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#3 Shelby Jones
Position: Outfielder
Bats: R
Throws: R
Year: Junior
Hometown: Lake Forest, Calif.
High School: El Toro
Major: Health Behavior Science
Experience: 2 Letters
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AT DELAWARE
Third-year member of the Blue Hens expected to again start in the UD outfield • two-year letterwinner • one of four team captains • has belted seven home runs during her first two seasons, tied for 11th in Delaware history • batting .253 during 91 career starts with 60 hits, 39 runs scored and 37 RBI.

2015 GAME BY GAME STATISTICS

2014 SEASON
Started all 48 games in leftfield for the Blue Hens • tied for second on the team with three home runs, ranked third with 18 RBI, and tied for third with 16 runs scored • went 3 for 3 with three runs scored, five RBI and a grand slam during the first game of a doubleheader against UMES • was 2 for 2 with two runs scored, a double and an inside the park homer in the nightcap victory over the Hawks • hit a two-run homer and singled home the winning run in the eighth inning during a triumph at Towson • went 2 for 3 with three RBI, two runs scored and a triple against Monmouth • finished 3 for 3 with a triple and a run scored vs. Robert Morris • earned the UD Team Sportsmanship Award and Blue Hen Award for the second consecutive year.

2013 SEASON
CAA All-Rookie Team selection • appeared in 53 games during her rookie year while making 43 starts, all but one in leftfield • batted .301 during the season and tied for the team lead with four home runs • tied for third on the Blue Hens with 23 runs scored and ranked fourth with 28 RBI • hit safely during each of the first six games of the year • went 3 for 3 with an RBI and a run scored at Saint Peter’s • finished 2 for 3 with a three-run homer during the 11-1 victory over Army • hit another three-run shot in the 15-6 win over Norfolk State • was 2 for 3 with a three-run homer and two runs scored during the 4-1 triumph over George Mason • recorded a hit in nine of the  final 12 games of the season • named to the CAA All-Tournament Team • earned the UD Team Sportsmanship and Blue Hen Awards • named National 5 & 10 Best of the Blue Hens Athlete of the Week on May 13.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year member of the softball team at El Toro High School • earned three letters • first team All-Seaview League selection as a senior.

PERSONAL
Shelby E. Jones • born Oct. 19, 1993 • daughter of Rick and Karen Jones • has a brother, Shane • father played baseball at Claremont McKenna • grandmother, Carolyn Schuler Jones, won two gold medals at the 1960 Olympics in the 4x100 medley relay and 100 butterfly • health behavior science major at Delaware with a minor in public health • worked as a recreation leader with the city of Lake Forest over the summer.

CAREER STATISTICS

YEAR AVG. GP/GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB-ATT PO A E FLD%
2013 .301 53/43 113 23 34 4 2 4 19 54 .478 12 6 18 1 .397 0 3 6-8 60 4 5 .928
2014 .210 48/38 124 16 26 5 2 3 18 44 .355 7 6 23 0 .285 0 3 6-7 84 6 3 .968
 TOTALS .253 101/91 237 39 60 9
4 7 37 98 .414 19 12 41 1 .340 0 6 12-15 144 10 8 .951
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