in the High Point game. Then, she scored the 49ers' second goal in their 4-2 win over High Point.
Jones is tied with Macky Wingo for the team lead in goals with three. She is second on the team with seven points.
Jones and the rest of the 49ers women's soccer team begins defense of their Atlantic 10 regular-season title on the road at Saint Louis, Saturday, October 1 at 8 pm.