511 Ohio State Scholar-Athletes recognized
Male and female Medal of Honor winners to be announced Monday
Buckeyes continue road swing in SEC territory
April 16 - 22, 2013
Buckeyes wrap 28th JOTC in fine fashion
Ohio State track & field hosted the Buckeye Classic Jan. 9 at French Field House. Photos by Jeff Mills.
Smith is in his second season as a student coach with the Buckeyes after competing as a student-athlete from 2010-13.
Two-time First Team All-American (4x400m relay, Distance Medley)
Four-time Second Team All-American (4x400m relay, long jump)
2013 Honorable Mention All-American (4x400m relay)
Four-time Big Ten champion (long jump, 4x400m relay)
Member of school indoor record-holding 4x400m (3:06.15) and Distance Medley (9:31.17) teams
2013 USTFCCCA All-Academic selection
2013 Big Ten Distinguished Scholar
2013 Academic All-Big Ten selection
Three-time Ohio State Scholar Athlete
60m dash - 7.01
60m hurdles - 8.89
100m - 10.86
200m - 21.83
400m - 47.82
1000m - 2:39.76
High jump - 1.91m (6-3.25)
Pole vault - 3.60m (11-9.75)
Long jump - 7.68m (25-2.25)
Shot put - 11.32m (37-1.75)
Heptathlon - 5069 pts.
2013 Outdoor (Senior) Earned Second Team All-America honors in the long jump and Honorable Mention All-America in the 4x400m relay at the NCAA championships; placed 15th in the long jump (season-best mark of 7.56m/24-9.75) and 19th in the 4x4 ... finished fifth in the 4x400m and 10th in the long jump at the NCAA East Prelims ... fourth in the 4x4 and sixth in the long jump at the Big Ten championships ... member of three victorious Buckeye teams in the 4x400m relay (Jim Click Shootout, Jesse Owens Classic and Arkansas Team Invitational) ... runner-up in the 4x4 at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invite and at the Sea Ray Relays ... took third in the long jump at the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays.
2013 Indoor (Senior) Placed fourth in the 4x400m relay and eighth in the long jump at the Big Ten championships ... helped Ohio State to four victories in the 4x400m relay (Gladstein, Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial Meet, New Mexico Don Kirby Elite and Buckeye Tune-Up) ... part of DMR team that took first at Kentucky ... runner-up in the long jump at three meets (Gladstein Invitational, Buckeye Tune-Up and Alex Wilson Invite) ... cleared a season-best 7.65m (25-1.25) in the long jump at Alex Wilson, placing second overall.
2012 Outdoor (Junior) Earned Second Team All-American honors with an 11th-place finish in the 4x400m relay at the NCAA championships (3:04.99) ... eighth place in the 4x400m relay and 23rd in the long jump at the NCAA East Prelims ... bronze medalist in the long jump (tying a PR of 7.68m/25-2.25) and sixth place as a member of the 4x400 relay at the Big Ten championships ... runner-up in the long jump at the Drake Relays ... All-Ohio champion in the long jump and runner-up in the 200m (PR of 21.83) ... first place in the 4x4 relay and third place in the long jump at the Jesse Owens Classic ... second place in the long jump (PR of 7.68m/25-2.25) and third place in the 4x400 at the Jim Click Shootout.
2012 Indoor (Junior) First Team All-American in the 4x400m and Distance Medley relays; helped the 4x4 to a fifth-place finish (3:07.26) and the DMR to an eighth-place finish (9:38.23) at the NCAA championships ... helped the 4x4 and DMR to school-indoor records of 3:06.15 and 9:31.17 at the Alex Wilson Last Chance Invitational ...Big Ten champion as a member of the 4x400m relay (3:08.06) and seventh place in the long jump at the Big Ten indoor meet ... first place in the long jump at the Buckeye Tune-up (season-best mark of 7.41m/24-3.75) ... fourth in the 4x400 relay and 13th in the 400m at the Don Kirby Elite ... sixth in the long jump at the Meyo Invitational ... third in the 4x4 and fifth in the 400m at the PSU National ... fourth place in the 400m at The Dual ... All-Big Ten selection.
2011 Outdoor (Sophomore) Finished 13th as a member of the 4x400m relay team at the NCAA championships (3:07.06), good for Second Team All-American honors... ran a 45.30 split at the NCAA East Prelims to advance the OSU 4x400m relay to the national championships with an eighth-place finish in 3:06.50; placed 13th as an individual in the long jump (7.48m/24-6.50) ... helped Ohio State to a Big Ten title in the 4x400m relay (3:06.45); also competed as an individual in the long jump and 400m dash ... represented the Buckeyes in three events at the Drake Relays, highlighted by a third-place performance in the 4x4 relay ... 4x400m champion and sixth-place finisher in the 400m at the Jesse Owens Track Classic ... first in the 4x400m relay and runner-up in both the 400m and long jump at the OSU-Michigan Dual ... first place in the 4x4, runner-up in the long jump (season best of 7.65m/25-1.25) and seventh in the 400m at the Jim Click Shootout ... second place in the 4x400m relay and seventh in the 400m dash at the Big Ten/SEC Challenge ... All-Big Ten selection.
2011 Indoor (Sophomore) Runner-up in the long jump at the Big Ten championships at 7.51m (24-7.75); also finished second as a member of the 4x400m relay team (3:12.53) and ninth in the 400m (49.24) ... first in the 4x4 and fifth in the 400m at the Don Kirby Invitational ... fifth in the 400m at the GaREAT Collegiate Invitational (PR of 47.82) ... third place in the heptathlon at the All-Ohio Championships with a PR of 5059 ... first place in the 4x4, second in the long jump, and fourth in the high jump at The Dual ... competed in four events at the Buckeye Classic, highlighted by a first-place finish in the high jump and second-place effort in the long jump ... All-Big Ten selection.
2010 Outdoor (Freshman) As a member of the 4x400m relay team, Smith earned Second Team All-American honors andcontributed to a 14th-place finish at the NCAA outdoor championships ... helped the 4x4 to a fourth-place finish at the East regional prelims in a time of 3:03.97, third-best in OSU history ... captured two Big Ten titles at the 2010 Big Ten Championships, an individual crown in the long jump (7.49m/24-7.00) and a win as a member of the 4x400m relay team (3:05.96) ... eighth place in the 400m at the league finals in aseason-best time of 47.92 ... OSU-Michigan Dual champion in the long jump at 7.32m (24-0.25) ... member of Ohio State's fourth-place 4x400m and 1600 Sprint Medley relay teams at the Drake Relays ... All-Big Ten selection.
2010 Indoor (Freshman) Finished third in both the 400m dash (48.49) and long jump (7.21m/23-7.75) at the Big Ten championships ... first place in the long jump at the OSU-Michigan Dual with a season-best mark of 7.35m (24-1.25) ... first place in the LJ at the Meyo Invite (7.21m/23-7.75).
Pike-Delta-York High School 2009 and 2008 OHSAA champion in the long jump... first place in the long jump at the 2009 Midwest Meet of Champions (7.07m/23-2.5) ... runner-up in the 400m at the state meet in 2009 (47.97) and fourth place in 2008 (49.13).
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