|Full name||Joshua W. Bolton|
|Date of birth||May 26, 1984|
|Place of birth||Penfield, New York, United States|
|Height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|2005–2007||Rochester Raging Rhinos||18||(0)|
|2005||→ Wilmington Hammerheads (loan)||1||(0)|
|2007||→ Harrisburg City Islanders (loan)||2||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of September 2, 2010|
Bolton grew up in Penfield, New York, and was a childhood fan of the Rochester Rhinos. He graduated in 2002 from Penfield High School. He attended Williams College, playing on the men’s soccer team from 2002 to 2005. He was a 2004 and 2005 1st Team All American. and the 2004 and 2005 New England Small College Athletic Conference Player of the Year.
In 2005, Bolton spent the collegiate off season with the Albany Admirals in the Premier Development League. In 2006, he signed with the Rochester Rhinos of the USL First Division going on loan with the Wilmington Hammerheads of the USL Second Division for one game. In April 2007, the Rhinos loaned Bolton to the Harrisburg City Islanders of the USL-2 for two games. On February 13, 2008, Bolton signed with the Atlanta Silverbacks of USL-1.
Bolton was not included on the 2011 roster released by Charleston on April 7, 2011.
- Penfield High grad Bolton bids farewell in short pro soccer return
- 2004 All Americans
- 2005 All Americans
- Devo's Direct Kicks
- Silverbacks Sign Josh Bolton Archived 2008-09-29 at the Wayback Machine
- "Charleston signs three additions". USLsoccer.com. Archived from the original on 2010-03-01. Retrieved 2010-03-04.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-10-25. Retrieved 2011-04-07.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)