Pinellas Athlete of the Week

Max Jones

Clearwater H.S.

Basketball/Senior

THIS WEEK’S FEATS

Jones poured in a career-high 40 points during last week’s 81-26 win over Northeast. The senior hit six 3-pointers while going 16 of 22 from the field and grabbing 12 rebounds.

SEASON STATS

Jones posted double-doubles in both of the Tornadoes’ first two games. He scored 26 points and pulled down 12 rebounds against Osceola. Jones was two steals away from a triple-double in the season opener.

NEXT STEP

Clearwater made big progress last year by getting out of the district tournament and reaching the postseason. Jones and the Tornadoes will now attempt to get the program’s first playoff win since 2010.