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Derek Jenkins
Derek  Jenkins

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Annandale, N.J.

High School:
North Hunterdon

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 155

Position:
OF

Bats/Throws:
R/R


06/15/2016

Jenkins, McCarthy Earn ABCA All-East Region Honors

Jenkins earns the ABCA distinction for a second time, while McCarthy nets his first.

06/11/2016

Derek Jenkins Selected by the L.A. Angels of Anaheim in the MLB Draft

The recent Seton Hall graduate becomes the first Pirate draftee since 2014.

05/27/2016

Pirates Complete Season with 4-1 Loss to St. John's

Seton Hall finshes the 2016 campaign with an impressive final overall record of 38-20.

05/25/2016

Jenkins, McCarthy Named to All-BIG EAST First Team; Weigel, Dana Second Team

The Pirates land four players on All-BIG EAST Teams, who led The Hall to a 38-win season.

05/25/2016

Pirates Ready for 2016 BIG EAST Championship in Aberdeen, Md.

No. 3 Seton Hall will face No. 2 Creighton in the event's first round on Thursday at 7:00 p.m.

** 2016 ALL-BIG EAST FIRST TEAM **
** 2016 ABCA ALL-REGION SECOND TEAM **
** 2014 ALL-BIG EAST FIRST TEAM **
** 2014 ABCA ALL-REGION SECOND TEAM **
** 2014 ALL-NJCBA FIRST TEAM **

2016:  Named to the All-BIG EAST First Team... Named to the ABCA All-Region Second Team... Named Seton Hall's Senior Male Athlete of the Year... NCAA Stolen Base National Champion... Led the BIG EAST in stolen bases for a third straight year... Academic Merit Award recipient... Drafted in the 26th round of the MLB First-Year Player Draft by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim... Appeared in 55 games, all starts... Batted .299... Tied for seventh in the BIG EAST with 35 runs batted in... Tied for third in the BIG EAST with 70 hits... Finished fifth in the BIG EAST with 42 runs scored... Went 2-for-5 with an RBI, a run scored and a stolen base at Butler on May 19... Went 4-for-6 with a double, an RBI and two runs scored vs. St. John’s on May 15... Went 4-for-6 with two RBIs, two runs scored and three stolen bases vs. Rider on May 11... Went 3-for-5 with a double, two runs scored, two RBIs and a stolen base vs. Xavier in game one of a double-header on May 7... Went 3-for-5 with a run scored at Georgetown on April 29... Went 3-for-5 with two RBIs, three runs scored and three stolen bases vs. Villanova on April 23... Walked twice and stole two bases vs. Villanova on April 22... Went 3-for-5 with two runs scored, an RBI and five stolen bases vs. Monmouth on April 19... Drove in two runs vs. LIU on April 15... Had two hits vs. Rutgers on April 12... Hit an inside-the-park home, three-run home run vs. Wagner on April 6... Picked up three hits and two stolen bases vs. Quinnipiac in game two of a double-header on April 2... Stole two bases at Princeton on March 30... Went 2-for-4 with a walk, two RBIs and two stolen bases vs. Iona on March 29... Named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on March 28... Went 2-for-4 with a walk, a run scored, a stolen base and three RBIs vs. Army in game one of a double-header on March 26... Went 3-for-6 with two RBIs and three stolen bases at Army on March 25... Had a monster game, going 3-for-4 with a walk, an RBI, two runs scored and a Seton Hall record six stolen bases vs. Saint Peter’s on March 23... Went 2-for-4 vs. Manhattan in game two on March 19... Went 1-for-3 with an RBI, a sacrifice bunt and a sacrifice fly vs. Manhattan in game one on March 19... Reached base three times, going 2-for-4 with a walk and three stolen bases vs. Savannah State on March 1... Went 2-for-5 with a stolen base at FIU on Feb. 27... Went 3-for-5 with three runs scored and a stolen base vs. Missouri on Feb. 20... BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

2015:
Appeared in 48 games, all starts in center field... Batted .274... Led the BIG EAST and tied for 29th in the nation with 26 stolen bases... Tied for the BIG EAST lead in sacrifice hits... Went 2-for-4 with two RBIs, a run scored and a stolen base vs. Creighton on May 21 in the BIG EAST Championship... Led the team, going 3-for-4 with two RBIs, two stolen bases and a run scored at Villanova on May 9... Drove in two runs at Villanova on May 8... Went 2-for-2 with three sacrifice bunts on May 2 vs. Creighton... Went 2-for-6 with an RBI and two runs scored vs. Rutgers on April 26... Went 3-for-5 vs. Rutgers on April 25... Reached base three times with two walks and two stolen bases vs. Butler on April 17... Went 2-for-4 vs. Monmouth... Reached base three times and scored three runs vs. St. John's on April 12... Reached base three times and stole two bases at Wagner... Named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll... Stole two bases vs. FDU on March 29... Went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and two RBIs vs. FDU on March 27... Went 3-for-5 with a stolen base vs. Lafayette... Drove in four RBIs in a 3-for-4 day vs. Lehigh... Went 5-for-6 with three RBIs and two runs scored vs. Saint Joseph's - Seton Hall's first five-hit game since Mark Pappas on May 15, 2008... Went 2-for-4 at North Carolina on Feb. 13... Named to the Preseason All-BIG EAST Team... BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

2014: Named to All-BIG EAST First Team... Named to the ABCA All-East Region Second Team... Named to the All-NJCBA First Team... Named to College Sports Madness All-BIG EAST First Team... Led the BIG EAST Conference in stolen bases... Finished the regular season ranked second in the nation in stolen bases... Appeared in 51 games, making 46 starts in the outfield... Batted .324, third-best on the team... Scored three runs and stole three bases vs. Xavier on May 10... Went 3-for-5 with three RBIs and two runs scored vs. Xavier on May 9... Went 2-for-5 with a steal and an RBI at Creighton on May 4... Went 2-for-4 at Creighton on May 3... Went 4-for-5 with a run scored, an RBI and a stolen base at Saint Peter's on April 29... Reached base three times, going 1-for-3 with two walks, two RBIs and three stolen bases at Lehigh... Went 2-for-5 with two RBIs vs. Monmouth... Monster day going 3-for-5 with a career-high four RBIs and two steals at Georgetown on April 19... Was 1-for-3 with an RBI , two runs scored and two stolen bases vs. NYIT on April 12... Tallied three hits vs. NYIT in game one of the double-header on April 12... Went 2-for-3 with two runs scored and two stolen bases vs. NYIT on April 11... Went 2-for-4 with two RBIs and a stolen base vs. Wagner... Named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on April 7... Stole two bases at Butler on April 6... Went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and three stolen bases at Butler on April 5... Reached base five times, going 2-for-3 with three walks, three runs scored and three stolen bases at Princeton on April 2... Went 3-for-4 with two RBIs, a run scored and a stolen base at Iona on March 28... Was 2-for-3 with three runs scored and two stolen bases vs. Saint Peter's on March 27... Had an RBI single at James Madison on March 8... Stole two bases at Arizona on Feb. 28... Opened the 2014 season with a 2-for-4 performance with an RBI and a stolen base at Oklahoma on Feb. 14... BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

2013: Played in 29 games and made four starts... Used primarily as a backup outfielder and pinch runner... Batted .219 in 32 at bats... Stole six bases in seven attempts... Stole a base vs. Manhattan on April 5... Went 2-for-5 with two runs scored the next day vs. Manhattan... Went 1-for-4 with his first collegiate RBI and two stolen bases vs. UMass on March 17... Stole a base and scored a run vs. UConn in the first game of a double-header on March 28... Reached base twice with a single and walk at #24 Houston on April 14... Stole a base and scored a run at Monmouth on April 23... Went 1-for-2 with a triple and three RBIs vs. Lehigh on April 24... Drove in a run at Villanova on April 27... Singled and stole a base vs. USF in the second game of a double-header on May 10.

High School/Personal: Earned a total of nine varsity letters at North Hunterdon High School in Annandale, N.J., competing in baseball, basketball and football for three years respectively...Served as team captain in all three sports as a senior...Amassed three All-Conference, two All-County and two All-West Jersey selections during his time on the diamond...Posted a .434 average with 21 RBIs, 23 runs scored and 15 steals as a junior...Also earned All-Conference and All-County honors in football...Born Feb. 11, 1994.

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