About Sequoia

    Sequoia Holmes is an international professional basketball player, philanthropist, motivational speaker and advocate for girls’ and female basketball. Over the past 11 years, Sequoia has spent time with four teams in the WNBA and several teams throughout Europe. In her career professional season, she has won multiple Cups titles/ Champions in Germany and Angola. She also led her Slovakian team to the EuroCup Final 4 competition, comparable to the playoffs in the WNBA. In her down time, she channels her competitiveness and love for the game into opportunities to give back to her community through sports.

     The city of Las Vegas holds a special place in Sequoia’s heart, as both a Mojave high school and UNLV graduate and basketball standout. She earned considerable recognition over her high school and collegiate careers, nabbing all-state awards, defensive player of the year honors, and more. Because of her rich athletic history in Las Vegas, Sequoia directs her philanthropic endeavors toward her hometown sports community. 

     Sequoia is the founder of Sequoia Select Basketball, based out of Southern Nevada. Sequoia Select is a nonprofit AAU organization that develops the basketball skills of young girls and stresses the importance of Leadership. Sequoia also hosts several camps /clinics for high school, college, and professional female basketball players. Sequoia’s future goals include developing health and fitness regimes for youth development and helping others explore the rich history of the Las Vegas culture. As Sequoia continues to touch others through her global platform and selfless spirit, it is her hope to give every young girl an opportunity to succeed through sports. 


College: UNLV
Position: Guard/Forward

Height: 6’1”

Birth date: June 13, 1986

Professional Career:

  • 2018 - Current , Canik Belediyesi, Turkey
  • 2018 - Las Vegas Aces
  • 2017 – 2018 Bnei Yehuda, Israel
  • 2017 San Antonio Stars
  • 2016 Huima, Finland
  • 2014 – 2017 Angola, Africa
  • 2015 – Atlanta Dream (Training Camp)
  • 2014 - Chicago Sky (Training Camp)
  • 2014 - Chieti, Italy
  • 2012 – 2013 MBK Ruzomberok, Slovakia
  • 2012 - Holon, Israel
  • 2011 – 2012 Ramat Chen, Israel
  • 2011 -  Washington Mystics (Training Camp)
  • 2010 – 2011 Wasserburg, Germany (Eurobasket.com All-German DBBL Player of The Year, Forward of The Year and Import of The Year).
  • 2010 -  Phoenix Mercury
  • 2009 – 2010 Apollon Ptolemaidos, Greece
  • 2009 - Detroit Shock (Training Camp)
  • 2009 - Herner TC, Germany 
  • 2008 - Ibiza, Spain
  • 2008 - Houston Comets

College Career:

  • 2008 ALL-MWC First Team
  • 2007 MWC Defensive Player of The Year
  • 2007 ALL-MWC Second Team
  • 2005 ALL- MWC ,Honorable Mention




" My goal is to promote and create events, shows and venues that embody Vegas Culture beyond the casinos." 



 “I eat, sleep and live basketball. ” 



 “Learning the importance of proper nutrition Such as healthy eating and supplementing has been a key component in my success as of late, And I love these Products. ”    

Community Service/ Volunteering


   “Giving back to the community that I grew up in is something I strongly believe in, because so much was given to me as a kid it’s only right that I pay it forward” 


S. Holmes' City Features


 “ We have to support one another’s business ventures and celebrate each other’s successes.”  

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Sequoia Holmes

Las Vegas, Nevada, United States



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