9 Scott Jones
9 - Scott Jones
Height: 6-4
Weight: 215
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Port Coquitlam, Brit. Columbia
High School: Terry Fox
Position: A

Accolades: Named to America East Conference Second Team in 2011… Tabbed America East Player of the Week on April 18, 2011… Voted UMBC Athlete of the Month for April 2011… Named to the Winter-Spring 2011 America East Conference Honor Roll.  



2011: Led UMBC with 23 goals and amassed 33 points… Recorded game-winning goals in all three of the Retrievers’ America East victories, which occurred on three consecutive Saturdays… Put 68.3 percent of his shots on goal… Scored in 12 of 13 games and had multiple points in each of the last six contests… Finished fourth in the league with 12 goals (2.40) in five contests… Opened the campaign with a four-goal, five-point effort at Presbyterian on Feb. 19… Recorded three goals at No. 6 Maryland on March 18… Scored twice, including the game’s seventh goal, in the 8-6 victory over Binghamton on April 9… Exploded for a career high and UMBC season best five goals in the 13-9 victory at Albany on April 16… Four of Jones' five goals occurred in the fourth quarter- including three consecutive scores in the final ten minutes when the game was knotted at 9-9… The game-winner occurred with 9:53 remaining… Recorded his third five-point performance of the season with three goals and two helpers vs. Vermont on April 23…Scored the game-winner off a Joe Lustgarten feed with 41 seconds left in the 9-8 triumph over the Catamounts… Notched a pair of assists in two games, including America East semifinal (1g, 2a) contest at Hartford on May 4… UMBC was 5-2 when Jones scored multiple goals.


2010Saw action in 12 of 13 games and was used on man-up opportunities on many occasions… Scored his first collegiate goal, a man-up score at Towson on April 7… Added an even-strength tally in the regular-season finale vs. Hartford… Recorded nine shots while wearing No. 18.

BackgroundSelected as a 2009 Junior A British Columbia First-Team All-Star… Scored 44 goals and added 46 assists in 21 games for the Port Coquitlam Saints in 2009… Lists his top game as a seven-goal, five-assist effort against New Westminster… His older brother, Jeff Ratcliffe, lettered in lacrosse from 1997-2000 at UMBC and is currently 10th on the all-time list with 104 goals scored… Has two brothers, Jeff, 34, and Chad, 35… Son of Ken and Judy Jones…Born Feb. 11, 1989.


Year GP/GS Pts. Sh. Pct. GB  Pen
 2010  12/0  2  0  2   9 .222  1   --
 2011 13/12 23 10  33 60 .383 11 2/1:00
 2012 13/13 36 4 40 86 .419 11 3/2:30
 Totals 27/25 61 14 75 155 .394 23 5/3:30