Charissa Bautista ('97) was an outstanding two-sport star at George Mason. In track, Charissa was the Virginia State 400 meter sprint champion her senior year. At the same meet, she anchored the George Mason 1600 meter relay team that also won the Virginia State Championship. Charissa holds two individual George mason track records (59.8 seconds in the 400 meter dash and 4 minutes and 6 seconds as a member of the 1600 meter relay team). In basketball, Charissa was named as a member of the First Team All-Regional and All-District teams her senior year and was selected as the District Co-Player Of The Year her senior year.