Rebels Welcome Veteran Defense Back For 2014 Campaign
2013: Saw action in 13 games as one of the first players off the bench for the Rebels ... Suffered a season-ending injury against No. 7 South Carolina (10/20) ... Played 263 minutes prior to her injury with a season-long 60 minutes against UALR (9/22) ... Helped the Rebels post seven shutouts before her injury against the Gamecocks ... Named a Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-District first team selection ...
2012: Suffered an injury in the preseason and did not see action ... Redshirted ... HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Tupelo High School in Tupelo, Miss ... Started every game during her high school career ... Recorded 68 goals and 24 assists ... Helped Tupelo to a 64-14-4 record over her four seasons and earned several accolades including being named to the All-State First Team, the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal Player of the Year and two-time team MVP ... Three-year member of Tupelo's track team and was a three-time finalist in the class 6A 300m hurdles ... As a junior, she broke the school record in the 300m hurdles, which stood for 15 years, with a time of 46.35 ... Five-time Rotary Scholar, an ACT Scholar and a member of the National Honor Society ... Graduated early from high school with a 4.0 GPA and was fifth in her class of 514.
ODP: Mississippi ODP program (2006-08).
CLUB: Played club soccer for Tupelo FC, Fire and most recently Birmingham United SA ... Led the team in goals and points for the past two years.
PERSONAL: Born January 25, 1994 ... Daughter of Bo and Noel Russell ... Her father, Bo, was an All-SEC Defensive Back in 1989 at Mississippi State and is a 1993 graduate of the Ole Miss Law School ... She is the fourth generation in her family to attend Ole Miss but the first to do so as an undergraduate.
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