No. 7 senior recruit Short commits to Minnesota

Jake Short (Simley, Minn.), a three-time state champion, gave a verbal commitment to the University of Minnesota.

Short is ranked as the nation’s No. 7 senior by InterMat. He has been a Cadet and Junior National folkstyle champion. He has also won a Cadet National freestyle title, and was runner-up in the Junior National freestyle competition last summer.

His father Will and uncle Chris were All-American wrestlers for the Gophers.

InterMat caught up with Short and talked to him about his decision to commit to Minnesota and more. Continue reading at