Andy Shorten Named To ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District I Second Team

Andy Shorten. (photo by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity)
Andy Shorten. (photo by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity)

Tied For Third On Team In Points

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Andy Shorten, who is tied for third on the Yale men's soccer team with six points, has been named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District I second team. Shorten, a junior from Hudson, Ohio, has started 10 games at midfield and has two goals and two assists.

Shorten is a pre-med and economics major at Yale. His top performance this season came when he had a goal and an assist against SMU. He also assisted on the game-winning goal in the Bulldogs' 2-1 victory over Boston College.

To be eligible for the Academic All-America program, student-athletes must have a minimum of a 3.20 grade point average, be a starter or important reserve, and have played in at least half of the team's games.

Yale (5-7-3, 2-3 Ivy) hosts Brown on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. at Reese Stadium.

Report filed by Tim Bennett, Yale Sports Publicity