Dianna Russini returns for her fourth season at George Mason and is expected to impact the forward line ... Majoring in communication.
2003: Enjoyed excellent season as a member of the Patriots... Developed into a solid scoring threat, finishing second on the team in goals scored with four... Added one assist on game-winning overtime goal at Georgetown... Ranked third on the team in points (9)... Appeared in 20 games, earning 11 starts... Led George Mason with three game-winning goals... Tallied first collegiate point on a goal versus La Salle... Netted the game-winning score against William & Mary in overtime... Also registered game-winning goals in shutout victories over Pennsylvania and Villanova... Attempted 14 shots.
2002: Had solid sophomore campaign, playing in 10 games as a forward.
2001: Saw action in two games at forward during freshman season ... Gained valuable experience playing with the Patriots during the spring season ... Earned spot on Athletic Director's Honor Roll (both semesters) for outstanding work in the classroom.
Prep/Club: Earned all-league honors in each of final three seasons at Northern Valley High School ... Second-team all-county pick and honorable mention all-state choice as a senior ... Member of New Jersey State Olympic Development Program (ODP) from 1995-97 ... Played club soccer for Allendale (NJ) Americans.
Personal: Full name is Dianna Russini ... Born February 11, 1983 ... Daughter of Camille and Richard Russini ... Has one brother, Michael, and one sister, Nicole ... 2001 graduate of Northern Valley High School.