Nick Russo enters his first season as head coach of the men's soccer program and fourth year on staff. Prior to joining the staff Russo was the Varsity Head Coach as Shaler Area High School for 3 Seasons. As a head coach at the youth cup soccer level he has led a Beadling Soccer Club team for the past 8 years which includes winning 2 state cups. He is currently the head coach of the U17 Boys Elite Beadling Team.
A 2010 Graduate of LaRoche College, Russo was a 4 year starter and captain of the Mens soccer team earning all conference honors as a defender. Post graduation he continued his soccer career by training and playing in matches for an English semi-professional team. Nick finished his playing career in Kansas City playing for the Kansas City Comets of the MISL.
Now using his Business Managment degree from La Roche College, Russo works for a small family owned business located in Pittsburgh.