Former Wolmer's girl Aiko Jones wins All-American volleyball honours

By December 18, 2019

University of Louisville standout Aiko Jones is an American Volleyball Coaches Association All-American Honorable mention.

The accolade has come as part of the 39th annual AVCA Division I All-America Teams for women's volleyball.

The multi-talented Jamaican will receive her award at the AVCA All-America/Players of the Year Banquet Presented by the NVA on December 20.

Jones led the Cardinals to its best finish ever in the NCAA Championship, when Louisville advanced to the Elite Eight after pulling arguably the biggest upset in tournament history, with a 3-2 win over No. 2-seeded Texas in Austin.

Jones scored 86.5 points in the four tournament matches, 40 more than the next Cardinal. She averaged 4.56 kills per set, notched seven aces, 21 digs and 12 blocks.

 

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