Bowl-bound Navy is looking for its first win over the Spartans in what will be the third meeting.
The Mids and Jaguars are meeting for the first time on the gridiron.
The Rainbow Warriors have won the previous two meetings with the Midshipmen.
By Gary Lambrecht
Navy holds a 1-1-1 record in bowl games against teams currently in the Pac-12.
2013 Navy vs. South Alabama Football Game
2013 Navy vs. Delaware Football Game
Navy vs. East Carolina 10-27
2012 Navy vs. Air Force 10-6
2012 Navy vs. Notre Dame
At Navy: Enters the fall listed as even with Matt Aiken at one wide receiver spot ... has the potential to be a big play receiver for the Mids, but needs to be more consistent catching the football ... good size and speed ... a solid blocker ... has earned two varsity letters.
2012: A starter in a pair of games, he made appearances in every contest ... finished the year fourth in receiving with 13 catches for 141 yards for an average of 10.8 yards per catch ... caught an eight-yard pass against Florida Atlantic ... caught his first career TD pass, a 15-yarder from Keenan Reynolds, in Navy's victory over East Carolina ... caught two passes for 16 yards in the win over Air Force ... completed and attempted his first career pass, a 33-yarder to Shawn Lynch on a reverse pass early in the second half at Penn State ... paced the Mids with a career-best five receptions for 30 yards against the Nittany Lions, becoming the first Navy player with five receptions in a game since Gee Gee Greene caught five against Air Force in 2011 ... making just his second collegiate start, he caught three passes for a career-best 61 yards against Notre Dame in the opener ... his 38-yard reception against the Irish was the longest of his career.
2011: Gained 11 yards on one reception in the win over Indiana ... caught four passes for 53 yards and carried the ball twice for 15 yards ... saw action in 11 of the 12 games and earned one start ... made his collegiate debut in the Mids' season-opening victory over Delaware ... caught a career-long 20-yard pass from Kriss Proctor at San Jose State ... his 12-yard reverse against the Spartans set up Navy's two-yard TD by Proctor ... it was just the second rush of his career and the longest ... made his first-collegiate start in the Mids' 24-17 win over SMU ... gained three yards on a reverse on the game's opening play against the Mustangs ... it was his first-career carry ... caught a 9-yard pass in the Mids' Homecoming loss to East Carolina ... helped Navy rush for a season-high 421 yards ... caught the first-two passes of his young career in the Mids' overtime loss to Air Force ... his seven-yard catch against the Falcons with 18 seconds remaining in the first half was his first-career reception ... caught a 17-yard pass in the fourth quarter which led to a field goal.
2010: Did not see any varsity action.
High School / Personal: A 2009 graduate of Desert Vista High School, Bolena attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2009-10 academic year ... a two-sport standout who earned three letters in football and two letters in track & field as a sprinter ... received Second-Team All-State (Ariz.) recognition his senior year ... member of his high school track team that was crowned the national champion in its class ... son of Gary and Stephanie Bolena and Michael and Michelle Scearce ... majoring in general science.