Senior Sophi Jones signs with Converse for gymnastics

Senior Sophi Jones signed a national letter of intent Tuesday to be a part of the very first acrobatic gymnastics program at Converse College.

Sophi's athletic career to date includes placing in the top three in the state and qualifying to compete at the national championships in Milwaukee, Wis. Sophi and her partner are the only competitive acrobatic gymnastics pair in the state.

"Through drive and hard work, Sophi has accomplished great things already," said Athletic Director Rita Harrell. "We look forward to following all that is sure to come for her at Converse."

Sophi was joined at the signing by her parents, Charles and Christina Jones, her grandmother and her siblings.

Senior Sophi Jones signs with Converse for gymnastics