The Score and Save Soccer Academy is under the direction of Rob Russo, the former Head Men's Soccer Coach at Denison University. As a USSF "A" licensed coach he has been involved in the Olympic Development Program at both the state and regional level. In 2015 Coach Russo surpassed the 400 win mark and is one of only 30 Coaches in the history of College Soccer to achieve this feat. Coach Russo teams have been selected to participate in 14 NCAA tournaments. He has coached 16 All-Americans, 3 National "Players of the Year" and 5 of his former players have gone on to play professionally.
In 2001, The Denison University team, under the direction of Coach Russo, posted their best record in the history of soccer at Denison University. The soccer team was honored by being selected to the NCAA tournament and Russo was selected as the Great Lakes Region Coach of the Year. This is the third time Russo has achieved Regional Coach of the Year. In addition, in 1986, Coach Russo was honored as National Coach of the Year.
Recently retired as Head Men's Soccer Coach at Denison University, Coach Russo continues to work with youth soccer players in the Ohio area and takes high school, college, and club teams to Holland and Germany.