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Somer Jones
Somer  Jones

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Mandeville, La.

High School:
Fontainebleau HS

Height:
5-4

Position:
M-F

Experience:
2L

08/21/2015

Jones' Golden Goal Lifts Soccer in Season Opener

Somer Jones scored a goal in double overtime to give Southern Miss a 2-1 victory.

10/26/2014

Soccer Concludes Home Schedule

Southern Miss dropped a 2-0 decision to Western Kentucky on Sunday afternoon.

10/24/2014

Soccer Falls to Marshall

Southern Miss soccer dropped a 3-1 decision to Marshall.

10/18/2014

Taylor Sets Record for Saves in Double Overtime Shutout

Sophomore Brittany Taylor collected her third shutout of the season, posting a school-record 21 saves.

10/12/2014

Late Goal Costs Soccer Against Charlotte

Southern Miss dropped a 2-1 decision on the road to Charlotte.

08/30/2015

Soccer vs Louisiana Lafayette

Soccer vs Louisiana Lafayette

08/26/2014

Soccer vs Mississippi Valley

Soccer vs Mississippi Valley

09/01/2013

Southern Miss Soccer Gets Overtime Win

Golden Eagles best Southeastern Louisiana in dramatic fashion.

2014 (Sophomore): One of seven players to play in all 19 games on the season, making nine starts ... Recorded an assist on Anya Koren's goal on the road at Southeastern Louisiana for one point on the year ... Recorded 14 shots on the season with five shots on goal after moving from the front row to midfield ... Made season debut at home against Nicholls, while earning first start of the season in a 1-0 shutout victory over Arkansas State ... Started final five games of the season.

2013 (Freshman): Played in all 20 games on the year, making 18 starts as a true freshman ... Tallied seven points in rookie campaign, scoring three goals and adding an assist ... Scored a goal in the Golden Eagles' 8-0 victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... Added a goal against Jackson State in a 4-0 Southern Miss win ... Scored the lone goal in the season finale against Conference USA Champions Colorado College ... Added a helper in the Black and Gold's 10-1 win over Alcorn State ... Finished the season with 21 shots including six shots on goal ... Earned first collegiate start against Mississippi Valley State.

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Fontainebleau High School in Mandeville, La. for coach Carly Hotard ... Named All-State in 2011, 2012 and 2013 ... Tabbed All-District in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 ... Selected All-Metro (New Orleans) in 2010, 2011 and 2012 ... Appeared in Louisiana High School All-Star Game ... Scored more than 100 goals in high school career ... Played club soccer for the Chicago Fire Juniors of Louisiana and coach Jose Portillo ... Also was a member of the track & field team ... Enrolled in gifted and honors courses throughout high school, graduating with a 3.9 GPA ... Honor student.

Personal: Full name is Somer Katherine Jones ... Daughter of Sherri and Frank Jones ... Has two older sisters, Roslyn and Macie ... Sister, Roslyn, played soccer at LSU, while sister, Macie, played soccer at McNeese State ... Mother, Sherri, played softball at LSU ... Cousin, Alex Massey, plays baseball at Tulane ... Born on May 26 in Mandeville, La. ... Majoring in nutrition.

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