Played in four matches... Played a season-high 15 minutes against Seattle University... Selected as a Joe E. and Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete Award Recipient... Part of the Utah State squad that earned its sixth-straight NSCAA Team Academic award.
A four-year letterwinner at Highland High School, playing for coach John Berzins... Named Fiesta Region Player of the Year her senior season... Also earned first-team all-state 5A honors and named to the Arizona Republic first-team... Was also a captain... She is the all-time leading scorer at Highland High... Holds the single-season goal record with 21 and also added five assists... Her senior season, she led the team to the state 5A semifinals.
Full name is Danielle Nicole Shorts... Majoring in math education... Daughter of Kevin and Tammy Shorts... Born Sept. 16, 1990... Oldest of five children.