|| Tim Jones
General: Carries a streak of 46 consecutive starts into the season ... has played in all 54 matches since his freshman year ... a rightside defender with good speed and the green light to go forward.
As a Junior in 2007: Led team in minutes played, with 1,707 ... played a key role in Stanford's 16 goals allowed and 0.83 goals-against average, both defensive stats among the best in the conference.
As a Sophomore in 2006: Started all 18 matches ... stellar defensive play helped the Cardinal to five shutouts.
As a Freshman in 2005: Saw action in eight matches before making 10 consecutive starts to close out the season ... took his first collegiate shot against Vanderbilt (9/11) ... recorded a shot on goal vs. UCLA (11/4).
High School/Club: Four-year letterman at Collins Hill High School in Suwanee, Ga. ... captained his high school soccer team his senior year ... named to state all-star team his senior season ... Gwinnet County Super Six selection ... two-time all-county honoree ... three-time all-county scholar athlete ... two-time high school scholar-athlete ... played for the AFC Lightning Premier 87 club team which won state titles in 2002 and 2005 ... four-year member of the Region III ODP ... 2004 NSCAA/adidas All-American Youth Soccer Award recipient.
Personal: Son of Jocelyn Evans ... has one sister, Megan, who played soccer at the University of Kentucky ... economics major.
Coaching Staff on Jones: "Tim is a as gifted an outside back as any in the country. Look for him to continue his trend of great one-on-one defending and contributing to the team's attack from wide positions. "