Ish Boloringraduated from Eastern Connecticut State University (Sport and Leisure Management), where he was a four year member of the Warriors baseball team. He recorded a record 13 triples in 2007 as a junior right fielder, led the team in steals (14) and helped lead the team to the Division 3 World Series. Ismael assisted at various camps held by head coach Bill Hollowaty. He also played two years in Puerto Rico after college where he led the team in triples and stolen bases. As a Senior captain he helped lead Manchester High School to the state tournament under former Eastern CT Graduate Paul Winarski.