Brenli Jenkins from Rock Springs Passes 1,500 Career Points
Rock Springs High School senior Brenli Jenkins continues to move up the scoring charts.
In a game near the end of the regular season against county rival Green River, Jenkins surpassed 1,500 points in her high school basketball career.
The senior is averaging 15.2 points per game and shooting 36 percent from the field. Jenkins adds 2.7 assists and 2.7 steals per game. She has scored 25 points in two different games this season and 20 or more points nine times.
Jenkins has helped Rock Springs to an overall record of 15-12 and a berth in this weekend's Class 4A state basketball tournament. The Tigers went 7-3 in the 4A West Conference and finished tied for second.
As a junior in the 2020-21 season, Jenkins led Class 4A at 21.2 points per game. She passed 1,000 career points last year before an injury limited her to 11 games. She missed the Tigers' last nine games.
Jenkins' career-high is 35 points against Cheyenne South on Jan. 3, 2019.
She is a four-year starter at Rock Springs High School and a three-time all-state selection by the Wyoming Coaches Association.
According to state records kept by wyoming-basketball.com, Jenkins is the 25th player in Wyoming High School girls' basketball history to reach 1,500 points in a career.
Congratulations to Brenli!