Skowhegan Women’s Basketball Star Guard Out With Broken Foot 

Tim Throckmorton

There is good news and bad news for Whitney Jones of Skowhegan. She’s just signed a letter of intent to play softball at Seton Hall. The bad news is that the third team All-State basketball player just broke a bone in her foot and will be out about a month. Tim Throckmorton with more.***Day two of tryouts today at the Skowhegan gym. Whitney Jones – Skowhegan Basketball”I’m pretty disappointed almost frustrated with myself because it was two days before the season started.”It happened during an All-Star game on Saturday. Jones helped the Indians win the Eastern Maine title last winter. One of the hardest working guards in the state.Heath Cowan – Skowhegan Head Coach”Whitney is a minutes hog. Not having her for the first few weeks will give some other kids a chance to play.”And with division one college softball next year, this is the final basketball season for Jones.”What opens the best opportunities for me and as much as I would love to play college basketball too… I think softball is a good fit and I really enjoy it.”