THE COACHING STAFF ON JENKINS: Has a new bar routine that includes a full twisting giant to a reverse hecht that should allow her to challenge for a spot in the bar lineup.
2000: Did not compete for Utah State during the season... Performed in exhibition on the bars several times recording a high score of 9.725.
1999: Performed on the bars in exhibition for Utah State.
1998: Did not compete in any meets for the Aggies.
PRIOR TO USU: Level 9 gymnast for Paula Crawford, AnnaLee Olsen and Susan Morris at United Sports Academy… Won the state Level 9 all-around, bars, beam and floor titles as a senior… Finished second on bars at regionals… Member of the National Honor Society.
PERSONAL: Full name: Amanda Olsen… Born March 27, 1979… Daughter of Jerry and AnnaLee Olsen… Married to Paul Jenkins... Majoring in nutrition.