Phone: (360) 475-7828
Heather Jenkins entered her first season as the Assistant Softball Coach at Olympic College in the fall of 2013. Jenkins comes to OC from Virginia where she graduated from Orange County High School in 2009; earning a career as second team All-State selection, Three-time All-District selection and, two-time All-Area as a short-stop and pitcher.
Jenkins is a 2013 Bridgewater College graduate located Bridgewater, Virginia.
In Jenkins’ freshman season (2010) she played a split role at shortstop and in the pitcher’s circle. She was a Second team All-ODAC selection in the circle in 2011, posting a 1.98 ERA in 120.1 innings of work, and also tied for first of single season rankings with highest fielding percentage. In 2011 she saw time in Right field when she was not pitching.
In 2012, Jenkins was a Third team All-Atlantic region selection, third team All-ODAC choice, conference leading 7 shutouts in regular season, and earned key victories over two top 10 nationally ranked teams. Jenkins posted a 1.36 ERA and tallied 17 wins during the season. Led the single season rankings in complete games (21) and innings pitched (154).
In her senior year, Jenkins was First team All-ODAC selection, wrapped up the year with a 1.29 ERA, 19 complete games and four shutouts.
Throughout Jenkins’ collegiate career she has seen time as a pitcher, short-stop, and right fielder giving her a well round knowledge of all positions. Ending her career as All-time leader in Shutouts (20), Complete games (60), and innings pitched (477.1), Second All-time Career Wins at 51 (2 shy of claiming all-time leader), and third in lowest opponent batting average of .218.
She was also a right handed batter seeing time in the everyday hitting lineup. Jenkins obtained her Bachelors of Science Degree majoring in Health and Exercise Science. Coach Jenkins’ focus is primarily with the pitchers and outfielders, and will also assist with the hitters.