15   Carl Russell
Carl Russell


GraysLake, Ill.

High School:
GraysLake North

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 165




Huskies Gritty Effort Not Enough Over CMU

Anthony Andres tossed a career-high 143 pitches in seven innings


Home and Away Midweek Games in Store for NIU

The Huskies will host UIC and head to Bradley


NIU Baseball Drops Series Finale to Eagles

TJ Schrader and Andrew Frankenreider combined for 2.2 innings of run free baseball


Huskies Come Through in Extra Innings, 5-3

NIU broke a 3-3 tie with two runs in the top of 10th after trailing 2-0 through three


Complete Effort Leads NIU over EMU, 10-2

Huskies turn four double plays and rack up 12 hits


2014 NIU Baseball - The Road Through Avon

To accomplish a great task, an unprecedented feat must be completed. You're either moving backwards, or you're moving forwards. It's time to move forward. It's time to take The Road Through Avon.


2014 NIU Baseball Podcast - Southern Illinois

Week 3 of the NIU Baseball podcast returns to preview the Southern Illinois and review the Huskies trip to New Mexico.


2014 NIU Baseball Podcast 2/19/14 - New Mexico

Week 2 of the NIU Baseball Podcast, where Head Coach Ed Mathey and Assistant Media Relations Director Matt Scheerer discuss all things NIU Baseball. This week, Mathey reviews the Huskies trip to Arizona and shares his thoughts on the series with Minnesota.


NIU Baseball Podcast: 2/11/14

The NIU Baseball Podcast returns in 2014 for its second season, talking all things NIU baseball with Head Coach Ed Mathey and assistant media relations director Matt Scheerer. Join Ed and Matt as they discuss the upcoming series with Minnesota, preview the 2014 team and some of the happenings in the program.


NIU Fall Baseball Podcast

The first ever fall update from Head Coach Ed Mathey on the NIU Baseball Podcast.


Baseball: NIU vs Toledo

Photo highlights from game one of the Huskies baseball game versus Toledo April 5, 2013.


NIU vs Minnesota

Pictures from the Huskies series vs Minnesota at Camelback Ranch in Glendale, Ariz. Photos by Vince Schmidt, 108-365

Team captain during senior year ... Three year varsity letter winner ... Awarded hitter of the year in 2013 ... Named to the Fox Valley Coaches First Team his junior and senior years ... Competed in 29 games in his final season, recording four home runs, 43 hits, with a 37 RBI and .478 batting average ... Helped his team to the very first Conference championship in the school's history.


Born April 30, 1995 ... Son of Kim and Allan Russell ... Honor roll student in junior and senior season ... Member of the Public Service Practicum ... Recorded 50 plus hours of community service during senior year ... Enjoys fresh and salt water fishing ... Intends on majoring in business ... Played for the Kenosha Indians AAU baseball team in his summers ... Admires Derek Jeter for "his ability on the field and contributions off the field."