Jordan Jones of Cheyenne East Signs with Denver University
Cheyenne East basketball player Jordan Jones has officially signed on with Denver University to continue her athletic career. Jones was the Gatorade Player of the Year in girls basketball in Wyoming in 2022 as she averaged 14 points and 6 rebounds per game. She shot 46% from the field and 78% from the free-throw line and was named all-state in 4A. At 5-11, Jones made life difficult for opponents had a 29-point game against Kelly Walsh and a 28-point contest vs. Thunder Basin. East went undefeated this past season en route to the 4A state championship with a 10-point win over Cody in the 4A final.
Jones started her prep career at Cheyenne Central and played there for two seasons and was all-conference in her sophomore year averaging 6 points a game, She transferred to Denver Regis for her junior year and then transferred back to Cheyenne East for her senior season.
Denver University was 10-20 this past season with a 5-13 record in the Summitt League.