Markell Jones

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INPreps Signing Day Grades

The hoopla of signing day is over and now the Coaches can start to piece together their incoming class of in-state talent heading into the fall. We’ll take a look at the 9 college football scholarship programs that signed homegrown talent and offer a grade. NOTRE DAME: A The Irish signed 4 of the top … Continue reading

2014 INPreps Player of the Year Awards

Special Teams P/K of the Year Morgan Hagee Plainfield Hagee was 11/14 on Field Goals with a long of 49. Avg 35.8 yards per punt with a long of 65 & 20 punts downed inside the 20. He added 17 touchbacks on Kickoffs and was 25/26 on PATs. Committed to Ball State Special Teams Returner … Continue reading

Markell Jones Indiana’s Gatorade Player of the Year

Senior running back Markell Jones was announced today that he is the 2014 Gatorade State Player of the Year for Indiana. Following a record breaking season and leading his Columbus East team to a 13-1 record that ended in the state’s semifinal game. Jones set the new single season rushing record with 3,536 yards. He … Continue reading

INPreps Week 8: Player of the Week

Indiana Preps Week 8 Players of the Week In an era of “let it fly” and spread offenses, these four running backs continue to put up huge numbers every week. Winchester RB Kiante Enis leads the state in rushing yards and is tied with Markell Jones in most rushing touchdowns at 37. Notable Performances Pike … Continue reading

INPreps Week 7: Player of the Week

Indiana Preps Week 7 Player of the Week Notable Performances RB Markell Jones Columbus East 20 rushes 311 yards 8 touchdowns RB Aaron Matio 282 yards rushing 2 touchdowns

INPreps Week 2: Player of the Week

Indiana Preps Week 2 Player of the Week   Notable Performances Bishop Luers QB Noah Wezensky 16-20 322 yards 3 touchdowns Park Tudor DT Brandon Tiassum 11 tackles 5 sacks 3 pass deflections

Purdue lands INPrep50 RB Markell Jones

Columbus East running back Markell Jones committed to Purdue on Tuesday. Jones favored the Boilermakers for most of his recruitment. Purdue Head Coach Darrell Hazell made it clear very early that Jones was a priority on their big board. On top of that, the university offers an Aviation program that Jones is interested in pursuing, … Continue reading

Columbus North 2014 OL Tyson Clark’s stock is soaring

Tonight in Columbus, Indiana close to 15,000 people will cram into the stadium home of Columbus East to watch them battle cross-town rival Columbus North. The game is highlighted by Columbus East junior running back Markell Jones who rushed for 260 yards and 5 touchdowns last week, rightfully so. However there is another name college coaches across the … Continue reading

Week 2 INPreps Game of the Week

Week two in Indiana gives us fans two of the best rivalry games in the state. The battles that take place in Hamilton and Bartholomew County will cause friends, neighbors and family members to choose sides. One must decide to bleed blue, orange or red this week. Only 6 miles separate Hamilton Southeastern and Fishers … Continue reading

Week 1 INPreps Players of the Week

Week one in Indiana high school football started off with a bang and a few players had outstanding performances. Here is our week one Indiana Preps Players of the Week. Ross Barr | Running Back 18 rushes 285 yards 5 touchdowns In win over Seymour 59-19 Markell Jones | Running Back 17 rushes 260 yards … Continue reading