Queensland Fire and Brisbane Heat captain Kirby Short will continue to juggle life as an elite cricketer as a teacher in 2018-19.
Short is an opening batter and one of the leading fielders in the Queensland Fire squad.
Kirby comes from a sporting family, with her mother representing Australia at softball and her grandfather Mick Harvey playing first class cricket for Victoria and Queensland before coming a first class umpire. Her great-uncle is 'Invincibles' batsman Neil Harvey.
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