Prior to SMU: Comes to SMU ranked as the No. 141 recruit in the country by ESPN Rise... Plays club for Solar Chelsea Academy... Has captained the team since U-12's... Was named to the 2010 Disney All-Star team... Four-year letterwinner at Lake Highlands... Was a three-time All-District selection.
Personal: Anticipated business major... Chose SMU for the great academics, top-rated soccer program, beautiful campus and proximity to home... Enjoys music, disc golf and golf... Lists Steven Gerrard as his favorite athlete... Parents are Mike and Jennifer Short... Has two brothers and three sisters... Sister Mackenzie played volleyball at TCU, brother Lawson played soccer at St. Edwards and sister Madison is playing soccer at Liberty University.