Kansas Jayhawks

Ceri Holland

Position Midfielder
Height 5'5''
Class Junior
Hometown West Yorkshire, England
High School South Craven School

JUNIOR (2019)
A starter in each of the Jayhawks’ 25 matches on the year, averaging 81 minutes per contest … Named to the All-Big 12 Second Team as well as the United Soccer Coaches All-Region Third Team … Also earned a spot on the All-Tournament after the Jayhawks’ run to the event title … Was second on the team with eight goals, five of which came in Big 12 play … Turned in a perfect 3-for-3 mark in her three penalty kick attempts … Led the squad with six assists, tallying one in each of the Jayhawks’ three wins in the Big 12 Championship … Second on the team with 66 shots, posting three or more attempts in 15 of her 25 outings … Posted a pair of game-winning of goals, the first in KU’s 3-0 victory over Kansas State (10/18) and the second in the 2-2 draw against West Virginia (10/24) … Named to the Academic All-Big 12 First Team.

Started all 21 matches for the Jayhawks, averaging 80.5 min/gm… Recorded an assist against Utah (8/31)… Recorded two assists against Saint Louis (9/14) … Scored the game-winning goal against Iowa State (9/29).

Selected to the Big 12 All-Freshman Team … Starter in all 20 games … Averaged 78.2 minutes per contest … Played at least 100 minutes twice … Scored her first KU goal against Central Michigan in a 3-0 win (8/20) … Finished the season with one goal and one assist … Had a season-high five shots against Utah (9/15).

Came to Kansas after three-year stint with Manchester City’s developmental team while also seeing time as a reserve for the squad’s first team on several occasions.

A member of Wales’ U19 National Team during qualifiers for the 2016 UEFA European Championship, making three appearances, which included two caps, and adding a pair of goals.

Daughter of Andrew and Mair Holland … Has one older sister, Glesni (23) … Majoring in exercise science.