• Russo will attend the University of Notre Dame in the fall of 2011.
• He represented the U.S. Under-18 team at the 2010 Ivan Hlinka Memorial tournament and helped lead Team USA to a gold medal at the 2010 World Under-17 Challenge, recording three goals and five points in six games.
• Russo played his entire AAA career with the Chicago Mission prior to joining the U.S. National Team Development Program in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
NHL team: Chicago Blackhawks
NHL player: Drew Doughty
Shootout move: “Forehand to backhand, shelf”
Video game: NHL 2010
TV show: Psych
Actress: Megan Fox
Pump-up song: “Landslide” by Dixie Chicks
Sport (other than hockey): Basketball
Breakfast food: Eggs