BAYLOR PERSONAL RECORDS Lowest 18-hole score: 65, Querencia Cabo Collegiate (spring 2014) Lowest 36-hole score: 135, Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational (fall 2013) Lowest 54-hole score: 205, Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational (fall 2013) Tournament titles:2, both at Oak Hills Invitational (spring 2013, spring 2014) Top 5 finishes: 5, last at Augusta Invitational (spring 2014) Top 10 finishes: 12, last at Augusta Invitational (spring 2014)
SPRING 2014 (JUNIOR) ALL-AMERICAN, HONORABLE MENTION (GOLFWEEK) ALL-BIG 12 MEN'S GOLF TEAM BIG 12 GOLFER OF THE MONTH (MARCH 2014) Became 12th player in program history to earn All-American recognition when Golfweek named him honorable mention ... Ninth player in program history to be named All-Big 12 ... Led team with 71.40 stroke average over 13 tournaments during fall and spring seasons, playing 26 of 40 rounds at par or better ... Played No. 1 in Baylor lineup in all eight spring events and recorded one of top three scores on team in all eight tournaments ... Counted 22 of 25 rounds played ... Finished among top 10 in four of eight spring starts and finished among top 25 seven times ... Posted 40-round score vs. par of 0.00 (E) ... Repeated as individual champion at UTSA Oak Hills with score of even-par 213 ... Finished tied for 21st at Bayou City Championship with 1-under 215 ... Took second place at Querencia Cabo Collegiate with 3-under 210 ... Tied for 15th place at 3-over 219 in Border Olympics ... Tied for sixth at Lone Star Invitational with 4-under 212 ... Earned third place at Augusta Invitational with 9-under 207 ... Took 17th place at Big 12 Championship with 6-over 294 ... Tied for 39th place at NCAA West Regional with 14-over 224.
FALL 2013 (JUNIOR) Played in No. 1 or No. 2 spot in Baylor lineup in all five events ... Led team with 70.80 stroke average and recorded countable score in all 15 rounds ... Had team-best 10 rounds at par or better and led team with three top-10 finishes ... Posted best score on team in two of five events and second-best Baylor score in one tournament ... Tied for 10th at Gopher Invitational with 1-over 214, helping team take second place ... Tied for 39th at Fighting Illini Invitational with 13-over 223 ... Recorded second career top-five finish with third place at Rod Myers Invitational after shooting 8-under 208 ... Tied for 26th at Royal Oaks Intercollegiate ... Tied for sixth place with 11-under 205 at Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational.
SPRING 2013 (SOPHOMORE) Participated in Baylor's starting lineup for all eight spring tournaments ... Finished in top-25 individually in six of eight spring events ... Started the season with a first-place finish at the UTSA Oak Hills Invitational, recording first career individual victory with score of 7-under-par 206... Tied for 31st (+5, 221) at the Bayou City Championship ... Second top-25 finish came at Border Olympics with tie for 15th place (+3, 219) ... Finished tied for sixth at Desert Shootout in home state of Arizona ... Third career top-10 finish with score of 2-under-par 211 ... Competed at August State Invitational and finished tied for 62nd place (+13, 229) ... Bounced back with another top-15 finish at Morris Williams Intercollegiate ... Second round 3-under 68 led to tie for 11th place (+1, 214) ... Finished tied for 25th in Big 12 Championship, shooting 15-over-par 225 (76-73-76) ... Wrapped up season with a top-25 finish at the NCAA Pullman Regional ... Shot 2-under-par 214 (71-70-73) to tie for 23rd place.
FALL 2012 (SOPHOMORE) Started all five of Baylor's fall tournaments, including two top-20 individual finishes ... Opened season with tie for 20th place (+2, 212) at the Topy Cup ... Tied for 26th at Tucker Intercollegiate with total score of 7-over-par 223 ... Finished tied for 42nd (+10, 226) in Rod Myers Invitational ... Again finished tied for 26th place (+1, 214) at Royal Oaks Intercollegiate ... Wrapped up fall with top-10 finish at Warrior-Wave Intercollegiate ... Finished tied for 8th, shooting 4-under-par 212.
SPRING 2012 (FRESHMAN) Participated individually at TCU JV Invitational #5, shooting even-par 144 ... Competed in six of Baylor's seven spring tournaments ... Tied for 16th in spring opener at UTSA Oak Hills Invitational, shooting 5-over 218 ... Tied for 11th at Border Olympics, shooting 5-over 221 ... Carded three straight sub-par rounds to tie for ninth overall at Augusta State Invitational with a career-low 7-under 209 ... Tied for 51st overall at The Woodlands All-American Intercollegiate (5-over 221) ... Concluded spring with 24th-place finish at Aggie Invitational (13-over 229) ... Made Big 12 Men's Golf Championship debut in Trinity, Texas, finishing 17th overall at 10-over (79-73-72-74=298) ... Tied for 38th at NCAA Ann Arbor Regional, shooting 7-over (78-72-70=220).
FALL 2011 (FRESHMAN) BIG 12 COMMISSIONER'S HONOR ROLL (FALL 2011) Started in four of Baylor's five fall tournaments ... Made collegiate debut during Baylor's season-opening win at Turning Stone Intercollegiate ... Owned share of individual lead through 36 holes after posting rounds of 67 and 70 ... Finished tied for 10th, shooting 1-under (67-70-78=215) at Turning Stone ... Followed with a 29th-place finish at Wolverine Intercollegiate, shooting 7-over (72-74-74=220) ... Tied for 32nd at Rod Myers Invitational, shooting 11-over (72-80-75=227), and concluded fall at Royal Oaks Intercollegiate, placing 51st (71-73-76=220) ... Participated in one event individually, finishing first at TCU JV Invitational #4 with an 11-under 133 ... Named to Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
HIGH SCHOOL Lettered four years for head coach Steve Schneider at Snowflake (Ariz.) HS ... Led Snowflake HS to three straight Arizona Class 3A state golf championships ... Won four straight Arizona state individual golf titles ... Was a three-time first-team all-region selection (2008, 2009, 2010) ... Finished second in 2010 Arizona Stroke Play Championship ... Won 2010 U.S. Junior Amateur Qualifier ... Participated at 2010 U.S. Junior Amateur in Michigan ... Named 2009 Junior Golf Association of Arizona (JGAA) and Southwest Section Junior Player of the Year ... Won 2009 Thunderbird Junior Classic ... Won inaugural FBR Junior Open in 2009.
PERSONAL Full name is Kyle Christopher Jones ... Born July 15, 1993, in Victorville, Calif. ... Son of Tim and Lisa Jones ... Aspires to play on the PGA Tour ... Majoring in sports sponsorship and sales.