Kris Jenkins
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Kris Jenkins

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
North Aurora, Ill.

High School:
West Aurora

Last College:
Triton CC

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 205

Position:
OF

Experience:
1L

Bats/Throws:
L/L

2005: Started 45 of 47 games played ... one of four Redbirds who batted .300 or better on the season ... led the team with 34 RBI ... had a team high five RBI twice on the season, against Fairleigh-Dickinson (3/13) and against SIU (5/20) ... had 15 multi-hit games ... added seven multi-RBI games ... ranked second on the team with a nine-game hit streak.

Triton Community College: First-team all-conference while leading his team to a 42-14 record.

West Aurora: West Aurora High Athlete of the Year as a senior ... a three-time varsity letterwinner in both baseball and basketball and a two-time letterwinner in football ... led his baseball team to a sectional championship game appearance his senior season ... his West Aurora basketball team won the IHSA Class AA state title in 2000.

Personal: Major: sociology ... Parents: Kevin Jenkins and Gina Ginn ... Birthplace: Aurora, Ill. ... Birthdate: July 12, 1984.