PIPPA PASSES – Floyd County native Megan Jones, a senior from Paintsville, has been named the Alice Lloyd College Women’s Athlete of the Week. Jones was solid as she led the Lady Eagles at the plate during the week.
In a doubleheader at longtime rival Hiwassee College, Jones went 2-for-4 in game one, finishing with two singles, two runs and one stolen base. She followed that up by going 4-for-5 at the plate with two doubles, two singles, three runs, one stolen base and one RBI in game two.
For the week, Jones batted .650 with a .850 slugging percentage.
Jones is on the softball diamond after helping to lead the Alice Lloyd College women’s basketball team throughout the 2015-16 season.