General: Will play outside defender or outside midfielder... Athletic... Has great size... Has improved her strength... Has the ability to contribute to team both on and off the field...
2001: Started 11 of the 15 matches she played in... Came off the bench against No. 2 Stanford (11/4/01), against Oregon State (10/21/01) and against Oregon (10/19/01)... Tallied her first collegiate shot against UNLV (9/23/01)... Helped UA defense register 3-0 shutout of New Mexico (9/7/01)... Started her first collegiate game during season opener at No. 5 Nebraska... Mary Roby Academic Achievement Award winner...
Prep: Four-year first team All-Arizona and All-West Valley Region choice at Glendale (Ariz.) Cactus High School... 2000-01 West Valley Region Player of the Year... Two-time team captain... Set school career records for goals scored (116), assists (63) and total points (285)... Racked up 22 goals and 21 assists while leading Cactus to a 20-1 record and a semifinals berth in the state playoffs... Cactus garnered four regional titles during her time there... Received Scholar-Athlete awards all four years... Played for Sereno Classics club team in Phoenix... Club was State Cup champion and finished third in Far West Regional... Member of state ODP team from 1997-2000... Was in the ODP Region IV pool in 1999... Played in the ODP Region IV Inter-Regional in Houston, Texas, in 1999.
Courtney Russell's Stats at Arizona
Year GP GS Sh G A Pts GWG 2001 15 11 1 0 0 0 0