Caleb Jonkman Scores 1000th Career Point

Men’s basketball player Caleb Jonkman (Gary, Indiana) has joined an elite group of athletes as a member of Trinity’s 1000 Point Club. On December 13, the 6’4” senior guard entered a game at Indiana University-Northwest 20 points shy of the career milestone.  Behind a 6-for-10 performance from the three-point line, Jonkman tallied a total of 24 points in the game to exceed the 1,000th point mark.  The milestone point came on a trey at the midway point of the second half.  

In his first three seasons, Jonkman accumulated a total of 712 points. He scored 62 in his rookie year, added 279 more as a sophomore, and topped that with 371 last year. For this season he currently has a total of 292 points and leads the team and ranks fourth in the conference with 19.5 points per game. He has scored over half (147 points) of his season point total from the three-point line where he posts a .377 percentage. With an average of 3.3 three-pointers made per game, he ranks ninth in the nation.  

For the year Jonkman also leads the Trolls with a .854 free throw percentage and records a .430 field goal percentage. In addition he averages 5.1 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game.

Jonkman is the 32nd men’s basketball player in Trinity’s history to reach the 1,000 point milestone.