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Jack Russell
Jack Russell

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Waunakee, Wis.

High School:
Waunakee

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 176

Position:
K

Experience:
2L

2013 Season: Earned second letter, playing in nine games as Badgers' primary field-goal kicker ... converted all 34 PAT attempts, the third-most by a UW kicker that hit 100 percent of his PAT tries in a season ... Made 1 of 2 field goals and converted three extra points vs. South Carolina in the Capital One Bowl on Jan. 1 ... made a career-long 48-yard field goal vs. Penn State on Nov. 30 ... kicked field goals of 31 and 20 yards at Minnesota on Nov. 23 ... converted a career-high three field goals (31, 36, 26 yards) and hit 6 of 6 PATs vs. Indiana on Nov. 16 ... kicked his first two career field goals (26 and 38 yards) and converted all three PATs vs. BYU on Nov. 9 ... converted 8 of 8 PATs at Illinois on Oct. 19 ... went 3-for-3 on PATs vs. Northwestern on Oct. 12 ... kicked off twice, averaging 62.0 yards per kick and went 1-for-1 on PATs vs. Tennessee Tech on Sept. 7

2012 Season: Earned first letter, appearing in eight games ... connected on 2-of-2 extra points against Stanford in the Rose Bowl on Jan. 1 ... converted on 4-of-4 extra points in the Big Ten Championship Game against Nebraska on Dec. 1 ... recorded two kickoffs, averaging 65.0 yards oer kick, and converted on two extra points at Indiana on Nov. 10 ... kicked off twice, averaging 62.0 yards per kick, against Minnesota on Oct. 20 ... recorded seven kickoffs totalling 380 yards at Purdue on Oct. 13 ... kicked off six times for 325 yards against Illinois on Oct. 6 ... recorded two PATs at Nebraska on Sept. 29 ... made Bader debut against UTEP on Sept. 22, averaging 60.4 yards on five kickoffs and recording four PATs

High School: Four and a half star recruit by Kohl's and two-star recruit by ESPN ... No. 48 kicker in the country by Kohl's and No. 65 by ESPN ... first-team all-state by WFCA and AP as a senior after making 69-of-70 PATs, 5-of-7 field goals and recording touchbacks on 68 of 82 on kickoffs ... also a unanimous first-team all-conference selection, first-team all-area and all-region ... had 15 touchbacks as a junior on kickoffs ... four-year member of the school's honor roll ... head coach was Pat Rice

Personal: Parents are Bob and Beth Russell ... volunteered at his church and at the local food pantry ... spoke to local elementary schools ... high school teammate of fellow Badgers Austin Maly, Leo Musso and Derek Straus ... major is undecided

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Game-by-Game Field Goals (made field goals in (parentheses))
2012 SEASON: UTEP 33; at Nebraska 41

2013 SEASON: Tennessee Tech 31; Iowa 54; BYU (26, 38); Indiana (31, 36, 26); at Minnesota (31, 20) 38; Penn State (48); vs. South Carolina (35) 42

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