Jarred Jones Signs in Top League Finland
Free Agency Client Jarred Jones has signed to play again with Lahti in the Korisliiga in Finland. Jones was a standout at NCAA Division 1 Loyola Maryland (one of two players in program history to record 1000 points, 500 rebounds, 100 steals, and 100 blocks) and has played in Germany and Finland since. Last season he had an amazing year with Lahti in the Finland 1A league and helped them promote to the top league this season. Jones averaged 18.8ppg, 9.8rpg, 2.2 apg, 2.4spg, and 1.5 blocks per game. He was named Finland 1A Player of the Year, Finals MVP, Forward of the Year, and Defensive Player of the Year whiled leading Lahti to the Finland 1A Championship. "Jarred Jones is a big time player who really understands the game. David and I are glad he gets to show this on the big stage this season in the Korisliiga with Lahti. He is a very versatile forward who showed last year how good he is and he will only build on that this season. We are soo happy for him because he is a high character guy who goes about things the right way" said Michael Stinnett (Free Agency Basketball Director of Scouting). Jones makes the 11th Free Agency player to sign for the 2019-20 season(Trenton Thompson (Asbury) signed earlier in the week in Finland with Vilpas). Free Agency will host a pro summer league in Las Vegas July 5-7 and is currently looking for two more players to fill roster spots (6-7 and over players) www.kentuckyproambasketball.com . Lahti Article on Jarred Jones signing http://lahtibasketball.fi/jarred-jones-is-back/ . EuroBasket article on Jarred Jones signing https://www.eurobasket.com/Finland/news/584083/Lahti-keeps-Jones-for-another-season
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