16 Mariel Jenkins
16 - Mariel Jenkins
Height: 5-5
Year: Senior
Hometown: Belle Mead, N.J.
High School: Princeton Day School
Position: Midfield
Major: Psychology
House Affiliation: Adams

Career Highs
Goals: 2 (Bryant 3/28/10)
Assists: 1 (Bryant 3/28/10)
Points: 3 (Bryant 3/28/10)
Ground Balls: 4 (Marquette, 3/19/13)
Draw Controls: 2 (several times)
Caused turnovers: 2 (several times)

Senior · 2013
Named to All-Ivy League second team ... Played in 13 games ... Grabbed 15 ground balls and led Harvard with 10 caused turnovers ... Caused a turnover at Stanford (Feb. 24) ... Grabbed a ground ball at Cornell (March 2) ... Had one draw control against Penn (March 9) ... Collected two ground balls and caused two turnovers at Northwestern (March 16) ... Had a career-high four ground balls, caused two turnovers and added a draw control at Marquette (March 19) ... Scored a goal, collected two ground balls and caused a turnover against Yale (March 23) ... Scooped up two ground balls, caused a turnover and had a draw control at Boston University (March 29) ... Snared a ground ball at Vanderbilt (April 1) ... Caused a turnover at Princeton (April 13) ... Had a ground ball and draw control at Boston College (April 17) ... Caused a turnover, had a draw control and snared a ground ball at Dartmouth (April 26) .... Netted a goal and grabbed a ground ball against Columbia (April 28).

Junior · 2012
All-Ivy League Honorable Mention selection ... Named to the IWLCA Academic Honor Roll ... Collected a career-high three ground balls in win against Boston University ... Recorded one ground ball versus Cornell ... Had two ground balls and won two draw controls in double-overtime victory against James Madison ... Grabbed one ground ball versus Johns Hopkins ... Tallied three ground balls, one draw control and one caused turnover in the win against Yale ... Recorded one ground ball in win versus Stanford ... Grabbed two ground balls against Syracuse ... Won two draws versus Virginia ... Won one draw in win against Brown ... Grabbed two ground balls and two draw controls in win verus Holy Cross ... Scored a goal in win over Princeton ... Picked up two ground balls in a win against Columbia ... Won two draw controls in victory over Dartmouth.

Sophomore · 2011
Did not compete due to preseason injury.

Freshman · 2010
Started 10 of 15 games for the Crimson at midfield … Scored three goals and posted one assist … Had three points in win over Bryant with two goals and a helper ... Caused eight turnovers, picked up eight ground balls and won seven draws.

Before Harvard
Lettered all four years in lacrosse and field hockey … Captained lacrosse and field hockey teams as a senior … U.S. Lacrosse Academic All-American as a senior … New Jersey State first-team All-State… First-team All-Princeton Packet, Star Ledger, Trenton Times and Trentonian … TriState Lacrosse Club Member … Scored 118 career goals … Named to the National Field Hockey Coaches Association’s National Academic Squad as a senior … Member of the Cum Laude Society … Volunteer for Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic.

Enjoys playing guitar and piano … Sister, Sydney, is a member of the Harvard field hockey team ... Mother, Lisa Gillespie Jenkins, graduated from Harvard Law School … Father played football for Duke.