Newton, Jones invited to NBA Top 100 Camp

Archbishop Carroll's Derrick Jones and Neumann-Goretti's Ja'Quan Newton received invitations on Tuesday morning to this week's NBA Player's Association Top 100 Camp at the University of Virginia.

Newton, a 6-foot-2 guard, is considered the city's top senior. He led the Saints to last season's Catholic League title while averaging 18 points per game. He has offers from almost every major college program and is expected to list his final options sometime this summer. Georgetown, Villanova and Miami appear to be the leaders.

Jones, a 6-foot-6 sophomore forward, is quickly emerging himself as the area's next big recruit. His recruitment blew up last season and he led the Patriots with 14 points and 10 rebounds per game.