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Shaylyn Jenkins Athlete Profile

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Shaylyn Jenkins
Position: Catcher Height: 5-9 Roster Years: 2007-2009 Hometown: Ogden, UT


  • Parents are Jim and Shelie Jenkins
  • Attended Bonneville High School
  • Has two brothers and one sister.

Before BYU

  • 4A State Champion sophomore year at Bonneville HS
  • Region Champion sophomore and junior years
  • Named defensive MVP sophomore year
  • Named offensive MVP junior year
  • Named softball MVP senior year
  • Three-time first-team all-area, all-region and all-state
  • Received Marine Corps Most Distinguished Athlete Award

2007 | Freshman Year

  • Recorded five hits and four RBI in only 18 at bats
  • Hit her only home run of the season against Southern Utah on Feb. 9

2008 | Sophomore Year

  • Batted .279 during her second season as a Cougar
  • Recorded 12 hits with 9 RBI
  • Went 3-for-3 with 2 RBI against Southern Utah on April 8
  • Blasted a home run on March 18 against Utah State, and on March 25 against Southern Utah