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Jamestown baseball player Chris Jones commits to Liberty

Jamestown baseball player Chris Jones commits to Liberty

Jamestown senior Chris Jones parlayed three years of impressive summer camp performances into an opportunity to play Division I baseball.

Jones committed to play baseball for Liberty University Saturday after wrapping participation in a Flames camp for the third consecutive year. It was there Jones said he had been making a name for himself.

Jones may be most noted in the area for his speed. He led off in Jamestown’s order and hit in the one- or two-spots for Post 39 in American Legion play.

Recruited by Liberty as an outfielder, Jones clocked a 6.53-second 60-yard dash at this year’s camp, and said the Flames' coaches were just as taken by his improved bat...

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