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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

11/28/2014

UTEP Drops to NM State in the FirstLight FCU Battle of the I-10

Larson paced UTEP's efforts on the court, securing a match-high 26 assists while delivering 12 digs.

11/26/2014

UTEP to Host NM State and TCU

The Miners' matchup against the NM State Aggies will be one for the students, as all students get in free with their student IDs. Fans are also encouraged to wear orange to UTEP's Saturday match against TCU to gain free admission to the game.

11/13/2014

UTEP Falls to WKU, 3-0

The Miners' offense was led by freshman Coline Coessens and junior Talia Jones as they both hammered out seven kills apiece. UTEP's defense was led by libero Naomi Whitehair who secured 12 digs.

11/11/2014

UTEP to Close C-USA Play on the Road

This past weekend the Orange and Blue went 1-1 in league action. The Miners triumphed over FIU but fell to Charlotte in a competitive five-set match.

11/05/2014

Miners To Host FIU and Charlotte

EL PASO, Texas - UTEP volleyball will host its last Conference USA home matches this weekend. The Miners will face off against Florida International on Friday at 7 p.m. (MT) and Charlotte on Sunday at 12 p.m.

11/07/2014

UTEP Volleyball vs FIU

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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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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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