Enrolled at Eastern in January of 2010 after five semesters at the University of Maine…

Coach Holowaty: “Evan performed well at the University of Maine and we offered him an opportunity to come down here to see what he could do in the JV program.  He can hit the ball very well but is not participating right now because of a shoulder operation."

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year starter in baseball …named to all-conference team junior and senior years as well as all-area and all-state team senior year…played in Connecticut-Massachusetts All Star Game as a senior… attended Woodstock Academy for three years…

 

Previous School: Appeared in one game with one at-bat in both 2008 and 2009 at the Division I school under Eastern baseball alumnus Steve Trimper…underwent rotator cuff surgery in 2008/09…

PERSONAL: born Evan A. Jones August 26, 1989… Major: Business… Parents: Kelly and Jim… Residence: Danielson, CT…

aunt, Tracy, is the all-time women’s basketball scoring leader at Providence College and a member of the Big East Silver Anniversary team and PC Hall of Fame and a former professional player in the now-defunct ABL...

EVAN... REVEALED

Favorite activity other than sports:  Fishing with Joe and my Grandfather

Best place for pizza: Giant Pizza

Favorite actor:  Denzel Washington and Leonardo Di Caprio

Most difficult aspect of college: Keeping up with reading day in and day out

When you were young, favorite game to pass time on a car trip: Name the artist with my dad

Most difficult aspect of your sport: Not letting failure effect your swagger

Best athlete of all time: Michael Phelps

Sport requiring the most strength: Football

Greatest song ever:  Freebird

Favorite pro team:  Boston Red Sox

One thing you would like to do before you die:  Meet her and have a family of my own

Greatest coach of all time: I believe in Bill Holowaty

Your favorite moment of all time:  Sox beating New York down 3-0 and winning the World Series in ’04

Most embarrassing moment: Taking a fly ball off the forehead

Favorite smell: New leather

A reality TV show you would like to see created:  Snookin’ for love

Who were you or who do you hope you were in your first life?   Paul Revere

Your greatest thrill in sports: A team coming together

Most important invention or discovery in your lifetime: Google

What would you like to get paid to do for a living?  Something I can enjoy every day

Automobile you would buy tomorrow if you had the money: Chevy Camaro

Favorite amusement park ride:  Rockin’ Roller Coaster at MGM

Scariest nightmare: My sister Corrinne falling out of a helicopter

Favorite city ever visited:  Vegas, baby

Favorite Olympic sport to watch:  Beach volleyball

Greatest fear: 2012

World’s most recognizable person: Tiger Woods

Funniest comedian: Jo Koy

Scariest insect: I hate spiders!

Superstitions:  Nothing specific, but I’m superstitious

Pet Peeve: Sleeping with socks on

Red Sox or Yankees: Red Sox (Yankees #@&$)

Biggest waste of money: Parking tickets

Something no one would miss if it was blown up: A-Rod

Best vacation of all time:  Disney World ‘07

Chances of the U.S. winning the next World Cup:   20%

Amount of weekly allowance you would give to your children: $40

 

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