Jenny Anderton Athlete Profile

#24 Jenny Anderton

Jenny Anderton
Position: Forward Height: 6-1 Roster Years: 1995-1999 Hometown: Pickerington, OH Last School: Pickerington High School

Personal

Parents: Neil and Carolyn
Brothers and sisters: Four brothers and one sister
Hobbies: Drawing, playing the piano, white water rafting, canoeing, and hiking
Most Influential Person: Her brother
Sports Hero: Grant Hill
Biggest Sports Thrill: Beating a team to become ranked number one nationally during her basketball season in high school
Favorite Actor: Sean Connery
Favorite Movie: Happy Gilmore
Favorite Music: All kinds
Favorite Book: Book of Mormon
Favorite Food: Sweet and sour chicken

Before BYU

1993-94 most improved player at Pickerington High School...1995 First Team All-OCC, First Team All-District and Super 12...helped her team to the 1992 and 1993 Division I State Championship and the 1994 State Runner-up spot...team was ranked No. 1 by USA Today during the 1994 season and ended the season ranked ninth...1995 team was ranked first by USA Today and Street and Smith...1994 Division I All-State Tournament Team and 1995 Honorable Mention All-State...a four-year letter winner in track and three-year league champion in high jump...averaged 12 points and seven rebounds per game as a senior and had a high-point total of 23 in one game...on the Distinguished Honor Roll and earned Honors Diploma and Award of Merit.

Summary

Coach's Comments: "Jenny wants to finish with her best year at BYU. She always works hard for the team. We look for her shooting, leadership and experience to be keys to our team's success."



1995-1996 | Freshman Year

  • Played in 18 games, averaged 1.8 ppg and 1.2 rpg

1996-1997 | Sophomore Year

  • Played in 16 games averaging 7.2 minutes
  • Averaged 2.3 ppg and 1.3 rpg

1997-1998 | Junior Year

  • Played in 23 games
  • Averaged 2.1 ppg and 1.6 rpg