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Chris Jones
Chris  Jones

Athletic Communications Assistant

Chris Jones enters his second year at UConn working as an athletic communications assistant. He serves as the primary media contact for baseball, women's soccer, swimming and diving and men's track & field. Additionally, he works as the secondary contact for the football team. In addition to his role in sports information, he broadcasts UConn baseball games on 91.7 FM WHUS.

Prior to returning to UConn, he held a broadcaster position for the Bourne Braves of the Cape Cod Baseball League during the 2015 season, as well as, professionally with the Connecticut Tigers, Single-A affiliate of the Detroit Tigers in 2016. 

Jones, a 2014 UConn graduate, worked as sports director at WHUS for three years (2011-14) and has been announcing UConn baseball games since the 2010 season. He also worked as an event production intern at ESPN during the fall semester of 2013. 

Originally from Crystal Lake, Ill., Jones grew up in Simsbury, Conn. and graduated from UConn with a degree in journalism.  He currently resides in Storrs, Conn.