12 - M.A. Boles
M.A. Boles
Height: 5-11
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas
High School: St. John's
Position: OH
m 33
k/s 3.90
h % .229
a/s 0.36
b/s 0.28
sa/s 0.34
d/s 3.01

2012: The two-year letterwinner is the returning ODAC Player of the Year ... will once again be a force for the Generals, and one of the most dynamic outside hitters in the ODAC.

2011: In her second season, Boles continued to collect accolades for her stellar play, appearing in 33 matches and 112 sets ... named the ODAC Player of the Year, was a First Team All-ODAC selection, an AVCA Honorable Mention All-South Region pick and selected to the VaSID First Team ... also earned ODAC Player of the Week honors three times (9/12, 10/10 and 10/17), and was named to the ODAC All-Tournament Team ... named a W&L Fall  and Winter Scholar-Athlete ... was second in the conference in kills (415), kills per set (3.71) and total attacks (1,156) ... was tied for sixth in the ODAC in service aces (44), ranked eighth in the ODAC in digs (351) and added 23 blocks and 19 assists on the year ... set a career high with 25 kills in the 3-2 victory over Virginia Wesleyan (11/5) ... her 25 kills tied her for the fourth-highest single-match total in program history ... recorded double-digit kills 22 times, including 10 performances with at least 17 ... had 14 kills with a .778 hitting percentage against Bridgewater (9/20), which tied for the fourth-best single-match hitting percentage in Generals' history ... tied her career high with 20 digs in a 3-2 victory over John Carroll (9/24) ... recorded 13 double-doubles ... had double-digit digs in 18 matches ... had a season-high four service aces in a 3-1 win at Averett (9/3).

2010: Boles played in 124 sets and earned ODAC, AVCA South Region and VaSID Rookie of the Year laurels, in her debut campaign … was also named First Team All-ODAC, VaSID First Team All-State and Honorable Mention All-South … also earned ODAC Player of the Week Honors on two occasions (10/11 and 10/18) and was named to the ODAC All-Tournament Team … led the ODAC in kills (424), total attacks (1,210) and ranked in the Top 10 in kills per set (2nd, 3.40), service aces (4th, 48) and digs (10th, 351) … added 42 blocks and 23 assists on the season … registered at least 15 kills 11 times … recorded 14 kills, six service aces and six digs in her first collegiate match, a 3-1 win over McDaniel (9/10) … had 17 kills and 19 digs in a 3-1 win over Guilford (9/14) … had 11 kills to go with a career-high 20 digs in the Generals’ 3-2 win over Frostburg St. (9/18) … put down a season-best 21 kills in a 3-2 win over Randolph-Macon (9/21) … tallied 14 kills, 13 digs, three blocks and three service aces in a 3-2 loss to Wisconsin Oshkosh (10/9) … had 14 kills with a .571 hitting percentage, as well as 10 digs in a 3-0 win over Lynchburg (11/6).

High School: Lettered four times in volleyball and twice in lacrosse at St. John’s … helped lead the volleyball team to a conference title as a senior and a runner-up finish in her sophomore campaign … helped the lacrosse team to earn a state championship in 2010 and a second-place finish in 2009 … served as a volleyball team captain and was an all-conference selection as a senior … named most improved as a sophomore … named the lacrosse team’s most improved player as a senior, while also earning all-state laurels. 

Personal: Mother, Kappie, played tennis at the University of Virginia ... business administration and Spanish major.

Recent Games
Oct 26 vs. Mass.-Boston W, 3-1
Oct 27 at Emory L, 3-1
Oct 31 Roanoke W, 3-0
Nov 3 vs. Bridgewater W, 3-0
Nov 3 vs. Lynchburg W, 3-1
Nov 9 at Christopher Newport L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 33 11
Sets 118 36
Kills 460 161
Kills per set 3.90 4.47
Errors 148 34
Total Attacks 1360 418
Hitting Percentage .229 .304
Assists 42 14
Assists per set 0.36 0.39
Service Aces 40 15
Service Errors 48 18
Service Aces per set 0.34 0.42
Reception Errors 13 5
Digs 355 106
Digs per set 3.01 2.94
Block Solo 15 2
Block Assist 18 8
Block Total 33 10
Blocks per set 0.28 0.28
Block Errors 5 3
Ball Handling Errors 4 2
Points 524.0 182.0
Points per set 4.4 5.1
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 31 vs. Centre W, 3-1 4 14 5 43 .209 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 14.0
Aug 31 vs. Emory L, 3-0 3 1 4 16 -.188 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 1 0 0 1.0
Sep 1 vs. Rhodes W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 1 at Maryville (Tenn.) L, 3-1 4 8 2 20 .300 2 0 0 0 5 1 0 1 1 0 9.0
Sep 7 N.C. Wesleyan W, 3-0 3 5 4 26 .038 2 2 1 0 6 1 1 0 2 0 8.5
Sep 7 Marietta W, 3-1 4 12 5 48 .146 3 2 2 0 10 1 0 0 1 0 15.0
Sep 8 Southern Virginia W, 3-1 4 8 5 29 .103 0 1 0 1 6 1 1 0 2 0 10.5
Sep 8 Johns Hopkins L, 3-0 2 6 4 17 .118 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Sep 11 at Eastern Mennonite W, 3-0 2 3 2 5 .200 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 14 Lynchburg W, 3-1 4 15 4 49 .224 2 0 2 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 15.0
Sep 15 Randolph W, 3-0 2 8 3 18 .278 0 0 0 1 9 0 0 0 0 1 8.0
Sep 15 Averett L, 3-2 5 17 4 45 .289 0 2 1 1 11 1 2 0 3 0 21.0
Sep 19 Emory & Henry W, 3-1 4 18 3 42 .357 0 2 0 1 12 0 0 0 0 0 20.0
Sep 22 Virginia Wesleyan W, 3-1 4 14 2 38 .316 3 3 1 2 12 1 1 0 2 0 18.5
Sep 22 Mary Baldwin W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 at Randolph-Macon L, 3-0 3 12 5 47 .149 0 1 2 0 10 0 2 1 2 0 14.0
Sep 28 vs. Geneva L, 3-2 5 28 5 69 .333 1 2 4 0 26 1 0 0 1 0 31.0
Sep 28 vs. Shenandoah W, 3-1 4 16 2 53 .264 0 1 1 0 13 1 0 0 1 1 18.0
Sep 29 vs. Messiah W, 3-1 4 17 7 46 .217 2 3 1 2 10 0 2 0 2 0 21.0
Sep 29 vs. Trine W, 3-1 4 14 1 33 .394 4 1 1 0 16 0 1 0 1 1 15.5
Oct 2 at Christopher Newport L, 3-0 3 12 6 41 .146 1 1 1 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 13.0
Oct 9 Shenandoah W, 3-0 3 13 4 33 .273 2 2 3 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 15.0
Oct 12 vs. Rust W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Rhodes W, 3-1 4 18 5 50 .260 1 2 2 0 19 1 0 0 1 0 21.0
Oct 13 vs. Berry W, 3-2 5 16 6 63 .159 1 2 1 0 28 0 0 0 0 0 18.0
Oct 17 Guilford W, 3-0 3 19 5 39 .359 0 2 2 0 9 0 2 0 2 0 22.0
Oct 19 at Roanoke W, 3-1 4 20 2 54 .333 2 2 2 0 8 1 2 1 3 0 24.0
Oct 20 at Hollins W, 3-0 3 20 2 31 .581 2 1 1 0 17 0 1 0 1 0 21.5
Oct 24 at Bridgewater W, 3-1 4 19 2 62 .274 3 1 4 0 12 0 0 1 0 1 20.0
Oct 26 vs. Wittenberg L, 3-0 3 12 3 34 .265 2 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 12.0
Oct 26 vs. Mass.-Boston W, 3-1 4 23 9 69 .203 2 2 3 0 13 0 2 0 2 0 26.0
Oct 27 at Emory L, 3-1 4 17 8 51 .176 1 0 2 2 10 2 0 0 2 0 19.0
Oct 31 Roanoke W, 3-0 3 15 8 37 .189 1 2 2 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 17.0
Nov 3 vs. Bridgewater W, 3-0 3 14 6 53 .151 0 1 2 0 10 0 1 0 1 0 15.5
Nov 3 vs. Lynchburg W, 3-1 4 19 8 55 .200 1 1 2 1 17 2 0 0 2 0 22.0
Nov 9 at Christopher Newport L, 3-0 3 7 7 44 .000 4 0 2 0 6 1 0 0 1 0 8.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2010-11 35 124 421 3.40 153 1200 .223 22 0.18 49 0.40 351 2.83 7 36 43 0.35 495.0 4.0
2011-12 33 112 415 3.71 147 1156 .232 19 0.17 44 0.39 351 3.13 6 17 23 0.21 473.5 4.2
2012-13 33 118 460 3.90 148 1360 .229 42 0.36 40 0.34 355 3.01 15 18 33 0.28 524.0 4.4
2013-14 34 118 415 3.52 146 1122 .240 28 0.24 39 0.33 363 3.08 11 31 42 0.36 480.5 4.1
Total 135 472 1711 3.62 594 4838 .231 111 0.24 172 0.36 1420 3.01 39 102 141 0.30 1973.0 4.2
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 33 118 460 3.90 148 1360 .229 42 0.36 40 0.34 355 3.01 15 18 33 0.28 524.0 4.4
Conference 11 36 161 4.47 34 418 .304 14 0.39 15 0.42 106 2.94 2 8 10 0.28 182.0 5.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 41 150 3.66 51 421 .235 13 0.32 18 0.44 105 2.56 5 7 12 0.29 176.5 4.3
Away 10 34 136 4.00 41 405 .235 16 0.47 9 0.26 94 2.76 6 5 11 0.32 153.5 4.5
Neutral 11 43 174 4.05 56 534 .221 13 0.30 13 0.30 156 3.63 4 6 10 0.23 194.0 4.5

Wins 23 83 340 4.10 100 976 .246 31 0.37 34 0.41 261 3.14 9 14 23 0.28 390.0 4.7
Losses 10 35 120 3.43 48 384 .188 11 0.31 6 0.17 94 2.69 6 4 10 0.29 134.0 3.8