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Sequoia Holmes
Sequoia Holmes

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Las Vegas, Nev.

High School:
Mojave

Height:
6-1

Position:
Guard/Forward

Birthdate:
06/13/1986

Experience:
3L


UNLV Profile A lifelong Las Vegan who is one of the top players in the Mountain West ... her quickness and agility make her one of the top slashers in the league as well ... her speed and leaping ability make her a very dangerous player on defense, as she's always a threat to come up with a steal, a block or a rebound ... versatile player that has the ability to face the basket as well as post up.

(2006-07 - Junior): Named MWC Defensive Player of the Year after finishing second in the league in steals (2.62 spg), 13th in rebounds (6.3 rpg), along with 17 blocks as well ... was the team's leader on the court and the high scorer in 14 of 29 games ... also finished the season with five double-doubles and scored in double figures 21 times ... finished sixth in the MWC and led the squad with 14.2 ppg ... had eight 20-point games for the year, including three straight to end the regular season ... 20-point performance with 20 points and 13 rebounds for her fifth double-double at Colorado State (3/3) ... scorched New Mexico for 22 points and added five steals in a 70-59 victory (3/1), which combined with her game at CSU earned her MWC Player of the Week honors (3/3) ... poured in game-high 21 points and hit career-best three treys against Air Force (2/25) ... posted fourth double-double of the year with 11 points, 10 rebounds in win over BYU (2/21) ... scored a game-high 27 points in UNLV's loss at Wyoming (2/10) ... led UNLV with 18 points and added 11 rebounds against TCU (2/3) ... team-high 18 points at New Mexico (1/27) ... scored 15 points against San Diego State (1/6) ... 16 points, eight rebounds against 19th-ranked DePaul (12/28) ... named to the Duel In The Desert All-Tournament Team after scoring 26 points against Boise State (12/20) ... just missed her first career triple-double with 16 points, nine rebounds and a career-high 10 assists at Long Beach State (12/9) ... posted her first double-double of the season with 22 points and a career-high 14 rebounds against Cal State Bakersfield (11/20) ... scorched Michigan (11/18) for a career-high 32 points, including 19 in the first half, which tied her previous career-high ... finished 13-of-23 from the floor and added five steals.

(2005-06 - Sophomore): Was a strong all-around player for UNLV in her second season ... finished averaging 8.9 ppg (26th in MWC), 4.3 rpg, 2.7 apg (14th), 0.53 bpg and 2.17 spg, which ranked her third in the league ... notched 10 points against New Mexico (3/8) in the MWC quarterfinals, including four off two crucial steals that she converted into solo layups in the final minutes ... scored 14 points and came up with three steals at TCU (3/4) before fouling out ... recorded 12 points, four assists and five steals against New Mexico (3/2) ... notched 10 points, five rebounds and four assists against Air Force (2/25) ... posted 11 points against Colorado State (2/18) ... 12 points against BYU (2/11) ... 10 points, seven rebounds and five assists at Air Force (1/25), converted key three-point play in final minute for a six-point lead ... finished with 15 points and seven assists at Colorado State (1/18) ... recorded third-straight double-figure game with 11, along with six rebounds and four assists against Wyoming (1/5) ... 14 points, five rebounds, five assists against Lamar (12/31) ... exploded for a career-high 19 points on 7-of-9 shooting at California (12/4) ... set a then career-high with 18 points in the season opener against Alabama State (11/18), and was 9-of-12 at the line.

(2004-05 - Freshman): One of the top freshmen in the conference ... earned Honorable Mention All-MWC after finishing 18th in scoring (9.1 ppg), 14th in rebounding (4.9 rpg), 15th in steals (1.29 spg) and tied for fourth in blocks (0.93) bpg) in conference play ... finished fourth on the team in overall games in scoring with 8.2 ppg and second in rebounding at 5.0 rpg ... scored 14 points in MWC semifinals against New Mexico (3/1) ... set a career and MWC Tournament freshman record with 14 rebounds in the quarterfinals against Wyoming (3/9), and added six points and two blocks ... turned in an outstanding game against Utah in the regular season finale (3/5), scoring a team-high 13 points and adding six rebounds, four steals and one block ... in her first game in The Pit, finished with 14 points, seven rebounds and two blocks at New Mexico (2/28) ... hit double figures with 12 against Wyoming (2/19) and added two blocks ... scored 14 points, including back-to-back three-point plays late in the second half in a 63-60 win over New Mexico (1/27) ... scored 14 points on 7-of-9 shooting, and added eight rebounds at San Diego State (1/15) ... first career double-double with 14 points and career-high 11 rebounds came against Canisius (1/2) ... career highs in points (14), rebounds (6) and steals (6) against Central Connecticut State (12/30) ... against Nevada, Reno (12/22), scored 13 points and was 5-of-5 in the second half ... with UNLV clinging to a two-point lead in the final 30 seconds, made a game-saving steal on a UNR defensive rebound and laid it in for a four-point lead ... nine points, five rebounds, four steals, and two blocks against North Carolina (11/28) ... had first career game in double figures with 13 points on 5-of-5 shooting and added four steals against Texas-Arlington (11/27).

High School Three-year starter for Mojave High at guard, and led the city in scoring all three years ... averaged with 20.9 points per game, and also added 8.5 rpg and 4.2 apg ... named North West Division MVP and First Team all-state as a senior, and was honorable mention all-state her sophomore year ... outstanding track star, was a two-time state champion in the long jump, including setting the state record of 19 feet, 5 1/4 inches her senior year, while also winning the 100-meter dash as a junior ... led Mojave to three straight state championship runner-up finishes ... also was team co-MVP on the volleyball team her junior season ... played AAU basketball for the Las Vegas Hawks from 2000-04.

Personal Sequoia Antrice Holmes ... born on June 13, 1986, in North Las Vegas ... daughter of Sampson Holmes and Juanita Logan ... chose UNLV over Arizona and Colorado State ... majoring in psychology.

Holmes' Career Statistics
YEAR	G-GS	FGM-FGA	FG%	3FG-ATT	3PT%	FT-FTA	FT%	OR-DR	REB	AVG	AST	TO	BLK	STL	MIN	PTS	AVG
2004-05	31-28	94-201	.468	2-13	.154	65-95	.684	59-97	156	5.0	29	55	25	52	812	255	8.2
2005-06	30-30	103-239	.431	17-56	.304	44-71	.620	58-71	129	4.3	82	65	16	65	767	267	8.9
2006-07	29-29	149-404	.369	28-96	.292	87-153	.569	71-111	182	6.3	70	96	17	76	999	413	14.2
TOTAL	90-87	346-844	.410	47-165	.285	196-319	.614	188-279	467	5.2	181	216	58	193	2578	935	10.4
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