Boone joined the Aggies as a freshman in 2013… Saw action in the middle and will look to increase playing time next season … Helped the Aggies reach the 2013 MEAC tournament for the first time since 2007… Head coach Hal Clifton says she is a solid blocker and can hit all the play sets…She can close from pin to pin and has nice lateral speed.
2013 Season: Started in 11 matches and played in 25 while competing in 58 sets … Totaled 24 kills, 15 blocks, five digs and two service aces … Led the Aggies in blocks twice … Posted a career-high four blocks and two digs on Sept. 6 against Alabama State to help A&T secure its first non-conference win since 2010 … Finished with two blocks in three matches … Registered three kills at Appalachian State on Sept. 10 … Helped A&T to its most wins in a season since the 2008 season.
High School: Competed at the varsity level for three years at Jay M. Robinson…She was named to the all-conference team as a senior…She was also a scholar athlete and member of the Beta Club…Also competed for the Carolina Union Volleyball Club under coach John Brannon.
Personal: Full name is Jade Boone… Her parents are Clifton and Lynn Boone…She has four siblings, Julian, Jo’el, Jordan and Jalen… She was born on August 30, 1995 and majors in biology… Plans on a career in law enforcement…Her other interests include theatre…Volunteered at Summer Musical & Arts Camp for Kids in the last two summers…Her favorite book is The Hunger Games, her favorite television show is “Everybody Hates Chris” and her favorite food is pepperoni stromboli.
|Position:||Right Side/Middle Hitter|
|High School:||Jay M. Robinson|
|Club:||Carolina Union Volleyball Club|