Brad Rusin
Brad Rusin

Player Profile

Holmes Beach, FL

High School:
St. Stephen's Prep

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 200




UCLA vs. Oregon State Oct. 1, 2006

UCLA vs. Oregon State, Oct. 1, 2006 (Photos by Don Liebig, UCLA Photography)


UCLA at Loyola Marymount Photo Gallery

UCLA at Loyola Marymount 8-20-06 (Exhibition)

2008 -- Team co-captain started and played in 20 games, scoring three goals with one assist for seven points ... First-team All-Pac-10 and second-team NSCAA/adidas All-Far West Region ... Selected to Top Drawer's Team of the Season (2nd team) ... Named the Pac-10 Player of the Week and a consensus National Team of the Week member for Oct. 20-26 after scoring the game-winner at Oregon State and leading the defense to a pair of shutouts ... Tied for second on the team with two game-winning goals (vs. UC Riverside and at Oregon State) ... Led a young defensive unit to eight shutouts on the year, including six consecutive ... Voted UCLA's Defensive MVP.

2007 --Honorable mention All-Pac-10 selection for the third-straight year ... Played in 20 games with 19 starts ... Central defender who was a key contributor to five shutouts ... All-Tournament selection at the adidas/IU Credit Union Classic.

2006 -- Earned honorable mention All-Pac-10 honors for the second consecutive season ... Played in 21 games with 16 starts ... Stopped a sure goal at the goal line in the opening minutes of the NCAA semifinal game against Virginia ... Headed a shot off the line in the second half of the NCAA third round game against Clemson ... Suffered a separated shoulder three minutes into the Oct. 8 game at San Diego State but benefited from a bye week and returned in time to start the Bruins' next game on Oct. 20, helping the Bruins shut out Oregon State, 3-0.

2005 -- Named to the College Soccer News All-Freshman first team and to Top Drawer Soccer's All-Rookie Team ... Earned honorable mention All-Pac-10 honors ... Selected to the Top Drawer Soccer Team of the Week Oct. 24 after scoring the game-winning goal, the first of his career, against UC Santa Barbara ... Played in 15 games and made 11 starts.

High School -- 2005 EA Sports All-American at St. Stephen's Prep ... Recorded eight goals and four assists while playing center back ... Named team MVP while leading St. Stephen's to an 18-1-2 season in 2005 ... First-team all-state, all-area ... Also played one year (2001-02) at Valparaiso HS in Indiana ... Trained at the IMG Soccer Academy in Bradenton, FL ... IMG Defensive Player of the Year ... Has served as team captain for the IMG PDL squad, North West Indiana United FC and the Indianapolis Arsenal SC ... Five-year Indiana ODP State team member ... Played on the IMG Academy Team that won the 2005 U-19 Dallas Cup ... Earned a second-place finish in 2002 and a third-place showing in 2000 at the 3v3 Nationals ... Trained with Bolton Wanderers in the summer of 2004.

Personal -- Holds a USYSA D National Coaches License ... Lists his greatest athletic thrills as tying the U-17 Brazilian National Team, 1-1, and winning the 2005 Dallas Cup ... Admires Michael Jordan ... Names import cars as his hobby ... Mother Karen and younger brother Parker live in Holmes Beach, FL ... Father Clifford Rusin played Division I soccer in the early 70's for Western Illinois University ... Full name is Bradford Evan Rusin ... Born September 5, 1986 in Crown Point, IN ... Geography major with a career objective in engineering management or architecture/construction management.

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