During his time at Woodward, Will Jones ’84 played football and was a two time All-State Defensive End, a recipient of the Colquitt MVP Award as a senior, and Defensive MVP as a junior. He was a member of the 1981 and 1982 Sub-Region Champion Quarter nals teams, with eight straight shutouts, as well as a member of the 1983 Region Champion Quarter nals team. Will was the student body vice president and was voted Most Athletic by his senior class. He also played basketball during his time as a War Eagle and earned the MVP award during the 1983-1984 season. Respected by his teammates, Will was voted captain of the football and basketball teams. In 1984, he received the Woodward Academy President’s Award. Will went to the University of Georgia on a full football scholarship. He met his wife, Karen, at UGA, and asked her on their first date while she was Miss Georgia Football. They have been married for more than 25 years and have three sons: William, who attends The College of William & Mary on a foot- ball scholarship playing on the offensive line, and twins, Matthew and Jeff, seniors at Richmond Academy in Augusta. Will is the executive director at the Augusta National Golf Club.
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