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Jenkins Has Good Showing at NHSI

The George Jenkins baseball team has long been known for it’s success and talent across the state of Florida.  Last week, they got to put their talent on display on a national level.  The Eagles were selected and participated in the prestigious National High School Invitational at the USA Baseball Complex in Cary, NC over

Jenkins’ Brandon Howlett and Brady Allen are Two of the Nation’s Top Draft Prospects

By Bill Kemp Posted Feb 21, 2018 at 1:35 PM Updated Feb 21, 2018 at 1:36 PM    LAKELAND – Ask George Jenkins baseball coach Chad Crosby who is better player, Brandon Howlett or Brady Allen, and expect a long pause. But the same thing happens when the ball jumps off their bats. The two Jenkins seniors signed major Division I college baseball offers this year

Four Baseball Players Sign Scholarships

By Bill Kemp Posted Nov 10, 2017 at 3:39 PM Updated Nov 10, 2017 at 4:06 PM    George Jenkins baseball players sign Division I scholarships LAKELAND — The George Jenkins baseball program is becoming a feeder program to major Division I programs. The Eagles had four players sign national letters of intent on Thursday. Jenkins senior right-fielder Brady Allen signed with SEC power and South

Buddy Thomas Golf Tournament

George Jenkins High School will be holding a golf tournament on Saturday, July 15 at 1PM to celebrate Principal Buddy Thomas. The tournament will take place at Cleveland Heights Golf Club. This tournament is being held to celebrate Mr. Thomas’s beginning of his last year as Principal at George Jenkins High School. Mr. Thomas wanted

Jenkins Defeats Lakeland; Advances to Regional Final

By Bill Kemp LAKELAND — George Jenkins is just a win away from the state finals. The Eagles’ bats erupted early and often to turn back Lakeland 8-6 in a Class 8A regional semifinal on Tuesday at Jenkins. With the win, the Eagles will travel to play Oviedo Hagerty on Tuesday in the regional final

Jenkins Defeats Royal Palm Beach; Advances to Regional Semi-finals

By Bill Kemp LAKELAND — One thing is for sure, a team from Polk County will be playing in the Class 8A regional finals. George Jenkins advanced to the 8A semifinals after knocking off Royal Palm Beach 7-5 on Tuesday at John Rodda Field. With the win, the Eagles will host Lakeland on Tuesday in

Baseball Team to Play Televised Game

The George Jenkins baseball team’s game vs Winter Haven High School will be televised live on Spectrum Sports Channel 47.  The game will be played on Friday, April 28 at 7pm at Winter Haven High School.  This will be the baseball team’s first televised game since 2013.  Jenkins is currently 16-6 on the season and

Howlett Listed as 13th Top Junior Baseball Player in the Country

George Jenkins infielder Brandon Howlett was listed as 13th on the CBS/Max Preps top 50 high school baseball players for the 2017 class on Wednesday. Howlett is hitting .315 this season and demonstrating plenty of power with six home runs. He was also invited to the Team USA 18U tryouts this summer. “He is just

Jenkins’ Howlett, Allen named First Team All Americans

A few members of the George Jenkins baseball program received a very high honor this past week. Juniors Brandon Howlett and Brady Allen were named First Team Underclass All Americans by the recruiting site Perfect Game.  Both Howlett and Allen are highly regarded prospects and both have already committed to play Division 1 college baseball.

Spring Sports Tryouts Coming Up

Tryouts for Spring sports at George Jenkins will be taking place all through the month of January.  Requirements to make each respective team are: Each athlete must have all athletic paperwork filled out and turned in PRIOR to trying out. Each athlete must be present all 5 days of tryouts in order to make their respective