Zaire Jones 6
Zaire  Jones
Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Meridian, Miss.

High School:
Meridian

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 200

Position:
S

 

03/25/2017

Offense productive at Spring Showcase

Commodores impress in featured practice of Spring Ball

03/24/2017

'Dores put in final prep for Showcase with Friday workout

Start of Spring Showcase now 9:30 a.m. due to potential inclement weather

03/04/2017

It's a full-gear, full-go Saturday for the Commodores

Mason happy with team's competitiveness, early progress

08/05/2016

Tempo impresses Mason Friday

Commodores will stage open practices Saturday, Sunday

08/04/2016

Plenty of energy at first practice

Commodores hold initial preseason practice indoors Thursday

09/01/2016

Russell's Photos

Vanderbilt vs. South Carolina

2016
Jones did not play as a true freshman... Impressed during fall practices as a defensive scout safety... Participated in spring drills after enrolling in January 2016.

High School
Senior captain... Three-year starting defensive back for Mississippi power... As senior, helped Meridian to 8-6 record and Class 6A state semifinals by contributing 92 tackles, three interceptions and a fumble recovery... Earned 6A First Team All-State as a senior, and played in postseason Alabama-Mississippi Prep All-Star Classic... Registered 63 stops and an interception as junior for 7-5 Meridian squad as junior... Two-time All-Region pick... Posted three interceptions and 49 tackles as sophomore... Earned letters in basketball, track and bowling... High academic achiever.

Personal
Entered Vanderbilt classes in January 2016... Zaire Jones... Born Nov. 6, 1997... Son of Timothy Jones and Tabbotha Adams... Has an older brother, Tori, and a twin sister, Zaria... Dad is postmaster; mom works in cosmetology.

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