UCLA Women's Soccer BIO
Darian Jenkins
Player Profile:
Darian Jenkins 1587338
Position: Forward
Height: 5'10"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Riverton, Utah
High School: Riverton
U.S. National Team
Selected to the U-20 National Team’s final camp prior to the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup … Starter for the U.S. U-18 National Team at the 2014 10 Nations Tournament … Member of the U.S. U-17 National Team that won the 2012 CONCACAF U-17 Championship to qualify for the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup … Played in two games at the CONCACAF Championship and scored a goal against Panama … Scored twice against the China U-17 team during a match in August 2012 … Attended the U.S. Soccer U-14 I.D. Camp in 2009.

Starter in 12 of 21 games played … Scored six goals with four assists … Tied for fifth on the team in scoring with 16 points and third in game-winning goals with three … Scored a pair of game-winning goals in the Outrigger Resorts Soccer Classic, as well as the game-winner against Cal … Honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic … Selected to the MAC Hermann Trophy Watch List.

Third-team NSCAA All-American … First-team NSCAA All-Pacific Region … Pac-12 Freshman of the Year and first-team All-Pac-12 and All-Freshman … Soccer America first-team All-Freshman … Led UCLA in scoring with 11 goals, five game-winning goals and 27 points … Tied for fifth on the team with five assists … One of just two Bruin players to start all 26 games … Six of her 11 goals opened up scoring for the Bruins … Began her collegiate career scoring a goal in her first four games … Offensive MVP at Notre Dame adidas Invitational … Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week for Aug. 26-Sept. 1 … Named to Top Drawer Soccer’s Team of the Week Sept. 24 after scoring game-winners at Pepperdine and LMU.

High School/Club
All-Region and All-State honoree at Riverton HS … Top goal-scorer in 5A in the state of Utah … Also earned three letters in track & field, running sprints … Played club soccer with Sparta 95 Premiere and has been team captain since 2007 … Led club team to the 2012 State Cup … Recorded an assist for SoCal FC in the 2015 WPSL Championship match.

Full name is Darian Michelle Jenkins … Born on Jan. 5, 1995 in Murray, Utah … Daughter of Monica Genore … Has three younger brothers, Jaxen, Ansen and Zach, and a younger sister, Grace … Admires U.S. National Team player Alex Morgan … American Literature & Culture major.

Career Statistics

Year GP-GS Shots Goals Assists Points
2013 26-26 39 11 5 27
2014 21-12 25 6 4 16
Totals 47-38 64 17 9 43
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