SAN DIEGO STATE 2015
Started 10 of the 30 matches in which she appeared … Began the season as a back row defensive specialist, but saw action in the front row over the second half of the season … Averaged 1.36 kills per set with a high of 19 against Boise State (Oct. 19) … Completed her first career double-double in that contest by adding 11 digs and also notched a career-best 24 points … Recorded her second double-double effort with 12 kills and 10 digs in the win over New Mexico on Oct. 24 … Had four matches in which she reached double figures in kills … Set a career best with three blocks at Fresno State on Oct. 10 … Had a season-high four service aces vs. Boise State (Oct. 17) … Her season service ace average of 0.28 lead the team … That marked ranked eighth in the Mountain West (all matches) while her mark of 0.29 assists per set in league contests ranked fifth … Had at least two digs in every match in which she appeared … Member of the Mountain West All-Academic team.
SAN DIEGO STATE 2014
Appeared in 27 of the team’s 29 matches (86 sets) with one start … Played strictly as a defensive specialist … Excellent jumper who recorded 27 kills from the back row … Averaged 0.60 kills per set over the final five matches of the season … Career-best three kills vs. San Jose State (Nov. 13() and vs. Nevada (Nov. 15) … Averaged 1.80 digs per set … Led the Aztecs in total service aces with 30 and aces per game at 0.35 … Finished third in the conference in that stat category … Career-best six service aces in three-set win over Utah State on Nov. 22 … Marked the most aces in a match by an Aztec since Aime Cordeiro recorded seven at Oregon during the 2006 season … Had a personal-best 14 digs vs. Colorado State on Oct. 30 … Also reached double digits in digs at Wyoming on Oct. 2 … Member of the Mountain West All-Academic team.
SAN DIEGO STATE 2013
Did not appear in any matches while redshirting as a true freshman in 2013.
A three-year varsity volleyball letterwinner as an outside hitter at Capistrano Valley High School in Mission Viejo, Calif. … Played under Coach Darren Utterback … Co-MVP and a first-team selection for the Sea View League as a senior … Third-team all-Orange County team … Led team in kills (250) with an average of 4.1 per set … Cougar classic tournament MVP … Capistrano Valley HS Female Athlete of the Month for September 2012 … Named team’s Best Offensive Player … Team advanced to semifinals of the CIF Southern Section Playoffs … Selected to play in the 36th Annual Dave Mohs OC All-Star Game on the South team … Competed in the high jump for the track and field team as a freshman.
Played for the Saddleback Volleyball Club in Lake Forest, Calif., for two years … Team won silver medal (second place) in the USA Division at the 2013 Dallas Junior Nationals Tournament … First at the 2013 Vegas Junior National Qualifier tourney … Competed two seasons with the Excel Volleyball Club in Mission Viejo.
Danielle Rene Bolden was born May 21, 1995, in Orange, Calif. … Daughter of Kevin and Laura Bolden … Favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant … Enjoys the beach, shopping and movie nights … Majoring in broadcast and media studies with plans to become a broadcaster for a national network.