David Jenkerson, Jr.
Dave Jenkerson enters his third year on the Strength and Conditioning Staff at Georgia Southern. He will work directly with the Eagle Football program.
Jenkerson came to Georgia Southern from Valdosta State where he spent two years as a graduate assistant coach in the Strength and Conditioning program. He supervised baseball and softball while assisting with football.
In the summer of 2005 he worked as an intern with the Rutgers University Strength and Conditioning department, assisting with the Scarlet Knights Football program.
A native of Manchester, New Hampshire, Jenkerson graduated from Springfield College. He played for three years at strong safety and helped his team win two Freedom Football Conference titles and advance to the NCAA Division III playoffs.
He was a two-time all-state cornerback at Manchester Central HS, and played on a state championship team. Jenkerson graduated from Springfield College with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Exercise Science in 2005. He received his master’s degree from Valdosta State in Physical Education.
Currently Jenkerson is certified in strength and conditioning through the National Strength and Conditioning Association, and also holds certification status from the USA Weightlifting Association.
EXPERIENCE: 3rd YEAR ON GSU STAFF
- Category: Football
- Published on Monday, 20 July 2009 00:04