|Hometown:||Citrus Heights, Calif.|
|High School:||Mesa Verde HS|
|Previous College:||Sacramento City College|
NORTHRIDGE - 2011
Alisa Jenkins finished fifth in the heptathlon at the Big West Championships ... scored a season-best 4,931 points in helping the CSUN women to the team championship ... had season-bests of 5-0.50 (1.54) in the high jump and 17-8.25 (5.39) in the long jump during the heptathlon ... also finished seventh in the 100 meter hurdles (14.23) ... clocked a season-best of 14.21 in the 100 hurdles to place third at the Tiny Lister Classic ... also placed fifth in the javelin (123-2) at the conference championships ... finished ninth in the pentathlon at the MPSF Indoor Championships after scoring an indoor-best 3,364 points ... her total is the fifth-best in CSUN indoor history.
SACRAMENTO CITY COLLEGE
Jenkins competed as a heptathlete for two seasons at Sacramento City College in Sacramento, Calif. ... was the Big 8 and NorCal champion in the heptathlon and was part of the state champion 4x100 relay squad in 2009 ... earned All-America honors in the 100 hurdles and 4x100 relay in 2010 ... earned her associate of arts degree in 2010.
MESA VERDE HIGH SCHOOL
Was a three sport standout in track & field, volleyball and basketball at Mesa Verde High School in Citrus Heights, Calif. ... earned track MVP honors in 2005 and 2008 and basketball MVP accolades in 2006 and 2008 ... earned all-league honors for the Mavericks track team all four seasons (2005-08) ... her track & field team won league championships in 2005, 2007 and 2008 ... graduated in 2008.
Born December 28, 1989 in Sacramento, Calif. ... parents are Agua and Vincent Jenkins ... has three brothers, Adrian, Andre and Andrew and one sister-in-law, Randie ... her mother attended Sacramento State and her brother Andre attends Sacramento City College ... favorites include the Arizona Cardinals and wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald, the TV show "The Game" and the movie "Love & Basketball" ... chose Cal State Northridge "because it has a great track & field program that is big on education as well" ... says the one possession she could not live without is "my cell phone, it's like my life line" ... major is Psychology.