3 Andy Shorten
3 Andy Shorten
Height: 5-10
Weight: 150
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hudson, OH
High School: Western Reserve Academy
Position: M

2008: Appeared in 12 games, including making four starts.

2007: Third on the team with five points... Tied for second in goals with two... First career point was an assist against Cornell... First goal was in Yale's 4-1 victory over Columbia...Made his first start against Army.

Before Yale: Named to the NSCAA High School Boys All-Region IV team as a senior at Western Reserve Academy... Selected as the Tri-County League MVP... Earned first team all-state honors... Scored 32 goals and added 13 assists... Western Reserve shared the league championship, had a final record of 19-1-1 and was undefeated in Ohio... Team captain as a senior... Received the school's Gold Medal for Soccer... Played for the Everest club team.

Says Coach Tompkins: "Andy has great pace and a hard-nosed approach to the game. His athleticism makes him a candidate to play in a variety of roles. He has learned a lot the past two seasons and could be a big impact player this fall."