Danny Climo enters his fourth season at George Mason and is expected to be a starter in the defense ... Skillful passer with strong left foot.
2003: Saw action and started 21 games for Mason ... Tied for first among teammates with four assists on the year ... Scored the Patriots lone goal in a 2-1 loss at Wake Forest (Sept. 16) ... Totaled six points for the season ... Sent 13 shots toward the goal ... Named to the Athletic Director's Honor Roll spring semester.
2002: One of four Patriots to play in all 19 games ... Started 16 contests in the midfield and as the left-side defender ... Led team with five assists, including first career multi-assist game with two vs. UNC Wilmington ... Had assists on game-winning goals in season-opening contests vs. Temple and St. Francis (PA) in JMU/Comfort Inn Invitational ... Also had an assist at JMU ... Key element of Patriot defense that posted eight shutouts and which allowed 21 goals in 19 games, the lowest total for a season since 1990 ... Earned spot on Athletic Director's Honor Roll (Spring 2003) for outstanding work in classroom.
2001: Played in 13 games, starting 12, as a defender in solid freshman season ... Helped Patriot defense to limit opponents to nine goals over last 10 games, including four shutouts, as Mason posted 6-3-1 record ... Contributed to offense with one goal and one assist for three points ... Sent 12 shots toward the goal ... Scored first collegiate goal vs. Boston University, and contributed assist off long throw-in at American ... Earned spot on Athletic Director's Honor Roll (both semesters).
Prep/Club: Played six years at Mosslands School in England and was captain of his team each year ... Named team Player of the Year in final two seasons ... Played for schoolboy and youth teams for six years, scoring a total of 12 goals ... Invited to England junior national team trials in 1996 ... Also represented his district (three years) and city (two years) in regional competition.
Personal: Full name is Daniel P. Climo ... Born October 22, 1982 ... Son of the late Peter and Carol Climo ... Has two brothers ... 1999 graduate of Mosslands School, where he also competed in basketball and cricket for six years each ... Earned Higher National Certificate in Sports Science... Majoring in physical education.