32 Clara Dirkse
32 Clara Dirkse
Height: 5'9"
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Chattanooga, Tenn.
High School: Chattanooga Christian
Position: F
Major: Biology
gp 25
pts/g 0.8
fg % 20.0
3pt % 0.0
ft % 50.0
reb/g 1.6
a/g 0.7

Honors:

  • USA South All-Academic (2016-17)
  • USA South All-Academic (2015-16)
  • USA South All-Academic (2014-15)

Career Game-by-Game Stats: 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17

2016-17 (Junior): Played in 25 games, making seven starts and averaging 13.6 minutes per game... Had four rebounds and a career-high three assists in a loss at Maryville (Jan. 10)... Had a season-high six rebounds in a win over Berry (Nov. 22)... Earned USA South All-Academic honors

2015-16 (Sophomore): Started in 18 out of 25 contests played in, averaging 24.4 minutes per game... Averaged 4.2 points and 3.1 rebounds per game... Established career-highs in points, with 13 against Agnes Scott (Feb. 2), and in rebounds, with nine against Oglethorpe (Nov. 21)... Had seven points and a career-high three steals in a loss to LaGrange (Jan. 2)... Named to USA South All-Academic team for second straight year

2014-15 (Freshman): Started 16 contests while appearing in all 25... Averaged 22.7 minutes per game and scored 2.7 points while collecting 3.7 rebounds... Scored a career-best 10 points against Mary Baldwin (Jan. 23)... Against William Peace, she set her career-high with eight rebounds... Earned USA South All-Academic honors

High School: Attended Chattanooga Christian School... Her team was the district runner-up in 2014... Member of the National Honor Society

Personal: Parents are Chad and Heather Dirkse... Siblings are Coleman and Kate... Has had three relatives play basketball at Covenant including her father, Chad, along with her aunt, Kristy, and uncle, Ethan... Favorite Bible verse is 1 Peter 2:9... Is majoring in Biology with the hopes of becoming a pediatric nurse... Loves to wakeboard

Pronunciation: Dirkse (DIRK-see)

Dirkse's Single-Game Highs:

Points: 13, vs. Agnes Scott -- Feb 2, 2016
Rebounds: 9, at Oglethorpe -- Nov 21, 2015
Assists: 3, at Maryville -- Jan 10, 2017
Steals: 3, vs. LaGrange -- Jan 2, 2016

Recent Games
Feb 3 Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 75-51
Feb 4 Agnes Scott W, 57-44
Feb 7 Salem W, 82-78
Feb 10 at Piedmont L, 81-59
Feb 11 at Salem W, 86-83
Feb 17 vs. LaGrange L, 79-56
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 25 14
Games started 7 1
Minutes 341 166
Minutes per game 13.6 11.9
FG 10-50 5-29
FG Pct 20.0 17.2
3PT 0-12 0-7
3PT Pct 0.0 0.0
FT 1-2 1-2
FT Pct 50.0 50.0
Off rebounds 15 5
Def rebounds 25 9
Total rebounds 40 14
Rebounds per game 1.6 1.0
Personal fouls 22 12
Disqualifications - -
Assists 17 9
Turnovers 23 11
Assist to turnover ratio 0.7 0.8
Steals 7 4
Blocks 1 1
Points 21 11
Points per game 0.8 0.8
Points per 40 min 2.5 2.7
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 15 Sewanee W, 68-58 1 19 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 18 at Centre W, 48-42 1 26 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 19 vs. Mary Baldwin W, 100-64 1 17 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 22 at Berry W, 65-52 1 15 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 6 Oglethorpe L, 55-49 1 21 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 10 Birmingham Southern L, 70-60 1 15 0-4 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 17 Rust W, 80-70 - 18 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 30 at Millsaps L, 66-58 - 3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 31 at Belhaven L, 79-69 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 3 at Sewanee W, 69-62 - 15 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 6 Piedmont L, 59-54 - 11 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 7 Salem   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 10 at Maryville L, 64-41 1 27 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 13 at LaGrange L, 62-53 - 25 0-4 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 14 at Huntingdon L, 69-61 - 14 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 20 at Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 78-62 - 16 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 21 at Agnes Scott W, 80-58 - 6 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 27 Huntingdon L, 60-58 - 11 2-5 40.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 28 LaGrange L, 74-50 - 11 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 31 Maryville L, 74-47 - 15 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Feb 3 Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 75-51 - 10 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 4 Agnes Scott W, 57-44 - 8 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 7 Salem W, 82-78 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 10 at Piedmont L, 81-59 - 5 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 11 at Salem W, 86-83 - 4 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 17 vs. LaGrange L, 79-56 - 21 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 15 Sewanee W, 68-58 1 19 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Nov 18 at Centre W, 48-42 1 26 1 2 3 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Nov 19 vs. Mary Baldwin W, 100-64 1 17 2 1 3 2 1 2.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 22 at Berry W, 65-52 1 15 1 5 6 1 3 0.3 0 0 0 -
Dec 6 Oglethorpe L, 55-49 1 21 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 1 0 2 -
Dec 10 Birmingham Southern L, 70-60 1 15 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 -
Dec 17 Rust W, 80-70 - 18 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 30 at Millsaps L, 66-58 - 3 2 1 3 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 31 at Belhaven L, 79-69 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 3 at Sewanee W, 69-62 - 15 1 1 2 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 6 Piedmont L, 59-54 - 11 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 7 Salem   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 10 at Maryville L, 64-41 1 27 1 3 4 3 2 1.5 1 0 0 -
Jan 13 at LaGrange L, 62-53 - 25 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 3 -
Jan 14 at Huntingdon L, 69-61 - 14 0 0 0 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 20 at Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 78-62 - 16 2 0 2 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 21 at Agnes Scott W, 80-58 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Jan 27 Huntingdon L, 60-58 - 11 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 -
Jan 28 LaGrange L, 74-50 - 11 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 0 -
Jan 31 Maryville L, 74-47 - 15 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 3 Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 75-51 - 10 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 4 Agnes Scott W, 57-44 - 8 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 7 Salem W, 82-78 - 3 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 10 at Piedmont L, 81-59 - 5 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 11 at Salem W, 86-83 - 4 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 17 vs. LaGrange L, 79-56 - 21 3 1 4 1 1 1.0 1 0 2 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2014-15 25 16 22.2 1.2-4.4 26.6 0.2-0.9 18.2 0.2-0.4 60.0 2.7
2015-16 25 18 24.4 1.6-6.1 27.0 0.6-3.1 20.5 0.3-0.5 66.7 4.2
2016-17 25 7 13.6 0.4-2.0 20.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.1 50.0 0.8
2017-18 3 1 7.3 0.7-1.3 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 1.3
Total 78 42 19.6 1.1-4.0 26.0 0.3-1.4 17.9 0.2-0.3 62.5 2.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2014-15 25 16 555 29-109 26.6 4-22 18.2 6-10 60.0 68
2015-16 25 18 609 41-152 27.0 16-78 20.5 8-12 66.7 106
2016-17 25 7 341 10-50 20.0 0-12 0.0 1-2 50.0 21
2017-18 3 1 22 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Total 78 42 1527 82-315 26.0 20-112 17.9 15-24 62.5 199
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2014-15 25 16 22.2 2.1-7.9 26.6 0.3-1.6 18.2 0.4-0.7 60.0 4.9
2015-16 25 18 24.4 2.7-10.0 27.0 1.1-5.1 20.5 0.5-0.8 66.7 7.0
2016-17 25 7 13.6 1.2-5.9 20.0 0.0-1.4 0.0 0.1-0.2 50.0 2.5
2017-18 3 1 7.3 3.6-7.3 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 7.3
Total 78 42 19.6 2.1-8.3 26.0 0.5-2.9 17.9 0.4-0.6 62.5 5.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2014-15 25 16 22.2 1.4 2.3 3.7 1.0 - 0.4 1.5 0.3 0.4 0.0
2015-16 25 18 24.4 1.1 2.0 3.1 1.7 - 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.6 0.0
2016-17 25 7 13.6 0.6 1.0 1.6 0.9 - 0.7 0.9 0.7 0.3 0.0
2017-18 3 1 7.3 1.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 - 0.0 1.3 0.0 0.7 0.0
Total 78 42 19.6 1.0 1.7 2.7 1.2 - 0.6 1.1 0.6 0.4 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2014-15 25 16 555 34 58 92 25 - 11 37 0.3 9 0
2015-16 25 18 609 28 49 77 43 - 19 20 0.9 15 0
2016-17 25 7 341 15 25 40 22 - 17 23 0.7 7 1
2017-18 3 1 22 3 0 3 3 - 0 4 0.0 2 0
Total 78 42 1527 80 132 212 93 - 47 84 0.6 33 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2014-15 25 16 22.2 2.5 4.2 6.6 1.8 0.0 0.8 2.7 0.3 0.6 0.0
2015-16 25 18 24.4 1.8 3.2 5.1 2.8 0.0 1.2 1.3 0.9 1.0 0.0
2016-17 25 7 13.6 1.8 2.9 4.7 2.6 0.0 2.0 2.7 0.7 0.8 0.1
2017-18 3 1 7.3 5.5 0.0 5.5 5.5 0.0 0.0 7.3 0.0 3.6 0.0
Total 78 42 19.6 2.1 3.5 5.6 2.4 0.0 1.2 2.2 0.6 0.9 0.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 25 7 13.6 0.4-2.0 20.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.1 50.0 0.8
Conference 14 1 11.9 0.4-2.1 17.2 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.1-0.1 50.0 0.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 3 12.9 0.3-2.1 13.0 0.0-0.6 0.0 0.1-0.2 50.0 0.6
Away 12 3 13.4 0.4-1.8 22.7 0.0-0.4 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.8
Neutral 2 1 19.0 1.0-2.5 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 2.0
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Wins 12 4 13.1 0.5-1.6 31.6 0.0-0.4 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.0
Losses 13 3 14.2 0.3-2.4 12.9 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.1-0.2 50.0 0.7
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November 4 4 19.3 0.2-1.5 16.7 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.5
December 5 2 12.4 0.2-1.6 12.5 0.0-0.4 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.4
January 10 1 15.1 0.5-2.4 20.8 0.0-0.6 0.0 0.1-0.2 50.0 1.1
February 6 - 8.5 0.5-2.0 25.0 0.0-0.3 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 25 7 341 10-50 20.0 0-12 0.0 1-2 50.0 21
Conference 14 1 166 5-29 17.2 0-7 0.0 1-2 50.0 11
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 11 3 142 3-23 13.0 0-7 0.0 1-2 50.0 7
Away 12 3 161 5-22 22.7 0-5 0.0 0-0 - 10
Neutral 2 1 38 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
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Wins 12 4 157 6-19 31.6 0-5 0.0 0-0 - 12
Losses 13 3 184 4-31 12.9 0-7 0.0 1-2 50.0 9
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November 4 4 77 1-6 16.7 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
December 5 2 62 1-8 12.5 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
January 10 1 151 5-24 20.8 0-6 0.0 1-2 50.0 11
February 6 - 51 3-12 25.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 6
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 25 7 13.6 1.2-5.9 20.0 0.0-1.4 0.0 0.1-0.2 50.0 2.5
Conference 14 1 11.9 1.2-7.0 17.2 0.0-1.7 0.0 0.2-0.5 50.0 2.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 3 12.9 0.8-6.5 13.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 0.3-0.6 50.0 2.0
Away 12 3 13.4 1.2-5.5 22.7 0.0-1.2 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.5
Neutral 2 1 19.0 2.1-5.3 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 4.2
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Wins 12 4 13.1 1.5-4.8 31.6 0.0-1.3 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.1
Losses 13 3 14.2 0.9-6.7 12.9 0.0-1.5 0.0 0.2-0.4 50.0 2.0
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November 4 4 19.3 0.5-3.1 16.7 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.0
December 5 2 12.4 0.6-5.2 12.5 0.0-1.3 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.3
January 10 1 15.1 1.3-6.4 20.8 0.0-1.6 0.0 0.3-0.5 50.0 2.9
February 6 - 8.5 2.4-9.4 25.0 0.0-1.6 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 25 7 13.6 0.6 1.0 1.6 0.9 - 0.7 0.9 0.7 0.3 0.0
Conference 14 1 11.9 0.4 0.6 1.0 0.9 - 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.3 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 3 12.9 0.1 0.9 1.0 0.5 - 0.3 0.8 0.3 0.4 0.1
Away 12 3 13.4 0.8 1.1 1.8 1.0 - 0.9 1.0 0.9 0.2 0.0
Neutral 2 1 19.0 2.5 1.0 3.5 2.0 - 1.5 1.0 1.5 0.5 0.0
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Wins 12 4 13.1 0.6 1.0 1.6 1.0 - 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.0 0.0
Losses 13 3 14.2 0.6 1.0 1.6 0.8 - 0.7 1.0 0.7 0.5 0.1
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November 4 4 19.3 1.0 2.0 3.0 0.8 - 1.0 1.3 0.8 0.0 0.0
December 5 2 12.4 0.4 1.2 1.6 0.6 - 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.4 0.0
January 10 1 15.1 0.6 0.8 1.4 1.0 - 0.7 1.0 0.7 0.4 0.1
February 6 - 8.5 0.5 0.5 1.0 1.0 - 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.2 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 25 7 341 15 25 40 22 - 17 23 0.7 7 1
Conference 14 1 166 5 9 14 12 - 9 11 0.8 4 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 3 142 1 10 11 6 - 3 9 0.3 4 1
Away 12 3 161 9 13 22 12 - 11 12 0.9 2 0
Neutral 2 1 38 5 2 7 4 - 3 2 1.5 1 0
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Wins 12 4 157 7 12 19 12 - 8 10 0.8 0 0
Losses 13 3 184 8 13 21 10 - 9 13 0.7 7 1
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November 4 4 77 4 8 12 3 - 4 5 0.8 0 0
December 5 2 62 2 6 8 3 - 3 4 0.8 2 0
January 10 1 151 6 8 14 10 - 7 10 0.7 4 1
February 6 - 51 3 3 6 6 - 3 4 0.8 1 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 25 7 13.6 1.8 2.9 4.7 2.6 0.0 2.0 2.7 0.7 0.8 0.1
Conference 14 1 11.9 1.2 2.2 3.4 2.9 0.0 2.2 2.7 0.8 1.0 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 3 12.9 0.3 2.8 3.1 1.7 0.0 0.8 2.5 0.3 1.1 0.3
Away 12 3 13.4 2.2 3.2 5.5 3.0 0.0 2.7 3.0 0.9 0.5 0.0
Neutral 2 1 19.0 5.3 2.1 7.4 4.2 0.0 3.2 2.1 1.5 1.1 0.0
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Wins 12 4 13.1 1.8 3.1 4.8 3.1 0.0 2.0 2.5 0.8 0.0 0.0
Losses 13 3 14.2 1.7 2.8 4.6 2.2 0.0 2.0 2.8 0.7 1.5 0.2
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November 4 4 19.3 2.1 4.2 6.2 1.6 0.0 2.1 2.6 0.8 0.0 0.0
December 5 2 12.4 1.3 3.9 5.2 1.9 0.0 1.9 2.6 0.8 1.3 0.0
January 10 1 15.1 1.6 2.1 3.7 2.6 0.0 1.9 2.6 0.7 1.1 0.3
February 6 - 8.5 2.4 2.4 4.7 4.7 0.0 2.4 3.1 0.8 0.8 0.0