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Holly Kersgieter - Women's Basketball - Kansas Jayhawks
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Holly Kersgieter

Position Guard
Height 5'11"
Class Junior
Hometown Sand Springs, Okla.
High School Charles Page HS
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Career Honors:

  • 2020-21 Preseason All-Big 12 Team, honorable mention
  • Postseason honorable mention selection to the 2020-21 Phillips All-Big 12 Team
  • Academic All-Big 12 First Team honoree (2021)

2020-21 (Sophomore)

  • Honorable mention on the 2020-21 Preseason All-Big 12 Team
  • Selected as honorable mention to the 2020-21 Phillips All-Big 12 Team
  • Academic All-Big 12 First Team honoree
  • Ranked in NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball as No. 126 in field goal attempts (sixteenth in Big 12), No. 149 in field goals made (sixteenth in Big 12), No. 222 in field-goal percentage (fourteenth in Big 12), No. 98 final points (eleventh in Big 12), No. 85 free throw attempts (tenth in Big 12), No. 54 free throws made (ninth in Big 12), No. 39 free throw percentage and No. 100 in points per game (eleventh in Big 12)
  • Played in 24 games and tallied 698 minutes
  • Shot 41.10 percent from the field, 32.79 percent from three and 85.34 percent from the free throw line
  • Tallied 161 rebounds
  • Scored 407 points
  • Posted 40 steals
  • Served up 48 assists
  • Eight 20-plus point games
  • Three double-doubles, last against Iowa State with 12 points and 11 rebounds
  • Scored a career and season-high 29 points against Texas Tech on Feb. 20
  • Led team in 10 out of 22 total categories

2019-20 (Freshman)

  • Played in 29 games
  • Averaged 10.1 points per games and 4.2 rebounds
  • Scored a career-high 24 points against Indiana State (11/7)
  • Recorded 294 points on the season and 32 steals
  • Dropped four three-pointers (4-5) against Kansas State with an 80 percent average (3/8)
  • Scored 53 three-pointers
  • Averaged a 40.5 percentage from the three, good for fourth all-time in the record book
  • Recorded a career-high 10 rebounds vs Indiana State (11/7)
  • Scored 10+ points in 11 games of the season
  • Led KU in rebounds three times
  • Led KU in scored four times
  • Went 100 percent from the free-throw line 10 times

High School

  • Prepped at Charles Page High School, earning letters in basketball and volleyball
  • first to commit to Kansas in the 2019 signing class
  • Averaged 19.0 points, 9.0 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 5.0 steals per game as a junior
  • Led high school to a conference championship as a sophomore and ended the season at the semifinals of the class 6A state tournament
  • Won conference championship and regional championship as a senior
  • Earned preseason All-State honors, named All-Conference First-Team selection and garnered Academic All-Conference honors throughout her prep career

Personal
The daughter of Charles and Melissa Kersgieter … Has two siblings: Erin and Landon … Plans to major in psychology … Chose Kansas over Oklahoma State, TCU, Tulsa and Texas Tech