2015: Enjoyed a breakout junior season, finishing third on the team in rbi (29) and tied-for-fourth in home runs (6)...named to the America East All-Tournament team after driving in five runs in four games...went 3-for-4 in a win vs. Bethune Cookman on Feb. 20...went 2-for-4 with her first career home run vs. Oakland on Feb. 21...went 3-for-4 with three rbi and a home run vs. Siena on Feb. 28...had a home run and four rbi in win vs. Binghamton on Apr. 7...had three hits and two rbi in five at-bats vs. Sacred Heart on Apr. 7...hit a grand slam in a win over Albany on Apr. 28...had two hits and two rbi in the America East Championship game vs. Binghamton on May 9.
2014: Played in 19 games, starting 10 ... hit .214 with four RBIs ... RBI and a run scored at Quinnipiac on Apr. 17 ... pinch-hit single vs. Hofstra on Apr. 10 ... went 2-for-5 with an RBI and three runs scored in three-game series vs. Hartford ... pinch-hit single vs. Albany on Mar. 22 ... had a double and two RBIs vs. Liberty on Mar. 2 ... recorded two at-bats at Kennesaw State on Feb. 22.
2013: Saw action in four games and hit .400 (2-for-5) with one run scored ... had a pinch-hit single against Louisiana-Monroe on Mar. 10 ... singled against Florida A&M on Mar. 10.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Minisink Valley High School for head coach Bruce Guyette ... also lettered in track and field and soccer ... named captain of the softball team in 2012 ... named All-District second team in 2011 and first team in 2012 ... named team MVP from 2010-12. .. named an MSG Varsity top 10 player in the Hudson Valley in 2011 and '12 and fourth-team All-State in 2012 ... led team to conference co-championships in 2011 and '12 .. .member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Diane Victoria Caruso ... born March 3, 1994 in New York City ... daughter of Tom Caruso and Amada Santana ... majoring in journalism.
Caruso Fun Facts: Favorite car: Mustang ... favorite sport other than softball: Football ... favorite TV show: SportsCenter ... favorite movie: Anchorman ... favorite musician: Jason Aldean ... most impressive person I've ever met: Lady Antebellum.