2019: Saw action against Hampton on Mar. 30 … scored a goal and had an assist in the game to aid in VMI’s 23-9 victory over the Pirates that day … had four shot attempts with three requiring a save from the Hampton keeper.
2018: Played five minutes as a goalie against Hampton in VMI’s 18-3 win on March 31 … logged three saves and did not allow a goal after facing eight shot attempts.
High School: Coached by Josh Wilkinson at Patrick Henry HS in Roanoke, Va. … three-year letterwinner as a goalie …. 2017 Virginia 5A Player of the Year … named first team All-State as a senior after leading the team to a state championship and allowing only 3.4 goals per game … In 2015 named Most Improved on the team and was made team captain as a senior … made 17 saves in the state championship game as a senior … as a junior in 2016 named first team 5A All-State … led team to state semifinals as a sophomore and junior … also played one year on the golf team in 2017 … National Honor Society member.
Personal: Father, Botts Smith, played lacrosse and football in college … has four siblings … step-brother, Zach Baker, is a current member of the VMI football team … uncle, Alvin Comer, is in the VMI Football Hall of Fame … plans to major in civil engineering.