Volleyball Roster

Nora Holtan

Jersey Number 3
Year Sr.
Position S
Hometown Rochester, Minn.
High School Rochester Mayo

*2017-18 Gustavus Female Student-Athlete of the Year
*2017 AVCA First-Team All-American
*2017 AVCA All-Region
*2017 CoSIDA Academic All-American
*2017 CoSIDA Academic All-Region
*2017 MIAC Academic All-Conference
*2017 MIAC Player of the Year
*2017 MIAC All-Conference
*2016-17 Gustavus Female Student-Athlete of the Year
*2016 AVCA First-Team All-American
*2016 AVCA All-Region
*2016 MIAC Academic All-Conference
*2016 MIAC Player of the Year
*2016 MIAC All-Conference
*2015-16 Gustavus Female Newcomer of the Year
*2015 AVCA Central Region Freshman of the Year
*2015 MIAC Rookie of the Year
*2015 MIAC All-Conference

2017 SEASON: Played in all 33 matches and 117 sets... Led the team with 1180 assists (10.09 per set) bringing her career assists to over 3000 which places her fourth in the program history... She also led the team with 39 aces (0.33 per set)... Recorded 349 digs (2.98 per set), 168 kills (1.44 per set), and 34 blocks (0.29 per set)

2016 SEASON: Directed traffic on the floor all season long for the Gusties, recording 1,255 assists (9.96 per set), marking the third most single season assists by a Gustie since 1992... Her assist total was the highest in the MIAC by more than 300... Surpassed the 2000-assist mark in her young career and currently ranks sixth in program history with 2,199 assists... Recorded 184 kills (1.46 per set), 292 digs (2.32 per set), 33 blocks (0.26 per set), and 29 aces (0.23 per set)... Her .298 hitting percentage ranked third in the MIAC... In conference matches only, Holtan hit at a .358 clip, which was best in the league.

2015 SEASON: Played in all 30 matches with 23 starts and 106 sets played… Led the team and finished second in the MIAC with 944 assists and 8.91 assists per set… Had 106 serves and led the team with 31 service aces… Recorded 271 digs, 129 kills and 28 blocks… Posted season-high 51 assists at Waldorf College.

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned five letters at Rochester Mayo High School… Team captain and three-time All-Conference award winner.

PERSONAL: Born Aug. 30, 1996… Daughter of Doug and Betsie Holtan… Younger sister, Kate is a member of the Gustie volleyball team.