Track & Field

 Ibn Short
Ibn  Short


Hershey, Pa.

High School:
Milton Hershey

High Jump/Multi Events



UK Adds Eight Entries to NCAA Championships on Saturday

Wildcats punch eight more tickets to Eugene for the 2014 NCAA Championships


Track & Field Set for NCAA East Preliminary Championships

Wildcats with school-record 25 women's entries, 14 men's


NCAA Track & Field Prelim Championship Fields Announced

Wildcats with school-record 25 women's entries, 14 men's


Harrison Collects Two Gold Medals on Final Day

UK women and men set team-best finishes since 1983 and 1996, respectively


Macumber Battles for Silver in SEC 10k

Macumber scores eight, Short and Donnellon combine for six in decathlon

Collegiate Bests
Hept: 5344 | Dec: 6952 | LJ: 23'7.5"/7.20M | HJ: 6'9.75"/2.08M

2014 SEC Silver Medalist (Heptahtlon)
Three-Time SEC All-Freshman Selection (Hept, Dec, HJ)

2014 (Freshman)
Outdoor - Finished fifth in the decathlon at the SEC Championships, with a personal-best score of 6952 ... Also scored in the high jump at SECs, placing fifth with a collegiate PR clearance at 6'9.75"/2.08M ... NCAA East Preliminary Championship qualifier in the high jump ... SEC All-Freshman Team selection in the high jump and decathlon.
Indoor - SEC Silver-Medalist in the heptathlon, with a PR score of 5344 ... SEC All-Freshman Team selection ... Won the SEC Heptathlon High Jump with a top clearance at his PR 6'9.75.

Prior to UK

A top-quality high jump prospect who excels on the biggest stages. Short was the top American finisher the Penn Relays Boy's Championship of America high jump with a personal-best clearance 2.09M / 6' 10.25" inches. That mark ranks inside the high school national top 25. Runner-up in the New Balance Indoor Nationals high jump. 2012 Pennsylvania State High Jump champion. First name is pronounced Ay-bin.

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