Jones, a Gonzaga commit, has been rated the top right-handed pitcher and third best high school prospect in Washington by Baseball Northwest. He is also ranked a top 500 prospect in the country by Perfect Game and a top 100 prospect by Baseball America As a pitcher at Kentwood High last season, he owned a 2.13 ERA. Although he's served as a pitcher, he has also spent some time at first base. He averaged .424 while slugging in a .727 percentage with a .578 on-base percentage. He also led the team in doubles (8) and home runs (4) to earn All-South Puget Sound League second team accolades.