Hometown: Dillsburg, PA
Age: 25 (10/30/91)
College: NC State
After suffering a season-ending injury in 2015, Danny DiPrima will return for his third season with the Islanders in 2016.
2015 (City Islanders): DiPrima scored one goal and played a total of 881 minutes, doubling from the prior season, before suffering a season-ending knee injury.
2014 (City Islanders): Danny helped lead the Islanders to the USL Championship Final, appearing in 15 matches, tallying 465 minutes on the pitch and netting one goal and one assist.
DiPrima began his collegiate career at St. John’s University before transferring to NC State University. During his three seasons with the Wolfpack, he appeared in 51 matches, netting four goals and dishing out five assists.
Formerly, DiPrima had an outstanding youth career with Northern High School and the City Islanders Youth Academy. At Northern, Danny was a four-year varsity starter and earned First-Team All-Conference honors as a junior and senior. He was also voted Conference Player of the Year as a junior. DiPrima captained the Polar Bears during both his junior and senior seasons.