|Hometown:||San Francisco, CA|
|High School:||Thacher School|
A strong and determined attacker, Russell will be used to provide experience and aggression on the attacking end ... 2003: Named to the IWLCA A Academic Honor Roll ... Saw action in five games, starting in four of them ... Tallied three goals with one ground ball and one draw control ... Missed the rest of the season with nan injury ... 2002: Finished as the Bears' fourth-leading scorer with 22 points on 19 goals and three assists ... Started all 14 games ... Had 16 ground balls, four caused turnovers, and nine draw controls ... Posted 8-3-11 numbers in Ivy League games ... Had six multiple-goal games, including four against Northwestern and three against Boston University ... 2001: Did not compete; spent the year in New Zealand and Colorado ... 2000: Played in 13 of 14 games as a rookie ... Tallied four goals and picked up three ground balls ... Scored her first career goal in the second game of the season, an 8-7 overtime victory over Colgate ... Also caused three turnovers ... Before Brown: A two-time team MVP and captain as a senior, Russell was a member of the three-time California State Champion Thacher School team ... She owns the season record for points (91), goals (63) and assists (28), as well as the career records in all three categories (200, 148 and 52) ... A 1999 High School All-American, she was a three-time member of the California State team ... Russell was also a point guard for her school's basketball team, and No. 1 singles player on the tennis squad ... Tennis MVP junior and senior seasons and hoop MVP her sophomore, junior and senior years ... Set a new school basketball record for points in a season (283), points per game (19.2) and career points (803) ... Helped lead the squad to the Condor League Championship her senior year ... Personal: Daughter of Thomas and Nona Russell ... Concentrating in Visual Arts.