2 - Jess Rusin
Jess Rusin
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Garwood, N.J.
High School: Arthur L. Johnson Clark
Position: F

As a Junior in 2012:
2012 Northeast Conference Second Team...Named to the NEC Academic Honor Roll...Named to the 2012 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad...Appeared in 18 games…Led the squad with 24 points, including a team-leading nine goals and was third on the team with six assists… Registered at least one goal and one assist per game on four different occasions…Scored twice on Sept. 2 at Yale…Tallied the game-winning goal and an assist at Sacred Heart on Oct. 7…Scored a goal and an assist in a 2-1 victory over Vermont on Sept. 9…Tallied a goal and an assist at Harvard on Sept. 30.

As a Sophomore in 2011:
Named to the 2011 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA National Academic Squad…Had a break-out season, finishing the year ranked second in goals (10) and points (22)…Also added two assists…Is one of 12 players in Quinnipiac history to total double-digit goals in a season…Currently ranks 15th all-time with 14 goals scored…Also ranks 20th all-time with 31 career points…Tied for the team-lead, along with Kim Cunniff and Danielle Allan, with three multiple-goal games…Recorded one of Quinnipiac’s two hat tricks for the 2011 season…Scored her first goal of the season in a 6-2 win against Holy Cross on Aug. 26…Scored three goals, while assisting on a fourth, in a 6-0 win against Colgate on Sept. 9…Scored once in a 4-3 win against Harvard on Sept. 18…Had a pair of goals at Columbia in a 3-1 victory…Scored in a 3-2 loss to Brown on Oct. 4…Scored twice in a 4-2 win against Saint Francis (Pa.) on Oct. 9…

As a Freshman in 2010:
Played in all 18 games, starting in five … Scored four goals and added one assist for a total of nine points … Tallied an assist in the Bobcats’ season-opening win at Lehigh on Aug. 28 … Scored two goals, including the game-winner, at Sacred Heart on Oct. 10 … Scored a goal at Bryant on Oct. 29 … Scored a goal in the Bobcats’ NEC semifinal game at Rider on Nov. 5.

Before Quinnipiac:
Four-year letterwinner in field hockey and track at Arthur J. Johnson (N.J.) High School… Holds school record for career and single-season goals and assists… All-State, First Team All-North Jersey, First Team Coaches Selection, First Team All-Conference, First Team All-County, County Player of the Year, Offensive Player of the Year, County MVP… Leading scorer on Johnson’s first Section State and County Championship teams… Also Played club field hockey for Team Impact.

Daughter of Karen and Mark Rusin… Has one brother, Matthew (22), and two sisters, Amanda (16), and Marissa (21)...Majoring in physical therapy… Born in Garwood, N.J.
Career Stats
Rusin, JessFr.2010-111840.2210.0690.50
Rusin, JessSo.2011-1219100.5320.11221.16
Rusin, JessJr.2012-131990.4760.32241.26
Career Totals--56230.4190.16550.98