UND Roster

2017-18 Football Roster

#16 C.J. Holmes

Running Back

Height 6'1''
Weight 208 lbs.
Class Freshman
Hometown Hamden, CT
High School Cheshire Academy


Enrolled at Notre Dame in January 2017 Led Cheshire Academy to an 8-2 record as a senior in 2016 Cheshire Academy finished the season with eight consecutive victories, including a win over Greenwich (Conn.) Brunswick in the New England Preparatory School Athletic Council Wayne Sanborn Bowl Named 2016 American Family Insurance First Team ALL-USA Connecticut Named 2016 First Team All-New England Preparatory School Athletic Council Rushed 142 times for 1,169 yards and scored 13 touchdowns as a senior at Cheshire Academy in 2016 Averaged 129.9 rush yards/game and 8.2 rush yards/carry Rushed for at least 100 yards in six of his nine games played No. 155-ranked overall player and No. 9 athlete by Scout.com No. 258-ranked overall player and No. 20 running back by 247Sports.com No. 286-ranked overall player and No. 21 athlete by ESPN.com No. 203-ranked overall player and No. 5 all-purpose back by Rivals.com Connecticut’s No. 2-ranked player by Scout.com, 247Sports, ESPN and Rivals No. 243-ranked overall player and No. 29-ranked defensive back by Tom Lemming’s Prep Football Report Four-star member of the PrepStar Top 350 Dream Team, ranked as the No. 341 player in the class of 2017 and the No. 25 athlete Played for coach David Dykeman at Cheshire Academy Selected to participate in the 2016 Nike “The Opening” in Beaverton, Oregon Enrolled in First Year of Studies