Kyle Smith
Position: Throws
Year: Senior
Hometown: Leola, Pa.
High School: Lancaster Catholic HS
Major: Engineering (4.00 GPA)
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Smith Photos
Kyle Smith
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 10/31/2012

2014 (Outdoor Track and Field): Placed third in the javelin (188-09.7) at the Lenny Lyles-Clark Wood Invitational (3/29) ... finished second in the javelin with a mark of 193-10 at the Spartan Invitational (4/5) ... placed second in the javelin with a new personal best of 210-07 at the Hilltopper Relays (4/12) ... finished second in the javelin with a mark of 208-02 at the Jesse Owens Track Classic (4/19). 

2012 (Outdoor Track and Field): Finished 9th in the javelin (189-05) at the LSU Relays (3/24) ... won the javelin (162-01) at the Northwood Open (4/14) ... won the javelin (181-11) at the Lyle Bennett Open (4/28) ... won the javelin (193-01) at the Len Paddock Invitational (5/04) ... finished 4th in the javelin (197-05) at the MAC Championships (5/10-5/12) ... Academic All-MAC selection.

2011 (Outdoor Track and Field): Won the javelin throw in debut meet with a distance of 190-0 at the Lenny Lyles Invitational (4/22) ... took first in the javelin (189-9) at the Lyle Bennett Open (4/30) ... won the javelin with a distance of 185-5 at the Len Paddock Invitational (5/6-5/7) ... finished runner-up in the javelin with a personal-best mark of 203-5 at the MAC Championships (5-12-5/14).

2011 (Indoor Track and Field): Redshirted.

High School: Pennsylvania’s all-time leader in career passing yards (8,544), career touchdown passes (118) and single-season touchdown passes (50) … three-year starter … 37-5 record as a starting quarterback … led the Crusaders to a 15-1 record and Class AA state championship in 2009 … No. 17 jersey was retired following senior season, becoming just the third athlete in school history to have number retired … completed 168-of-269 passes for 2,757 yards and 50 touchdowns with just six interceptions in 2009 … also ran for 353 yards and six scores … named an EA Sports third-team All-American … named Pennsylvania’s Mr. Football by Pennsylvania Football News … also named the Gatorade Pennsylvania Player of the Year and Pennsylvania Sportswriters Player of the Year … 2009 Lancaster Newspapers Male Athlete of the Year … two-time all-state first-team selection … all-state second team as a sophomore … threw at least three touchdown passes in 12 games in 2009, including three games with five touchdown passes … as a junior in 2008, completed 181-of-278 passes for 3,192 yards and 42 touchdowns and five interceptions to lead team to a 13-2 record and berth in the state semifinals … completed 161-of-238 passes for 2,615 yards and 26 touchdowns with six interceptions as a sophomore … also competes on the track and field team … 2009 Class AA state champion in the javelin … recorded the fourth-longest javelin throw in the country as a junior (216-0) … boasts a 4.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale … National Honor Society member … Pennsylvania Football News academic all-state honoree … scored 1330 on the SAT.

Career Bests: Javelin (210-07).