2012 Boland played in 12 matches (21 sets) and averaged 1.00 kills and 0.57 blocks per set ... appeared in one set in the NCAA First Round match against LIU Brooklyn (Nov. 30) and had one kill in three attempts ... tied a season high with four kills to go with a block solo against Utah on Oct. 17 ... had a kill, a block and a dig in one set at California on Oct. 14 ... started at Washington State on Sept. 28 and had three kills and no errors in five swings with one block ... had a career-high four kills against Oregon State on Sept. 21 ... posted one kill in one set at USC (Sept. 19) ... made her first-career start on Sept. 15 at Colorado State, notching two kills and four blocks ... recorded two kills and no errors in three attempts with one block on Sept. 7 against Idaho ... made her collegiate debut in the third set against Northeastern on Aug. 31, posting three kills in six attempts with three blocks (one solo).
CASTILLEJA HIGH SCHOOL Boland was a four-year, middle blocker/outside hitter at Castilleja High School in Palo Alto, Calif. ... was a three-time, First Team West Bay Athletic League honoree (2009-11) ... named to the MaxPreps California All-State Division V First Team and was San Jose Mercury News All-Area Honorable Mention as a senior ... had 369 kills, 26 aces and 110 blocks in her final season, also serving as a team captain ... helped the Gators to a Central Coast Section Championship in 2011, Division V NorCal titles in ‘08 and ‘09 and a Division V State Championship in 2008 ... coached by Tracie Meskell ... played club with Vision Volleyball, serving as a team captain in 2012 ... earned bronze medals at the 18 Open Junior Olympics (2011-12) and the 17 Open JO’s (2010) ... participated with USA Volleyball High Performance (2009-10).
PERSONAL Born Hannah Katherine Boland on March 30, 1994 in Bristol, England ... parents are Sue and Michael Boland ... is an only child ... chose to attend UCLA because it has a perfect balance of athletics and academics ... things she likes the most about volleyball are the team spirit and the aggressive nature of the offense ... favorite academic class is English ... hobbies include swimming, snowboarding, going to concerts, and discovering new restaurants ... lists her biggest athletic thrill as having the opportunity to compete at the collegiate level ... favorites include actress Anne Hathaway, the band LCD Soundsystem, Olympic Gold-Medal winning gymnast Gabby Douglas and the TV show “Project Runway” ... majoring in global studies.
Hannah Boland's Career Statistics
Hannah Boland's Match Highs
4, vs. Oregon State (9/21/12) 4, vs. Utah (10/17/12)
9, vs. Utah (10/17/12)
1, at Colorado State (9/15/12) 1, at California (10/14/12)
1, vs. Northeastern (8/31/12) 1, vs. Utah (10/17/12)
4, at Colorado State (9/15/12)
4 (0-4), at Colorado State (9/15/12)
5.0, vs. Northeastern (8/31/12) 5.0, vs. Utah (10/17/12)