Mikayla Larson

#24 Mikayla Larson

HOMETOWN Des Moines, Iowa

2016-2017 (Junior): Played in all 27 games including 4 starts... Totaled 45 points on the season shooting .500 (15-30) from the field, .444 (4-9) from beyond the arc, and .579 (11-19) from the charity stripe... Recorded 45 total rebounds, 13 assists, 3 blocks, and 8 steals playing in an average of 9 minutes per game... Tied a career high 3 assists for the second time in her career vs Minneosta Duluth (Jan. 7)... Scored a season high 5 points vs Crown College (Nov. 26) and played in a season high 19 minutes at U-Mary (Jan. 21).

2015-2016 (Sophomore): Played in 23 games this season... Shot 42.9 percent from the field, second amoung her teammates, and 20.0 percent from long range... Was perfect in the free throw category this season going 10-10 from the line... Totaled 26 rebounds, nine assits, two blocks, and four steals... Tied career highs in multiple categories this season including points (eight) against Mayville State (Nov. 14) and assists tallying three for the second time against Minnesota Duluth (Jan. 9)... Set new career highs in free throws made and attempted going 4-4 from the line against Mayville State (Nov. 14), rebounds with nine at Wayne State (Dec. 13), and played 25 minutes at Winona State (Jan. 30).

2014-2015 (Freshman): Played in a total of 21 games this season, started 8 of those games... Shot 37.8 percent from the field this year and also an impressive 84.6 percent from the charity stripe...In 16 min played she scored a season high 8 points shooting 3-3 from the field and 2-2 from the free throw line in a win against Northland College (Nov. 18) also adding eight rebounds to a perfect shooting game.

High School: Recorded 13.9 points and 8.8 rebounds per game as a senior at Hoover High School to earn Iowa Basketball Coaches Association Class 4A All-Region 8 Team honors… Named 2013-14 Iowa Newspaper Association Class 4A All-State Third Team… Finished tied for sixth in Class 4A in rebounding (194 – 8.8 rpg) and 14th in scoring (305 – 13.9 ppg), which was good for second in each category in Central Iowa Metro League… Shot 42.6 percent from the field and added 3.0 assists, 1.3 steals and 0.9 blocks per game in 2013-14… Named first team all-conference as a senior and a junior, second team as a sophomore… Invited to participate in three all-star games at the conclusion of her senior season… Also named all-district as a junior by the Iowa Girls’ Coaches Association… Scored 35 points versus Des Moines Lincoln as a junior to tie for the eighth most points in a game in all of Iowa girl’s basketball in 2012-13… Owns Hoover High School single-game records for points, rebounds and free throws… Ranks second on the school’s career lists in points and rebounds… Started as a freshman and earned varsity letters all four years… A five-year letterwinner in track and field, Larson appeared at the state meet on two occasions and is a member of the school’s record-holding 4x100 meter relay team… Earned all-academic team honors three years, while being recognized as an all-district academic team member one year… Also earned Honors Orchestra recognition and was a four-year letterwinner… A member of National Council of Youth Leadership.

Personal: Born Sept. 23, 1995… Daughter of William and Jamie Holmes…Mikayla is majoring in Kinesology and Exercise Science

Season Highs
Points: 5 vs Valley City State (11/11/17)
FG made: 1 vs Valley City State (11/11/17)
FG attempts: 3 vs Valley City State (11/11/17)
3Pt FG made: 1 vs Valley City State (11/11/17)
3Pt FG attempts: 2 vs Valley City State (11/11/17)
FT made: 2 vs Valley City State (11/11/17)
FT attempts: 2 vs Valley City State (11/11/17)
Rebounds: 2 vs Valley City State (11/11/17)
Assists:1 vs Valley City State (11/11/17)
Blocked Shots:
Minutes: 33 vs Valley City State 

Career Highs
Points: 8, 2x last vs Mayville State (11/14/15)
FG made: 3, 3x last vs Northland (11/24/15)
FG attempts: 5 at Winona State (1/30/15)
3Pt FG made: 1, 5x last vs Valley City State (11/11/17)
3Pt FG attempts: 2, x3 last vs Valley City State (11/11/17)
FT made: 4 vs Mayville State (11/14/15)
FT attempts: 4 vs Mayville State (11/14/15)
Rebounds: 9 at Wayne State (12/13/14)
Assists: 3, 2x last vs Minnesota Duluth (1/7/17)
Steals: 4 at Wayne State (12/13/14)
Blocked Shots: 1, 5x last at MSU-Moorhead (2/10/17)
Minutes: 33 vs Valley City State (11/11/17)