Lincoln Way North HS (IL), RHP, 2015
Extra-large build, 6-foot-8, 225-pound, right handed pitcher. Delivery works well, stays online and repeats well for size, delivery shows athleticism and body control. Arm action is quick and loose, high ¾ slot, arm action has whip. Fastball is mostly straight with occasional run to his arm side, has control of the zone, heavy feel, good finish through the zone, 87-88 mph touched 89 mph. Curveball has 12/6 action, advanced bite, near fastball arm action, showed the ability to throw it consistently for strikes, 70-73 mph. Straight changeup had tendency to leave up, showed fell for it, 76-80 mph, near fastball arm speed. Jenkins has grown leaps and bounds this winter improving his velocity by more than six mph since the summer. Jenkins frame and live arm makes him one of the best available right handers in the state.