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Ambar Jones
Ambar Jones

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pembroke Pines, FL

High School:
Pembroke Pines Charter HS

Height:
5-3

Position:
OF

Birthdate:
11/21/1987


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Junior (2009): Appeared in 51 games, starting 47...walked and scored in season opener against UMass...walked twice and scored two runs against Maryland...went 3-for-4, drove in a run and scored winning run against Pitt...hit .333 at FAU Kick-Off Classic...stole a base in four straight games early on in the season...slapped two hits, drove in three runs and scored herself against Texas Tech... had two hits vs. Arkansas...laced two hits, stole two bases and scored twice in 5-2 win over Providence...hit .462 (6-for-13) during four game hitting streak in early March...knocked two hits in win over North Texas, which began second four game hitting streak of the season...had hits in six of seven games, including 3-for-5 game at Western Kentucky...hit .278 at Sun Belt tournament.

Sophomore (2008): Played in 27 games, starting 14...often saw action as a pinchrunner...scored a run against Michigan...went 2-for-3 against Missouri State...stole a base, slapped two hits and scored a run against Kent State...drove in a run against Stanford...scored a run against UNLV...responsible for four runs in FAU's 6-0 win over Bethune-Cookman, driving in three runs with a triple before coming around to score herself...scored winning run against Illinois in championship of Miken Classic...also scored runs against Western Kentiucky, Longwood and Middle Tennessee...also scored two runs at Sun Belt Conference Tournament...went 6-for-8 in stolen base attempts...hit .455 against left-handed pitching.

Freshman (2007): Saw action in 44 games, starting 30...saw most of her action as the designated player...batted .208 with five doubles, two triples and eight RBI while scoring 21 runs...went 4-for-7 in stolen base attempts...went 1-for-3 with three RBI against Miami-OH (2/9)...first multi-hit game came against Bethune-Cookman on a 2-for-4 effort with a pair of doubles, an RBI and a run scored.(3/2)...went 2-for-4 with her first career stolen base, an RBI and run scored against Louisiana-Lafayette (3/10)...sped around the bases for a triple against Rutgers (3/11)...picked up two more hits against UMass in four trips to the plate (3/19)...singled, doubled and drove in a pair in four at bats against North Texas (3/25)... fielded all nine of her chances in center cleanly.

Travel Ball: Played for the Pembroke Pines Diamond Dusters...coached by John Broyles.

High School: Attended Pembroke Pines Charter High School...coached by Tom Fadul...named honorable mention in 2003 and 2004 by the Miami Herald...named First Team All-County in 2005 and 2006...holds the school single-season records for batting average, hits, stolen bases, runs and RBI...holds the career records for hits, RBI, stolen bases and runs scored.

Personal: Marketing major...daughter of Mark and Liz Jones...born November 21, 1987, in Miami, FL.

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