Wed Nov 15
7:30 PM
Denison
at Case Western Reserve
in Cleveland, Ohio
Sat Nov 18
1:00 PM
Earlham
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Nov 19
3:00 PM
Trine
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Nov 21
5:00 PM
Denison
at Mt. St. Joseph
in Cincinnati, Ohio
Sat Nov 25
6:00 PM
Denison
at Marietta
in Marietta, Ohio
Sun Nov 26
1:00 PM
Denison
at Carnegie Mellon
in Marietta, Ohio
Wed Nov 29
6:00 PM
Mount Union
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Dec 02
1:00 PM
Denison
at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Wed Dec 06
7:30 PM
Denison
at Oberlin
in Oberlin, Ohio
Sat Dec 09
1:00 PM
Wittenberg
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Dec 16
2:00 PM
Denison
at Wooster
in Wooster, Ohio
Fri Dec 29
7:00 PM
Denison
at Capital
in Columbus, Ohio
Sat Dec 30
3:00 PM
Franklin
vs. Denison
@ Columbus, Ohio in Columbus, Ohio
Wed Jan 03
6:00 PM
Denison
at Ohio Wesleyan
in Delaware, Ohio
Sat Jan 06
1:00 PM
Allegheny
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Jan 10
8:00 PM
DePauw
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Jan 17
7:30 PM
Denison
at Hiram
in Hiram, Ohio
Sat Jan 20
1:00 PM
Oberlin
Denison
Wed Jan 24
7:30 PM
Kenyon
Denison
Sat Jan 27
1:00 PM
Denison
at Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Wed Jan 31
6:00 PM
Ohio Wesleyan
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Feb 03
1:00 PM
Wooster
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Feb 07
8:00 PM
Denison
at DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind
Sat Feb 10
1:00 PM
Allegheny
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Feb 14
7:30 PM
Hiram
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
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Holmes enjoys breakout season

Jordan Holmes

In the 42-year history of the Denison women's basketball program, arguably nobody had a better rookie season than Jordan Holmes.  In her debut season, the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania native not only etched her name in the school record book, but she also earned her way into the conference and national limelight.

Holmes' breakout season culminated when she was named North Coast Athletic Conference Newcomer of the Year and earned first-team All-NCAC honors.  The 6-foot-1 freshman led the conference in rebounds per game (14.6), blocks per game (6.07) and field-goal percentage (.619).  She finished the year with 19 double-doubles and was one of just three players in Division III to record two triple-doubles this season.  The two-time NCAC Player of the Week averaged 10.6 points, including a career-high 18 points in a win over Kenyon on Jan. 15.

"Jordan was instrumental in our success this season," said Denison Head Coach Sara Lee.  "She made people think twice about penetrating the lane and taking high percentage shots near the basket."

Holmes was named to the 2014 NCAC All-Tournament team after setting new conference tournament records for total rebounds (54) and blocked shots (14).  She also grabbed 23 rebounds in the NCAC Tournament semifinal victory over Ohio Wesleyan, surpassing the previous tournament single-game mark.  Holmes also set NCAC and Denison school records in single-game blocked shots (11), and single-season rebounds (394) and blocks (164).

Her 164 blocked shots broke the NCAA Division III freshman record, besting the previous mark by 44.  That total also ranked fourth in NCAA Division III women's basketball history.  Holmes' rebounding total was fourth all-time in Division III among freshmen.

"She is a good teammate who is humble and unselfish," said Lee. "We will continue to challenge her to be more aggressive offensively in the future."

View the list of her 2013-14 accomplishments below:

DIVISION III NATIONAL RANKINGS

  • 1st in blocks per game (6.07)
  • T-1st in triple-doubles (2)
  • 3rd in rebounds per game (14.6)
  • 7th in double-doubles (19)

DIVISION III SINGLE-SEASON RECORD RANKINGS

  • 1st among Division III Freshman in blocks (164)
  • 4th in Division III in blocks
  • 4th among Division III Freshman in rebounds (394)

NCAC RECORDS

  • Single-Game Blocks (11)
  • Single-Season Rebounds
  • Single-Season Blocks

NCAC TOURNAMENT RECORDS

  • Single-Game Rebounds (23)
  • Total Rebounds (54)
  • Total Blocked Shots (14)

DENISON SCHOOL RECORDS

  • Single-Game Blocks
  • Single-Season Rebounds
  • Single-Season Blocks
  • Single-Season Field Goal Percentage (.619)
  • Single-Season Rebounding Average (14.6)
On to the NCAC title game
February 28, 2014 On to the NCAC title game
"Play 4Kay" game on Wednesday
February 18, 2014 "Play 4Kay" game on Wednesday
DU earns road win over Oberlin
February 10, 2014 DU earns road win over Oberlin
DU takes down rival Ladies
January 15, 2014 DU takes down rival Ladies
Big Red tames Panthers
December 28, 2013 Big Red tames Panthers
Denison falls to rival OWU
December 7, 2013 Denison falls to rival OWU
DU victorious in NCAC opener
December 4, 2013 DU victorious in NCAC opener
Holmes earns NCAC POW honor
November 25, 2013 Holmes earns NCAC POW honor
DU rebounds to sting Jackets
November 23, 2013 DU rebounds to sting Jackets
Big Red suffers first loss
November 22, 2013 Big Red suffers first loss