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Russell Haughton-James

Incoming West Virginia University freshman Russell Haughton-James isn't going to compete in the decathlon for the Mountaineer track team, but his high school playing career might have prepared him for that event.

Russell Haughton-James always knew that football was his main sport, and his ticket to a college scholarship, but that didn't stop him from playing other sports in high school. The athletic offensive lineman said that a motivation to learn about other sports and see what their challenges held was a prime motivator in making him try as many different ones as he could. "I wanted to see what other... Recommended Stories

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