Chris Short
Chris Short

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Vancouver, Wash.

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 160

Event:
All-Around

Club:
Multnomah Athletic Club



01/30/2015

No. 13 Army Edged by Ninth-Ranked Nebraska

Black Knights Fall Short in Upset Bid

01/27/2015

Gymnastics Kicks Off Road Trip at Nebraska

Top 15 Teams Square Off in Early-Season Dual

01/17/2015

Gymnastics Well Represented in Finals of West Point Open

Army Gymnasts Post Six Top-Five Finishes

01/16/2015

Glenn Earns Third Straight All-Around Title, Army Second at West Point Open

Nine Black Knights Qualify for Individual Finals

01/14/2015

Army Set to Host 24th Annual West Point Open

Black Knights Welcome Penn State, Temple, Springfield and Navy

2014: Competed on the pommel horse, parallel bars and horizontal bar in his sophomore season with the Black Knights ... opened the season against Penn State competing on the pommel horse (12.4), parallel bars (14.0) and horizontal bar (13.5) ... competed for the team at the West Point Open on the pommel horse (13.4), parallel bars (13.7) and horizontal bar (13.05) ... posted a mark of 13.35 on the pommel horse and 13.75 on the parallel bars at the All-Academy Championships ... notched a season-best mark of 14.5 on the parallel bars against Navy ... also competed on the pommel horse (13.4) and horizontal bar (11.5) against the Mids ... was the top finisher on the parallel bars against Air Force with a mark of 14.4 ... also competed on the pommel horse (12.2) and horizontal bar (13.5) against the Falcons ... set two season bests against Springfield ... posted a mark of 13.9 on the pommel horse and 14.0 on the horizontal bar ... also competed on the parallel bars (14.1) ... registered a 13.4 on the pommel horse and 13.6 on the parallel bars against Temple ... competed in all three events against Springfield ... posted a 12.45 on the pommel horse, 14.1 on the parallel bars and 13.45 on the horizontal bar ... focused on the pommel horse and parallel bars for the remainder of the season ... competed in the preliminary round of the College Nationals ... posted marks of 12.4 on the pommel horse and 13.15 on the parallel bars ... competed in the first round of the ECAC Championships, recording marks of 12.5 on the pommel horse and 13.2 on the parallel bars ... ended the season in the first round of the NCAA Championships with a mark of 13.9 on the parallel bars.

2013: One of four freshmen to earn varsity "A" ... all-arounder who was a regular in Army's lineup in four events - pommel horse, still rings, parallel bars and high bar ... top all-around mark of 80.5 earned in road meet at Springfield ... recorded career-high 14.2 on high bar in that meet to garner runner-up honors, while equaling personal-best 14.1 on floor exercise ... high bar mark lists third highest on the team .... 14.1 on floor exercise first recorded at the West Point Open ... top mark of 13.3 on pommel horse recorded three times - season opener at Penn State, West Point Open and All-Academy ... personal best 13.95 on still rings also recorded at All-Academy in helping Army to runner-up honors ... career mark of 14.7 on parallel bars broke former school mark of 14.3 set in 2011, and also earned medalist honors in win over arch-rival Navy ... top mark on vault (13.4) posted at the ECAC Championships ... competed five times as an all-arounder.

Club/High School: Member of the Multnomah Athletic Club from 2008-2012 under coaches Shuichi Goto and Rob Saliski ... seven-time Junior Olympic qualifier who earned spot on regional team last four years (2009-1012) ... Oregon State all-around champion in 2010 and 2012 who led team to pair of state titles ... twice crowned individual champion on parallel bars and high bar, along with claiming medalist honors on pommel horse (2012) ... qualified for the Region Championships from 2010-12 and twice at the Nationals, reaching the semifinals on high bar (2010) and parallel bars (2012) ... regional champion on floor exercise, pommel horse and parallel bars ... qualified for Junior Olympics in 2011.

Personal: Given name is Christopher David Short ... parents' names are David and Diane Short ... brothers John Maynard (29) and Robert Short (21) ... Robert attends Embry Riddle Aeronautical University and John served in the Army ... majoring in Engineering Management.

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