Charity

Jones

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Height: 5'2"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Miami, Okla.
High School: Oklahoma Virtual HS
Club: Dynamo Gymnastics

Bio

 
Vault
Bars
Beam
Floor
All-Around
2014 9.875 9.9 - - -
2015 9.9 - - - -
2016 9.9 - 9.9 9.95 -
2017 9.875 - 9.9 9.9 -
Career Highs
9.9 9.9 9.9
9.95
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2017 (SENIOR)
Academic All-Big 12 First Team … Competed on beam and floor in all 15 of OU's meets, leading off for the Sooners on each event … Also served as vault leadoff in 12 competitions … Recorded a career-high-matching 9.9 on beam on Senior Night against Georgia on Feb. 24 … Scored a season-high 9.875 on vault three times. 

2016 (JUNIOR)
Second-Team All-American (beam) … Finished tied for seventh nationally on beam in her first season competing on the event, scoring a 9.9 in NCAA Semifinal II ... Academic All-Big 12 … Appeared on vault, beam and floor in all 16 of OU's meets … Competed on beam and floor for the first time … Tallied a career-high 9.95 on floor in OU's victory at Metroplex Challenge (Jan. 30) to claim the event title … Recorded a career-best 9.9 in leadoff position on vault three times … Posted a career-high 9.9 in her first time as the leadoff on beam at UCLA on March 13.

2015 (SOPHOMORE)
Second-team All-American (vault) ... Had a break-out performance in the NCAA Championships, earning 9.9s in the lead-off position on vault in both the semifinals and Super Six team finals ... Mark of 9.9 was a new career-high ... Contributed to team scores of 49.550 (semifinals) and 49.475 (Super Six) on vault for Oklahoma ... Battled back from a preseason injury to exhibition on bars and vault during the regular season ... Broke into the vault lineup for the Big 12 Championship meet, earning a 9.8.

2014 (FRESHMAN)                                                                                                 
Big 12 Event Specialist of the Week (March 11, Arizona State/TWU) ... Entered the OU lineup as a bars specialist at the Metroplex Challenge on Feb. 15, posting a 9.9 in the first routine of her collegiate career ... Made first career appearance on vault on Feb. 28 against Illinois, earning a 9.85 ... Posted career-best 9.9 on bars twice (at Metroplex; at Big 12 Championships, March 22) ... Earned career-high 9.875 on vault March 9 at TWU.

CLUB/HIGH SCHOOL
Level 10 gymnast from Oklahoma City ... Trained at Dynamo under the instruction of Dennis and Shannon Harrison ... Took first in the 2013 Oklahoma State Championships on bars, floor and in the all-around ... Had an outstanding 2012 season that included winning the all-around title at the Nastia Liukin Cup, sweeping the Oklahoma State Championships on every event, an all-around victory at the Region III Championships and an all-around title at the JO National Championships ... Also earned vault and floor titles at the JO National Championships in 2012 ... Was named the 2012 Region III Gymnast of the Year and earned the Shannon Miller award as the top gymnast from the state of Oklahoma ... Won the all-around at the 2011 JO National Championships ... Took top honors on bars, beam, floor and in the all-around at the 2011 Oklahoma State Championships ... High scores from pre-collegiate competition at level 10: all-around-38.875, vault-9.90, bars-9.85, beam-9.70, floor-9.80.

PERSONAL
Full name is Charity Lyn Jones ... Parents are Thomas and Rebecca Jones ... Majoring in criminology at OU ... Chose Oklahoma over Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Stanford and Arkansas.

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Senior Sisterhood
Sooners Top Bama on Senior Night
Replay: OU vs Alabama (PREMIUM)