UW Health Sports Medicine 




Marcus Jenkins
Marcus Jenkins

Hometown:
Milwaukee, Wis.

High School:
Bradley Tech

Height:
5-10

Event:
Jumps

Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Freshman/Freshman

At Wisconsin
2010 Indoor:
Competed unattached and won the long jump at the Badger Track Classic (1/23) with a leap of 23-10 3/4

2009 Indoor: Redshirt season

2009 Outdoor: Redshirt season ... competing unattached, won the long jump at the Wisconsin Open (5/2) at 24-1 1/2 (7.35m) ... also claimed a win in long jump at the Wisconsin Twilight (5/9) by jumping 24-4 1/2 (7.43m)

High School
Broke 43-year-old Wisconsin state high school record with jump of 25 feet, 2 1/4 in the long jump as a senior in 2008 ... won national long jump title and All-America honors with leap of 24-5 at 2007 AAU Junior Olympics ... won Wisconsin Division 1 state title in the long jump as a junior and senior ... also ran to Division 1 state championship in the 4x200-meter relay as a junior in 2007 ... state runner-up in the 100 meters and 200 meters as a senior ... also finished third in 4x100 relay at state meet as a junior ... two-time all-state selection (2007, 2008) ... two-time all-conference pick ... also played basketball ... honor roll student ... coach: Ken Williams

Personal
Mother is Carolyn Taylor ... has two brothers, Montel and Mike, and a sister, Mikiya ... brother, Mike, played basketball at Iowa State in 2006-07 after two seasons at Chipola Junior College ... major is undeclared

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
Long Jump

23-10 3/4 (7.28m)

1-23-10 100 Meters 10.83

High School

200 Meters 21.80 High School


High Jump 6-8 (2.03m) High School
Long Jump 25-2 1/4 (7.67m) High School

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