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Getting to Know: Espen Russell

Espen Russell is a member of the Penn Boys Soccer Team.

What were your goals for this season?: To win or do well.

Did you meet your goal?: Yes, I believe I did well and we went 9-3-3.

How do you train during the off-season?: I play for multiple other teams year round.

What do you think sets you apart from other soccer players?: My mindset.

Who are your biggest influences in the sport?: My dad has always been pushing for me to do better in soccer.

What is your biggest strength/weakness on the field?: My weakness is my awareness and my strength is my size.

Who are your biggest supporters – family, friends, teammates, etc.?: My parents are my biggest supporters.

How do you think you could improve your game?: Improve my speed and awareness.

What do you think is your biggest accomplishment this season?: Getting promoted.

What is the most important thing you have learned from soccer?: To value the season while I can because it’s over before you know it.

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