Matt Smith
Matt Smith
Height: 6-3
Weight: 175
Year: So.
Hometown: Bel Air, Md.
High School: C. Milton Wright
Major: Biology

2011: Enters his second season in a Spartan uniform ... gained quality experience last season that should prove beneficial in his sophomore campaign ... provides outstanding depth for the Green and White ... has the opportunity to be a more significant contributor this year.

2010: Ran to an 18:14 in the 5k portion of the McDaniel College Green Terror Challenge on September 11, taking 36th place ... was the fourth Spartan to cross the finish line at Elizabethtown's Battle of the Buggy on October 23 with a 21:46 ... ran to a 48th place finish at the Capital Athletic Conference Championships with a 28:28 on November 6 ... participated in the NCAA Mideast Regionals on November 13 where he timed a 29:37.40.

Personal: Is a biology major ... is the son of Sandy and Vira Smith ... born on October 25, 1992 ... participated in indoor track, cross country, and track & field in high school ... named his dad as the person he admires ... hobbies include drawing, photography, and tennis ... favorite athlete is Ryan Hall ... chose York because of the "close-knit atmosphere, small class sizes, and promising running programs" ... most significant athletic achievement is coming back after an injury to compete in the 5,000 meters at the 2011 CAC Men's Track & Field Championships ... most memorable athletic moment while with the Spartan program is winning the CAC Men's Track & Field team championship in the spring of 2011 ... after graduation he plans on going into a career around environmental planning.