Rourke Russell
11
Rourke  Russell
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Long Beach, Calif.

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 165

Position:
Defenseman

Juniors Team:
Green Bay/USHL

Before Miami
Went a team-best +15 while dishing out 10 assists in 59 games for the Green Bay Gamblers in 2016-17 … skated in 48 games with the NAHL's Wichita Falls Wildcats in 2015-16, going +11 with 18 points (4g, 14a) while also chipping in two more assists in seven playoff games … spent the 2014-15 season with the Oakland Jr. Grizzlies U16 team, where he put up 12 points (1g, 11a) in 28 games … spent a year playing golf at Laurel Springs High School.

Personal
Born Feb. 25, 1998 … parents are Debra and Jeff Russell … plans to major in finance … enjoys surfing and golfing.