Fresno State: (2010 Cross Country) Ran the 5K race at the Asics Invitational...also competed in the Nevada Twilight 4K...ran at WAC Championships in the 5K race. (2010 Track) Distance competitor for the Dogs. (2009 Cross Country) Timed a season-best of 18:49 at the 5K Bronco Invite ... finished in 17th in the 5K Roadrunner with a time of 19:34.10 ... posted a time of 19:57 at the 5K Notre Dame.
Prior to Fresno State: A four-year letterwinner in cross country and track and field at Buchanan High School ... helped cross country team to a second-place finish at state during her sophomore campaign ... earned All-Valley honors ... posted best marks of 18:51 in the 5K, 11:48 in the 2-mile, 5:12 in the mile and 2:18 in the 800-meters.
Personal: Born April 19, 1991 in Fresno, Calif. ... parents are Cyndee and Steve Smith ... has an older brother, Eric ... enjoys photography and cooking in her spare time ... favorite athlete is Tim Lincecum of the San Francisco Giants because he progressed from being an average player to one of the top pitchers in MLB ... lists her biggest athletic thrill a placing 40th at the state meet ... most admires her parents for their love and support.