3 Marisa Russo
Marisa  Russo


Warwick, RI

High School:
J.W. Mitchell HS






Women's Soccer Defeats UAB on Senior Day

Owls earned 2-0 shutout


Women's Soccer to Host Senior Day Thursday

Owls will fight for spot in Conference USA Tournament


Russo Lifts Women's Soccer to Victory Over Marshall

Owls earn first Conference USA victory


More than 250 FAU Student-Athletes Earn a GPA of 3.0 or Greater for Fall 2012 Semester

Eight student-athletes were named to the president's list after earning a perfect 4.0 GPA for fall 2012.


Smith's Overtime Goal Gives Women's Soccer 2-1 Win over Louisiana

Lantes breaks school record for career saves with six stops

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Starting forward and midfielder who will lead a young attacking unit.

2012: Started 14 of the 17 matches in which she played...tallied 1,017 minutes...took 23 shots and scored one goal and an assist.

2011: Ranked third on the team with 16 shots...scored first goal of season against UMKC (9/4)...contributed to game-winning goal with first assist of the season against Troy (10/2)...started 15 matches, playing a season-best 94 minutes against South Alabama (9/30)...saw 81 minutes in home shutout over Furman (9/16)...tallied five shots in win over Lynn.

2010: Appeared in all 19 matches as a freshman, including making six starts to emerge as a key component in the Owls qualifying for the Sun Belt Conference tournament...scored first career goal on first collegiate shot at Stetson (8/20)...led team with five assists and stood fourth on the team with nine points...added an assist against Stetson in collegiate debut...provided an assist against Fresno State (9/5) and on the game-winning goal by Brittney Nash against Fordham (9/19)...scored second goal of the season in home league win over Arkansas-Little Rock (9/26)...had assist in consecutive matches at South Alabama (10/1) and Troy (10/3)...played all 90 minutes against Western Kentucky (10/10).

Prep/Club: Led J.W. Mitchell High School in scoring all four years, tallying 128 goals in career...four-year first team all-county, all-conference player and Golden Boot Award selection...named team's MVP during senior year...named team captain during senior and junior seasons.

Personal: Born on Sept. 9, 1991 in Warwick, RI... daughter of Wayne and Cindy Russo...business major...older brother played baseball at Rhode Island and was MVP of the Atlantic 10 Conference...named to the 2011 fall semester FAU Honor Roll with a 3.0 or higher GPA.

Career Stats
OFFENSE            GP  G   A   Pts   Shots   Shot%   SOG   SOG%   GW   PK-Att
2010.............. 19  2   5     9      13    .154     3   .231    0    0-0
2011.............. 15  1   1     3      16    .062     5   .312    0    0-0
Totals............ 34  3   6    12      29    .103     8   .276    0    0-0
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