10 Rachel Holmes
10 Rachel Holmes
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Norcross, Ga.
High School: Norcross HS
Position: A
Major: Pre-Medicine
gp 16
p 50
g 43
a 7

2019: Ranks sixth in program history with 96 points and fourth with 76 goals, while her 80 ground balls are tied for fourth-best in program history and her 76 draw controls rank fifth all-time.

2018: All-South Atlantic Conference Honorable Mention... Finished second on the team with 25 goals and ranked fifth with 30 points, while playing in 15 games... Ranked third on the squad with 26 ground balls and in draw controls with 36, including 10 in a victory at Newberry (Mar. 31)... Scored a season-high five goals and had a season-best seven points in the Newberry victory, and scored at least one goal in 12 of 15 matches.

2017: Started in 16 games recording 32 goals with seven assists and 39 points... Tallied 27 ground balls, 21 draw controls and causted eight turnovers... SAC Player of the Week.

2016: Appeared in all 17 games as a freshman... Recorded 19 goals, eight assists and 27 points... Finished fifth on the team with 27 ground balls while winning 19 draw controls... Forced six turnovers... Scored three goals each against Virginia-Wise (Feb. 23) and Wingate (Apr. 23)... Dished out two assists each against UVa-Wise, Newberry (Mar. 12), and Lincoln Memorial (Mar. 30)... Totaled a season-best five points in road win at UVa-Wise... Gobbled up a season-best six ground balls in road victory at Shorter (Feb. 13).

High School: Product of Norcross High School ins Norcross, Ga.... Coached by Gio De La Pena... Team captain... All-County selection... Team MVP as the leading scorer... All-star game participant... As a junior, tallied 46 goals on just 65 shots in 12 contests, which equated to nearly four goals per game... Also won eight draws, picked up four ground balls, and had an assist... Played for the Thunderbird club team out of Atlanta under the direction of Nikki Williams.

Personal: Born July 30, 1997 in Norcross, Ga... Daughter of Kevin and Jodi Holmes... Sister - Lindsay... Rachel's sister, Lindsay, plays volleyball at Georgia College... Majoring in biology (pre-medicine)... Athletic Director's Honor Roll... Future plans: Attend graduate school to become an occupational therapist... Favorite class at Tusculum: Psychology; Favorite midnight snack: Goldfish; Favorite movie: "Now You See Me"; Favorite musical artist: 5 Seconds of Summer; Favorite song: "Bad Blood" by Taylor Swift; Favorite sports team: Tennessee Volunteers; Rachel can't live without: Netflix and Cookies; Most thrilling moment in sports: The last few minutes in a game when it is tied; Rachel's advice to kids: "Stay in school."; Favorite color: Pink; Favorite food: Sushi; Favorite sport other than lacrosse: Volleyball; People Rachel most admires: Her parents; Rachel's childhood idol was; Her sister.
Recent Games
Mar 30 Newberry W, 19-13
Apr 2 at Mars Hill W, 16-15
Apr 6 at Coker L, 22-19
Apr 10 Lincoln Memorial L, 13-8
Apr 13 at Wingate L, 16-7
Apr 20 vs. Catawba L, 16-6
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 8
Points 50 26
Goals 43 24
Assists 7 2
Shots 77 35
Shooting percentage 55.8 68.6
Shots on goal 65 31
Shots on goal percentage 84.4 88.6
Free position goals-shots 4-12 3-5
Ground balls 18 7
Draw controls 23 11
Turnovers 36 18
Caused turnovers 11 6
Fouls 23 8
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 6 Shorter L, 16-12 2 1 3 0-0 2 2 3 2 6 33.3 4 66.7
Feb 12 at North Greenville L, 16-5 0 1 1 0-0 1 1 3 1 0 - 0 -
Feb 16 at Belmont Abbey L, 17-6 1 0 1 0-1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 2 66.7
Feb 27 UVa-Wise L, 19-8 1 0 1 0-2 2 1 2 0 4 25.0 2 50.0
Mar 2 Walsh L, 16-7 2 1 3 1-3 1 4 2 1 6 33.3 6 100.0
Mar 12 at Emmanuel (Ga.) W, 22-10 6 1 7 0-0 1 3 1 1 11 54.5 9 81.8
Mar 16 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 18-7 1 1 2 0-2 1 0 2 0 6 16.7 5 83.3
Mar 19 at Young Harris L, 21-5 2 0 2 0-0 4 0 3 0 4 50.0 4 100.0
Mar 21 Lees-McRae W, 17-10 5 1 6 0-1 0 1 4 0 8 62.5 7 87.5
Mar 23 #15 Queens (N.C.) L, 24-5 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 1 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 30 Newberry W, 19-13 7 0 7 1-1 1 2 3 2 9 77.8 7 77.8
Apr 2 at Mars Hill W, 16-15 3 0 3 1-1 1 3 3 0 4 75.0 4 100.0
Apr 6 at Coker L, 22-19 7 0 7 0-0 2 3 3 1 8 87.5 8 100.0
Apr 10 Lincoln Memorial L, 13-8 3 0 3 1-1 2 0 1 2 3 100.0 3 100.0
Apr 13 at Wingate L, 16-7 2 1 3 0-0 0 0 1 0 3 66.7 3 100.0
Apr 20 vs. Catawba L, 16-6 1 0 1 0-0 0 3 4 1 2 50.0 1 50.0
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
2015-16 17 7 19 8 27 1-5 27 19 17 6 42 45.2 31 73.8
2016-17 16 16 32 7 39 4-8 27 21 23 8 63 50.8 44 69.8
2017-18 15 14 25 5 30 4-11 26 36 21 6 54 46.3 43 79.6
2018-19 16 16 43 7 50 4-12 18 23 36 11 77 55.8 65 84.4
Total 64 53 119 27 146 13-36 98 99 97 31 236 50.4 183 77.5
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Total 16 16 43 7 50 4-12 18 23 36 11 77 55.8 65 84.4
Conference 8 8 24 2 26 3-5 7 11 18 6 35 68.6 31 88.6
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 21 4 25 3-10 9 10 18 7 42 50.0 34 81.0
Away 7 7 21 3 24 1-2 9 10 14 3 33 63.6 30 90.9
Neutral 1 1 1 0 1 0-0 0 3 4 1 2 50.0 1 50.0
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Wins 4 4 21 2 23 2-3 3 9 11 3 32 65.6 27 84.4
Losses 12 12 22 5 27 2-9 15 14 25 8 45 48.9 38 84.4
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February 4 4 4 2 6 0-3 5 4 8 3 13 30.8 8 61.5
March 7 7 23 4 27 2-7 8 10 16 4 44 52.3 38 86.4
April 5 5 16 1 17 2-2 5 9 12 4 20 80.0 19 95.0