52 - Xavier Russo
Xavier Russo
Height: 6-5
Weight: 255
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Francisco, CA
High School: St. Ignatius College Prep
Position: LB

Junior:  Played in all 10 games as one of the Bears’ starting linebackers…Finished fifth on the team with 46 total tackles; 29 solo and 17 assists…Finished the season with 3.5 tackles for a loss of 27 yards, including three quarterback sacks for a total loss of 23 yards…Named to the Ivy League Honor Roll after a breakout game against Harvard in which he made eight tackles, forced a fumble, returned an interception for 16 yards, and made a quarterback sack for a loss of 14 yards…Broke up a pass in the Bears’ season opening win over Georgetown…Sophomore: Played in all ten games…Made a total of nine tackles on the season; four solo and five assists…Had a season high three tackles in the Bears’ win at Georgetown...Freshman: Saw varsity action against Princeton as a rookie… Secondary School Background: A graduate of Saint Ignatius College Prep where he lettered in football, basketball, and baseball… Captain of the football team, Xavier was named 2nd Team All W.C.A.L., 2nd Team All-City (SF)… Recipient of the J.B. Murphy Award as well as the National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete Award… Member of Principal’s Honor Roll… Graduated with Honors… Also a member of the Block Club, an athletic fraternity club… Recipient of the EarthTeam.net Visual Arts Award… Personal: Xavier Farrow Russo, the son of Lawrence and Jeslyn Russo…Has one sibling, Dominique… Enjoys drawing an sketching along with spending time with friends…  BEO concentrator.