Defending MAC champ at 125 ... returning national qualifier ...had a breakout season as a redshirt freshman ... described by coaches as team's flashiest wrestler.
2004-05: National qualifier ... ranked as high as No. 17 ... won Mid-American Conference title ... finished 30-12 overall with five pins ... named MAC Co-Freshman of the Year with teammate Wynn Michalak ... won a title at the Michigan State Open ... recorded a second-place finish at UNI open and placed fifth at Midlands ... named MAC Wrestler of the Week for winning the MSU Open ... pinned Ohio's Caleb Metcalf in 14 seconds during MAC Tourney, the sixth fastest fall in CMU history ... ranked eighth nationally at 125 in total wins with 30 ... tallied 17-5 record in tournaments, 13-7 in duals.
2003-04: Olympic redshirt ... wrestled unattached ... took fourth at the Greco-Roman Olympic team trials ... finish fifth at the U.S. Nationals in Greco-Roman ... posted an 8-1 record in open tournaments ... finished first at the Eastern Michigan Open and the Muskegon Open. 2002-03: Redshirted ... wrestled unattached ... won the Edinboro and Muskegon Open ... finished second at the EMU Open and third at the Missouri Freshman/Sophomore Open ... 23-6 overall record.
High School: Was a two-time state champion and three-time state placer ... placed second at the High School Senior Nationals and Junior Nationals in Greco-style wrestling ... three-time outstanding wrestler on team with an unbelievable 117-2 record ... lettered in wrestling and track.
Personal: Majoring in sport studies with a minor in athletic coaching ... greatest moment in athletics was wrestling at Olympic Trials ... aspires to be a professional wrestler ... brother, Shawn, wrestled for Oklahoma State... son of Scott and Lorraine Smith ... born 9/28/83.