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Talia Jones
9  Talia Jones

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Gold Canyon, Ariz.

High School:
Desert Ridge

Height:
5-9

Position:
OH

Experience:
1L

10/19/2014

UTEP Falls to WKU, 3-0

Junior Talia Jones regulated the Miners' offense with 10 kills from the outside.

10/16/2014

UTEP to Host Rice and Western Kentucky

UTEP is taking aim at its second three-game league winning streak of the Holly Watts era. The Miners achieved the feat year, topping Florida Atlantic, Florida International and Middle Tennessee to start the month of October on a high note.

10/09/2014

UTEP Continues on the Road

EL PASO, Texas- The UTEP volleyball (2-14, 0-5 C-USA) team will round out a four-match road swing as it faces off against UAB on Friday at 6 p.m. (MT) and Middle Tennessee on Sunday at 12 p.m.

10/05/2014

UTEP Proves Competitive Against UTSA

Junior outside hitter, Talia Jones would lead the Miners' offense with 14 kills. Freshman Coline Coessens would do double-duty strengthening UTEP's offense and defense as she boasted 11 kills and 13 digs.

10/02/2014

UTEP to Travel to Rice and UTSA

The UTEP volleyball (2-12, 0-3 C-USA) team will start a four-match road swing as it faces off against Rice on Friday at 5 p.m. (MT) on Friday and UTSA on Sunday at 12 p.m

10/19/2014

UTEP Volleyball vs Western Kentucky

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09/22/2014

UTEP Volleyball vs UTSA

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09/13/2014

UTEP Volleyball vs Colorado State

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09/12/2014

UTEP Volleyball vs BYU

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11/17/2013

UTEP Volleyball vs East Carolina

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2012 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

2013 (SOPHOMORE): Played in 106 sets with 30 starts...ranked fourth in Conference USA and first on the team in service aces with an average of 0.31 per set ... registered 20 matches with 10 or more kills, placing her second on the squad in kills (333) ... recorded a career-high .471 attack percentage against North Texas with only two errors...finished second on the team in points with 382.5, including a career-best 19.5 versus LA Tech (9/27) ... added 69 digs and six assists.

2012 (FRESHMAN): Saw action in the Miners' victory over the NM State Aggies (9/26).

2011: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Tabbed 5A-1 East Valley Region Player of the Year in back-to-back years while playing at Desert Ridge High School ... named DRHS MVP and Outstanding All Around Player from 2007-10 ... 2008 Arizona Republic All-Arizona Team ... tallied 516 kills, 111 serving aces, 32 blocks, and 352 digs as a senior ... became the all-time kill leader at DRHS with over 1600 ... went to state in Track & Field as a freshman.

PERSONAL: Full name is Talia Nicole Jones ... daughter of Koby and Nicole Jones ... has one sister (Sierra) ...born in Fort Collins, Colo. ... majoring in Finance.

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