#72 Jenna Bloom

RHP | Freshman | 5-10 | R/R | Huntington Beach, Calif. | Edison HS

Before Arkansas
A standout performer for Edison High School and the Athletics Mercado travel ball team, Bloom is ranked No. 43 in the final FloSoftball Hot 100. During last season’s state tournament run, Bloom struck out 24 batters in 12.1 innings of play while allowing just one earned run while leading Edison HS to its first playoff win in two years. Against the nationally-ranked Mission Viejo High School in Edison’s season opener last spring, Bloom dominated, striking out 15 batters while allowing just one hit in a 10-0 win. The five-inning game saw every out be recorded via a Bloom strikeout. She finished last season with a 6-4 record while splitting time at pitcher.

Jenna is the daughter of Daniel and Melonie Bloom and has one brother, Jacob. Her mother, Melonie, played volleyball for San Diego State from 1992-97.