Russell Hampton
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Carlsbad, Calif.

High School:
Carlsbad HS '08

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 180

Position:
Atk

Major:
International Relations

2011: Enjoyed first full season, playing all 34 games for 501 minutes... Scored 35 goals for team-high 34 assists... Shot .522 (67 attempts), highest among Aggies with 20 or more goals... Also had 22 steals, 4 drawn kickouts and 4 field blocks... Performed four hat tricks, including 5 goals vs. La Verne (9/25) and 4 goals each at Redlands (9/10) and UC San Diego (10/2)... Also had season-best 4 assists vs. the Tritons in SoCal Invite finale.

2010: Redshirted.

2009: Team's most efficient scorer on a per-minute basis... Shot 14-for-29 in 230 minutes, having played in 25 games... Also had 9 assists and 6 steals... Led Aggies with 4 goals vs. Cal Lutheran (9/26) for his first career hat trick... Hit 3 of 3 with a pair of drawn exclusions vs. Navy at UCI Invitational (10/11).

2008: Played in 15 games for 93 minutes... Shot 4-for-5 with 5 assists... Added 2 steals and a drawn exclusion... Scored first collegiate goal in fourth quarter vs. Pomona-Pitzer (9/6)... Also had one goal in each of three UCSC Slugfest games (9/27-9/28), including goal and two assists vs. Occidental.

CARLSBAD HS '08: Earned first-team All-Avocado League and second-team All-San Diego Section as a senior... Named team's Offensive MVP as a junior... Also starred in swimming, earning NISCA All-America accolades in 200 individual medley and 400 free relay... Helped lead team to CIF-SDS titles in both sports for three straight years... Two-year Scholar-Athlete honoree... Played club ball for Carlsbad WPC from 2002-08.

PERSONAL: Born in Vista, Calif.... Majoring in international relations... Parents are Robert & Anne Hampton... Says few people know he is a certified California beach lifeguard... Would title his autobiography, Hey, Can Someone Give Me A Ride To Work?