Prior to Ohio State
- A football and lacrosse standout at Middle Creek High School in North Carolina.
- First team All-State, all-region and all-conference in 2021 as a junior.
- Led the SWAC in scoring.
- A first-team All-Conference selection in the other full season that he played as a freshman in 2019.
- As a running back this past fall, became just the fourth 1,000-yard rusher in school history while adding 16 touchdowns.
- Played club lacrosse for the Annapolis Hawks and was a member of the tournament champions at the Elite Eight, NAPTOWN and Lake Placid Tournaments.
- Is the son of Ron and Leigh Anne Jones.