2010-2011: Named Holy Cross’ Rookie of the Year...recorded season-best times at the Patriot League Championship in the 100 fly (57.79) and 50 free (24.22)...posted a season-best time in the 200 fly (2:25.46) versus Bryant...named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the varsity swim team at Stratford H.S...team captain junior and senior year...named Stratford High School Male CAS-CIAC Scholar Athlete...received the Southwest Conference Sportsmanship Award in 2008...named to the SWC All-Academic team all four years...was Student Council president...member of National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society.
Personal: Son of Anthony and Donna Russo...has one sister, Jamie...majoring in Political Science.
Russo's Top Times
|Event (yards)||Time||Meet (Date)|
|100 Fly||57.79||Patriot League Championship (2/18/2011)|
|200 Fly||2:25.46||Bryant (2/5/2011)|
|50 Free||24.22||Patriot League Championship (2/17/2011)|