3  Jen Short
Jen Short
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mentor, OH

High School:
Mentor HS

Height:
5-6

Position:
M

Birthdate:
04/05/1984

As a Junior: Started four games while appearing in 16...Scored the only Herd goal in the season opening game at La Salle...Registered one goal in the 2-1 win over Morehead State...Had one assist in the 6-0 win over Cleveland State...Scored one goal against Toledo.

As a Sophmore: Helped the Herd on all facets in 2003... Replaced Ashleigh Woods for a pair of games when the 2003 first-team all-MAC goalie went down with a broken hand halfway through the season...Helped the Herd in a shutout tie against Wright State in her premier in front of the net...Had the fourth-best point total (4) in 2003 while picking up two goals and an assist...boasted the best shot on goal percentage (.917) on the squad...Had goals in a 3-1 loss to Buffalo on Oct. 3 and a 4-3 overtime loss against Bowling Green on Oct. 26.

As a Freshman: Played in nine games. Had her first career start at Akron on Sept. 13.

High School: Played soccer four seasons at Mentor High School...Three-time district champions and two-time regional finalists under coach Mark Satelle...Fifth all-time leading scorer in Mentor history...Team co-captain and all-conference senior season...All-Greater Cleveland All-star and three-time Cleveland Plain Dealer Player of the Week...Played in Greater Cleveland Senior All-star game...Played soccer for the Internationals Soccer Club...Four-time state champs and three-time regional champs under coach Zdravko Popovic...High school honor student.

Personal: Born April 5, 1984...Daughter of Austin Short and Lise Fitzpatrick...Expected major is sport marketing and management.