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Chris Bolden Athlete Profile

#31 Chris Bolden

Chris Bolden
Position: Linebacker Height: 6-0 Weight: 248 Roster Years: 2005-2007 Hometown: Hephzibah, GA Last School: Riverside Community College


Parents are Chris and Gloria Bolden ... served in the United States Navy ... has a three-year old son, Shamere ... married to Alessandra (Ale) Castro ... attended Hephzibah High School in Hephzibah, Ga.

Before BYU

Earned first-team All-Mission Conference (National Division) honors as a sophomore ... helped lead Riverside to a 5-3 overall record in 2004 ... ranked fourth in the Mission Conference with 82 tackles over eight games ... averaged 10.2 tackles per contest ... recorded 51 solo tackles ... played his freshman season at Concord University (Division II).


Yr   Solo   Ast   Total   TFL/Yds   Sacks/Yds   Int/Yds   PBU   QBH   FR  FF
2006 6 4 10 1.0/1 0.0/0 0/0 0 1 0 0
Total 6 4 10 1.0/1 0.0/0 0/0 0 1 0 0

2005 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted after transferring from Riverside CC.

2006 | Junior Year

Saw action in 10 games during the season ... credited with 10 tackles including six solo takedowns ... had a season-high three solo tackles, including one tackle for a loss of one yard in a victory at Air Force ... credited with one quarterback hurry, three total tackles and one solo takedown against Tulsa ... recorded two tackles including one solo against Utah State ... a significant contributor on a defensive unit that gave up only 14.7 points per game, ranking 10th nationally ... part of a defense that ranked fourth nationally in turnover margin with +14 turnover margin (+1.08 pg).