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Malachi Jones

Defense
Position
5'10''
Height
190 lbs.
Weight
Freshman
Class
Owings Mills, Md.
Hometown
McDonogh HS
High School
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HIGH SCHOOL

  • No. 46 prospect in the nation, according to National Lacrosse Federation
  • Four-year varsity team member, including three-year starter
  • Two-time All-MIAA selection (2021-22)
  • First Team All-Metro Baltimore Sun selection (2022)
  • Guided McDonogh to MIAA championship (2022)
  • MIAA All-Tournament Team selection (2022)
  • Helped McDonogh to runner-up finishes in 2018 and 2021
  • Registered seven career goals and five assists
  • Three-time Under Armour Underclass Team Member
  • Four-year varsity team member for football as a wide receiver and corner back
  • Played club for Team 91 Maryland

PERSONAL

  • Son of Bel and Candra Jones
  • Has one brother, Elias
  • Member of National Honor Society
  • Dean’s List recipient at McDonogh HS
  • Volunteered with Special Olympics and Baltimore Humane Society

WHY UVA?

  • “I chose to come to UVA for its amazing campus, academics, and to play lacrosse. I knew I wanted to go the UVA as soon as I stepped foot on Grounds.”