Wesley College President Robert E. Clark II recently announced the removal of the interim label on Tracey Short's title, officially naming her director of athletics for Wesley College.
Short has been the interim director of athletics since May 2018 after the passing of former director of athletics and head football coach Mike Drass. She previously served as the associate athletic director for compliance since 2010.
Short will remain the head coach of the Wesley field hockey team, a position she has held since 1995. She has tallied 262 wins in her 23 seasons at Wesley. She is a four-time conference Coach of the Year, made 16 conference tournaments, seven Eastern College Athletic Conference playoff appearances, won three conference championships and made the NCAA Tournament three times.
Short is a 1990 graduate of Salisbury University with a Bachelor of Science in physical education and a K-12 certification. She excelled in field hockey and softball and was inducted into the Salisbury Athletic Hall of Fame in 2001. She received her Master of Education from Wesley in 2002.