Spotlight Player of the Day | Tommy Russell

Spotlight Player of the Day | Tommy Russell

Published on April 28, 2023

Name: Tommy Russell

Player Name: Zeda

School: Forest Hills

Age: 16

Grade: 10

Esports game(s): Valorant

Parents: Danielle and Dan Russell

Esports achievements: Got 35 kills in a TEC game and has the highest avg combat score in FH Esports all-time

Coach’s quote: “This is Tommy‚Äôs first season in ESports and he has made an immediate impact on our roster. There is no question that Tommy can make highlight worthy shots, but he is also the brains in assisting Issac in team strategy. Like Isaac, Tommy has learned more about teamwork and the value of having a face to face team. With more experience next year, I believe Tommy will be an asset for our organization.” – Forest Hills Team Manager Ben Grove

Favorite subject: Math

Favorite movie: The Sandlot

Favorite video game: Valorant

Favorite food: wings

Favorite teacher (subject taught): Mr.Krise (MATH)

Favorite song: (dont have one)

Favorite app on your phone: youtube

Outside interest: sports

If you were an animal, what animal would you be and why?: a dog because they are loyal

Favorite esports team: Sentinels

Esport player most admired: SEN Tenz

Most influential person on my esports career: Mr.Grove

Most impressive esports player that you have competed against: vsniiipes

Proudest esports achievement: getting 2 aces and 35 kills in my first game this season

How I got my start: I played with my friend Skipp and Mr.Grove told me to join Esports

Future goal: To get a scholarship to play in college

Written by Regina Ann Nappo

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