Made 23 starts in the KU outfield but only had two at-bats during the season... Connected for a hit in her first career at-bat at Drake (5/5)... Made a career-high three putouts four times: vs. UMKC (3/30), vs. Texas (4/2), at Creighton (4/15) and vs. Iowa State (5/8).
Mount Olive High School
Named all-area player of the year, team captain, team MVP, and helped Mount Olive High School to a conference championship in 2009... Member of MOHS state championship team in 2008... Three-time first team all-conference, all-area and all-county... Had a .415 batting average her senior year... Also lettered in swimming, tennis and soccer... Selected to the National Honor Society, National Art Honor Society, World Language Honor Society and also won her school's Outstanding Athlete Award.
Played for the Morris County Belles under coach Don Kiemel.
Born Julie Noelle Jenkins in Austin, Texas... Daughter of David and Linda Jenkins... Has three siblings, Missiaen, Casey and Hannah... Aunt, Marilyn Jenkins, attended KU and played on the women's basketball team... Hannah is a member of the rowing team at the University of Virginia... Seven relatives also attended KU... A pre-med major.