18 Spencer Short
18 Spencer Short
Height: 5-4
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lakeland, Fla.
High School: Lakeland Christian HS
Position: M
Major: Communications

Short attended Lakeland Christian School, Lakeland HS, and Polk State College…At LCS, Short lettered in soccer five seasons… She helped lead the team to the Class 2A District Championship from 2003-2008…2004 Regional Championship…2004 FHSAA Final Four semifinals…During her tenure, she earned individual accolades including, team MVP, Offensive Player of the Year, and  a trio of All-Country selections…After a year of playing at LHS, Short attended Polk State College where her teamed won the NJCAA Division I National Championship…Her team finished with a 13-2-1 overall record and a first place national ranking…She closed the season as the team assist leader…She played club soccer with RSL and a pair of WPSL teams in Brandon and Clearwater.

Born June 1 in Lakeland, Fla. ….Communications major…Short lists her hobbies as playing soccer, going to the beach, singing, and spending time with her friends and family…Her career goals are to become successful in whatever life path she chooses and make a difference in people’s lives, including becoming a movie or television producer…Names Michelle Akers, among others, as her favorite athlete…Daughter of Robert and Rachel Short…Her grandfather, Ron Riggs, played football at Ashland University while her uncle, Fred Lopez, played football at Troy State.