Get To Know Coach Tyler:
Tyler Jenkins is entering his first season as an assistant coach at Ottawa University for the 2017 season. This will be Jenkins first season as a collegiate coach.
Jenkins is currently is a head coach for Fortitude VBC. He has led the club to a record of 103-41 nationally in his five seasons at the helm. His teams have qualified for Nationals the last three season in a row. Jenkins is also a coach for the Fortitude Beach program under Tim McHale.
He also served as the junior varsity head coach at Boulder Creek High School the past 2 seasons and started the inaugural program. Back in 2014 Jenkins was the junior varsity head coach at Desert Edge High School in in Goodyear, and led the freshman team at Sandra Day O'Connor High School in 2013.
Coach Jenkins graduated from Arizona State University in May of 2016 with a bachelor of arts degree in special education. He currently resides in Phoenix with his beautiful wife Jackie.