24 Breauna Russell
24 Breauna Russell
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Phoenix, Ariz.
High School: Washington HS '08
Position: G
Experience: 3L

2010-11: Played in the first 10 games of the 2010-11 campaign before suffering a season-ending injury. Averaged 12.8 minutes per game prior to the injury, and had an average of 3.5 points, 1.2 rebounds and 0.8 steals. In back-to-back games at San Diego (Dec. 18) and Oregon State (Dec. 21), Russell contributed a combined 12 points, six rebounds, two assists and two steals.

2009-10: Was one of five Eagles to play in all 31 games, and earned three starting nods. Averaged 2.1 points per game and 1.5 rebounds, while also contributing 28 steals in the 2009-10 season. Played well in both of Eastern’s matchups with Pac-10 powerhouse Oregon, as she tallied a career-high and team-leading five steals in the first game on Nov. 16, and then recorded a season-high 10 points in Eastern’s final game of the season in the first round of the WNIT (March 18).

2008-09: Russell was selected to the Big Sky Conference All-Academic team. She played in 16 games as an Eastern freshman in 2008-09, finishing the year with 16 points and 11 steals.

High School: Russell helped lead her Washington High School team to a trio of 4A state titles her sophomore-senior seasons. She was named second team All-State those three years and earned All-State honorable mention accolades as a freshman. Russell was the Most Valuable Player of the state championship game her senior season. She also earned a letter in volleyball in 2006.

Personal: Daughter of Brent and Ethel Russell. Breauna is one of eight children, including four sisters, Brittany (20) Jasmyne (12) Ayala (9) and Saniya (2), and three brothers, Justin (18) Preston (16) and Johnathan (12). Majoring in applied developmental psychology.

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