- United States
- Mt. Vernon, OH
- High School
- Mt. Vernon
- Past Teams
- Ohio State
- 2010, 2011, 2012
Major: Family Resource Management (2012), Business (2011), Undeclared (2010)
Weight: 183 (2012), 180 (2010-11)
2012 Media Guide: Russell is in his third year with the football program, having initially walked on to the team in the fall of 2010 … is a left-footed kicker … did not see any game action in 2011 after redshirting the 2010 season … pronunciation of his name – it sounds like “wow” with a “d” and a “p” and not like soup – caused a minor twitter trend last year when the official player pronunciation guide incorrectly listed it as “Doup like soup.”
2011 Media Guide: Reserve placekicker … joined the OSU program as a walk-on in 2010.
2010: Redshirted the season.
High School: Played for Coach Gary Keller at Mount Vernon High … basketball team captain … member of OCC conference championship teams in basketball and baseball … National Honor Society, student council.