Ashley Jenkins
Ashley Jenkins

Player Profile

Laguna Niguel, CA

High School:
Mater Dei HS




UCLA vs. Stanford (Photos by Don Liebig)

UCLA vs. Stanford - Jan. 15, 2007. Photos by Don Liebig, UCLA Photography


UCLA vs. Washington (Photos by Don Liebig)

UCLA vs. Washington - Jan. 6, 2007 (Photos by Don Liebig, UCLA Photography)


2007 UCLA Gymnastics Poster Shoot

Photo shoot for the 2007 UCLA Gymnastics Poster

2008 - Missed the first five meets after suffering a broken toe just before the start of the season ... Made her season debut on Feb. 17 at Cal and competed on balance beam ... Did beam (9.65) and floor (9.35) at Arizona on Feb. 22 ... Also performed on floor on Feb. 24 against Utah and scored 9.4 ... Earned a career-high 9.9 on floor Mar. 15 at Georgia ... Scored 9.7 on floor after an out-of-bounds deduction at the NCAA Regionals ... Hit a 9.825 on floor in a pressure situation at the NCAA Championships.

2007 - Scored 9.8+ on balance beam five times after reworking her routine to keep weight off a hyper-extended elbow in February ... Since the injury, she scored a 9.825, three 9.8s, a 9.775 and a career-high 9.9 to place second against Georgia ... Returned to the floor exercise mat on Feb. 25 with another reworked routine and scored 9.55 and improved to a 9.775 on Mar. 4 and 9.825 on Mar. 9 ... Subbed in on floor at the NCAA Regionals and scored 9.8 ... Averaged 9.711 on floor, with a high of 9.875 set Jan. 15 ... Elbow injury kept her out of the uneven bars lineup from late January until the NCAA Super Six, when she came in with a sprained ankle and scored a 9.8 ... Averaged 9.757 on bars, with a high of 9.825 set Jan. 19 ... Had two Top 3 showings on both bars and beam.

Club - U.S. National Team member in 2003 after a 10th-place all-around finish (junior division) at the USA Championships ... Also placed fourth on floor exercise at the 2003 Championships ... Placed seventh in the all-around at the 2003 U.S. Classic ... Competed at the 2005 USA Championships and U.S. Classic ... Teamed with future UCLA teammate Kristina Comforte at the 2003 Trophee Massilia in Marseille, France and earned a Top 20 all-around finish ... Trained at SCATS under coach Don Peters.

Personal - Hobbies are surfing, scuba diving and baking ... Favorite apparatus is floor exercise ... Full name is Ashley Nicole Jenkins ... Parents: Christopher and Nedra Jenkins ... Has a younger brother, Justin ... Born August 16, 1988 in Laguna Hills, CA ... Plans to major in Communication Studies.