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Russell Budd
Russell Budd

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Toronto, Ontario

High School:
Community Hebrew Academy

08/08/2013

151 DePaul Student-Athletes Earn BIG EAST All-Academic Honors

Blue Demons honored for a 3.0 GPA or higher in 2012-13 academic year

07/24/2013

Budd Named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar

Russell Budd becomes a two-time Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar

06/10/2013

Athletics Banquet Celebrates Blue Demon Accomplishments

Five DePaul student-athletes receive multiple awards for 2012-13 season

04/30/2013

Pavelko Leads Blue Demons to a Sixth Place Finish at the BIG EAST Championship

Senior John Pavelko carded two eagles in the final round on Tuesday

04/29/2013

Golf Continues Strong Play at BIG EAST Championship

John Pavelko and Adrian Halimi enter Tuesday's final round in a tie for 16th place

10/09/2011

John Dallio Memorial

John Dallio Memorial at Ruffled Feathers GC - Oct. 8-9, 2011.

Russell Budd Career Statistics Get Acrobat Reader

2012-13 (Senior): Played in 30 rounds and led DePaul with a 75.13 stroke average which was a career-low... led DePaul in scoring at five tournaments -- Windon Memorial, Georgetown Intercollegiate, Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate, USF Invitational and Memphis Intercollegiate... carded six rounds of 72 or lower... season-low 69 in the final round of the John Dallio... three top 15 finishes -- John Dallio Memorial (t12th), Georgetown Intercollegiate (t11th) and Kemper Sports Invitational (t7th)... season-low three-round total , 217 at the Georgetown Intercollegiate.

2011-12 (Junior):
Carded 29 rounds and a scoring average of 75.48 which was the third best average on the squad... shot a season-best 69 in the second round of the Cardinal Collegiate in which he finished fourth... at the Cardinal Collegiate he finished -3 for the tournament... finished in the top 25 at four events - Cardinal Collegiate (4th), Georgetown Intercollegiate (13th), Adam's Cup of Newport (23rd) and at the Earl Yestingsmeier Invitational... carded six rounds of 72 or lower... one of only three Blue Demons to shoot a sub-70 round during the season.

2010-11 (Sophomore): Totaled 27 rounds with a 77.15 scoring average... finished in the top 25 on three occasions... finished in a tie for 12th in two events for best finish of the season... the 12th-place at the Cardinal Collegiate and John Dallio Memorial led the team... recorded three rounds of 72 or better... fired a 70 in the first round of the season at the Cardinal Collegiate for best 18-hole score... also recorded best 54-hole total at the opener in Louisville, Ky., with a score of 216 (E)... finished in the top 25 at the Mizzou Intercollegiate in a group in 20th place... posted a tournament score of 233 (+17) at the Mizzou Intercollegiate.

2009-10 (Freshman): Earned BIG EAST Academic honors... totaled 27 rounds in 11 events... finished the season with a 76.59 scoring average... posted three rounds of 70 or lower to tie for team lead... notched top finish at the Xavier Invitational with a fourth-place finish... set the team's low round and low tournament total of the season at the Xavier Invitational... carded a 67 in the first round and followed it up with a 70 and 72 for 54-hole total of 209... also added a top 25 finish with a tie for 11th at the John Dallio Memorial.

High School: Four-time MVP of golf team at Community Hebrew Academy of Toronto... fired a personal best four-round total of 282 (-2) at the 2009 Ontario Men's Amateur to finish ninth... finished fifth at the 2009 Barret Amateur at one-over par... placed 13th at the 2009 Ontario Junior Amateur after a sixth-place finish in 2008... ranked in the top 50 in the 2009 RCGA Men's Order of Merit... finished sixth at even-par in three rounds at the AJGA Lessings Open in 2008... also played baseball with TDCAA Tier II Championships in 2007 and 2009.

Personal: Son of Michael and Kaila Budd... has a sister, Diandra... enrolled in the College of Commerce.