Coach Jones is entering his 5th year leading the ACE Gryphons soccer program. The 2020 group claimed the Viking Cup Championship for the second consecutive year and finished with 7 wins and 1 loss before COVID-19 cut the season short. The 2019 squad reached the final four in its first Varsity season. His 2018 JV team claimed the region championship after finishing the season unblemished with 13 wins and 0 losses. His previous head coaching stops include 3 years with the Boys Varsity at Central High School and 6 years with the Girls Varsity at Mary Persons High School. He has been teaching Algebra II and AP Statistics for the past 15 years. Coach Jones earned a BBA from the University of Georgia in 2003 and a Specialist Degree in Education from Georgia College and State University in 2011. He currently holds a "D" license from USSF. His coaching influences include Grant Serafy, John Datillo, Tom Simonton, and Johnny Jones.
His family includes his wife Cortney and his four children; Lucy (13), Scout (11), Eli (10), and Pete (7).