IN 2004: Appeared in three games for the Cavaliers on the season ... made his first collegiate appearance in UVa's 3-0 victory over Marshall (9/3) in the Virginia Soccer Classic in the Cavaliers' season-opener ... appeared in his first ACC match in Virginia's 2-1 victory over #2 Wake Forest (9/17) ... appeared in UVa's 4-1 victory over #24 Old Dominion (10/27) ... lettered.
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four times in soccer as a midfielder at Washington-Lee ... named a four-time All-Northern District selection and was named a First-Team All-Northern Region choice in 2004 ... twice served as the team captain and was named the team's Most Valuable Player in 2004 ... recorded 32 goals and 22 assists at Washington-Lee ... honored as a four-time Scholar Athlete ... also earned two letters in indoor track where he was a two-time All-District selection ... holds the school records in the 300m, 4x200m and the 4x400m events.
PERSONAL: Son of Richard and Deborah Short ... born January 7, 1987 in Arlington, Va. ... has two siblings, Cullen and Jeremy ... choice Virginia for its excellent academics and athletics ... also recruited by William & Mary, Georgetown and Columbia ... plans to attend law school following graduation from UVa ... volunteer for the Arlington Community Temporary Shelter and the Arlingtonians for a cleaner environment.
Short by the Numbers
'Hoos Rue Missed OpportunityFootball11/18/17On an afternoon when Kurt Benkert threw four touchdown passes, Virginia twice built 14-point leads before falling 44-28 to No. 2 Miami at Hard Rock Stadium.Cavalier Football Notebook -- Miami WeekFootball11/16/17Two regular-season games remain for Virginia (6-4 overall, 3-3 ACC), which plays No. 2 Miami (9-0, 6-0) at noon Saturday at Hard Rock Stadium.Torres Makes Most of Learning OpportunityWomen's Soccer11/15/17Freshman Taryn Torres has scored a team-high eight goals for Virginia, which meets Pepperdine in the NCAA tourney's second round Friday night in Los Angeles.
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
Virginia Hosts Fordham in NCAA Second Round
M. Soccer | 11/18/2017
No. 8 Virginia will be home on Sunday night to take on Fordham in the Second Round of the 2017...
Cavalier Pro Soccer Update
M. Soccer | 11/16/2017
A total of 11 former Virginia men’s soccer players are playing in various professional...
Virginia Earns No. 11 Seed, First-Round Bye in NCAA Tournament
M. Soccer | 11/13/2017
The Virginia men’s soccer team will have first-round bye and be the No. 11 seed in the...
No. 17 Virginia ties Wake Forest in Championship, Falls in PKs
M. Soccer | 11/12/2017
Sixth-seeded Virginia tied No. 1 Wake Forest, 0-0 but fell, 4-3 in a penalty kick shootout.
Jeff White: 'Hoos Roll Into ACC Championship Game
M. Soccer | 11/9/2017
At noon Sunday, No. 6 seed Virginia meets top-seeded Wake Forest for the ACC title in Charleston,...
Sixth-Seeded Virginia Advances to ACC Title Game
M. Soccer | 11/8/2017
Joe Bell scored the go-ahead goal in the 54th minute to help No. 17 Virginia come away with a 2-1...
Six Cavaliers Recognized on All-ACC Teams
M. Soccer | 11/07/2017
The Virginia men’s soccer program placed six players on the 2017 All-Atlantic Coast...
No. 16 Virginia Advances to Semifinal after PK shootout
M. Soccer | 11/05/2017
Virginia played Louisville to a scoreless draw and advanced after besting the Cardinals, 4-3 in a...
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