A two-sport athlete with good strength...will compete for role as linebacker and punter in 2005...also a starter at close defense for GU's nationally ranked lacrosse program...
Played in all 11 games during second season...totaled nine tackles including one TFL...also punted 10 times for 375 yards and a 37.5 average...had a tackle and a 35-yard punt vs. Duquesne...made two tackles and was credited with half a sack vs. Bucknell...punted four times for 154 yards (38.5 avg.) and made one tackle at Fordham...punted five times for 186 yards (37.2 avg.) vs. Lehigh...made four tackles vs. Davidson...
Top punter in first three games and averaged 30.9 yards a punt off 20 kicks...punted nine times for 279 yards and a 31.0 average and made one of two PATs in season opener vs. Colgate...punted five times for 154 yards and a 30.8 average vs. Holy Cross...punted six times for 185 yards and a 30.8 average vs. Monmouth...
Red-shirted freshman season...
Earned nine varsity letters split between lacrosse, football and wrestling...earned First Team All-State honors in football... Somers football team crowned sectional champion in 2000...a lacrosse All-American at close defense...lacrosse team won the Sectional and Regional championship three straight seasons between 2000-02...the 2002 Sectional Champion in wrestling in the 215 weight class.
Smith's Career Punting Statistics