JUNIOR YEAR (2007)
Played in 115 sets, seeing action in all 32 matches ... led the Hoosiers with 479 kills, the fifth highest single-season total in school history ... ranked eighth and ninth in points/set (4.64) and kills/set (4.17), respectively, in the Big Ten ... also led the team with 18 solo blocks ... post 79 total blocks on the year to go along with 184 digs and six aces ... a member of the all-tournament team at the University of Tennessee Comcast Classic ... recorded Indiana's top nine single-game kill totals, including a 28-kill showing in a four-set match versus Western Illinois (7.00 kills/set) ... most impressive performance may have came against Ohio State when she pounded home 27 kills at a .400 pace and added seven digs to lead IU to the victory ... tallied three double-doubles on the year, all IU victories ... totaled 10 or more kills in 27 of 32 matches.
SOPHOMORE YEAR (2006)
Played in all 32 matches and 106 games for the Hoosiers ... named the IU Credit Union Invitational Tournament MVP ... garnered All-Tournament team honors at the West Virginia Tournament, TIS Bookstore Invitational, and the Marriott Flyer Invitational ... recorded double-digit kills in 26 matches this season ... recorded a season-high in kills (25) and digs (17) against Mercer on Sept. 16 ... registered 24 assists and seven service aces on the year...finishes the season with 73 blocks and 185 digs ... led the team in kills (458), kills per game (4.32) and was second on the team in block solos (14).
FRESHMAN YEAR (2005)
Played in all 32 matches ... eclipsed Indiana's single-season freshman kill mark against Purdue on Nov. 19 ... finished with 398 putaways ... garnered all-tournament at both the Winthrop and TIS Bookstore Invitationals ... registered career highs in kills (27) attacks (49) and total blocks (7) against Dayton on Sept. 17 ... posted 23 double-digit kill performances ... strung together 10 consecutive matches with double-digit kills ... in sum, accounted for 398 kills, 23 service aces, 95 digs, 10 block solos, 68 block assists and 78 total blocks ... 3.46 kills per game finished 10th in the Big Ten.
Paced Orrville High to the 2003 Division III state championship as well as a trio of conference crowns ... ranked No. 34 on the 2004 Prep Volleyball Senior List ... earned first-team honors on 13 different occasions from a variety of publications and organizations ... garnered player of the year awards from The Daily Record, the Akron Beacon Journal and at the state, district and conference levels ... four-year letterwinner and two-year captain on the basketball squad ... coach for local Boys and Girls Club ... played club ball for NOVA.
The daughter of Eric and Lizz Short was born September 17, 1987 in Orrville, Ohio ... one sister, Erin ... majoring in therapeutic recreation.