2012 OUTDOOR Competed at the Big 12 Championships (5/12) in both the 100 and 200 meters, finishing 15th in the 100 meters in 10.71, and 16th in the 200 meters with a time of 21.72... Set a personal best in the 400 meters at the Baker Relays (3/24) where he ran a time of 51.13, placing fourth... Set a team best in the 200 meters at the Bill Williams/Bob Laptad Invitational (4/27), finishing in a wind-aided 21.41 to place second... Season's top 100-meter time also came at the Bill Williams/Bob Laptad Invitational (4/27) when he turned in a wind-aided 10.62 to finish third.
2012 INDOOR Set a new personal best in the 200 meters at the Big 12 Championships (2/24) where he finished 12th with a mark of 21.73... Claimed 200-meter victory at the Kansas vs. Missouri Dual (1/13), crossing the finish line in 22.08... Best 60-meter time of the year came at the New Balance Invitational (2/3), a time of 6.91 which earned him a 28th-place finish... Took 15th in the 60 meters at the Big 12 Championships (2/24) with his time of 6.97.
AT JOHNSON COUNTY CC (2011) Conference champion in the 200m with a time of 21.95... NJCAA indoor national qualifier in the 60m and 200m... Placed third in the 60m at indoor regionals with time of 6.78... 100m and 200m outdoor national qualifier and anchor of 4x100m-relay team that placed seventh at nationals with a time of 40.99.
HIGH SCHOOL Kansas 6A state champion his senior year in both the 100m (10.69) and 200m (21.99)... Anchor of state champion 4x400m relay team that ran fastest time in the state (3:19.78)... 2010 Kansas City Star All-Metro Track and Field Athlete of the Year... Sunflower League and Regional Champion in both the 100m and 200m his senior year... School record holder in 100m, 200m, 4x100m relay and 4x400m relay.
PERSONAL Son of Shawn and Christina Smith... Has a younger sister, Laura (15)... Majoring in community health.