Whitney Smith

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
LeCompte, La.

High School:
Alexandria HS

Height:
5-3

Event:
Jumps

Birthdate:
09/25/1989

Experience:
2L

Major:
Sociology/Criminal Justice

Whitney Smith

05/13/2011

2011 WAC Outdoor Championships - Day Three

2011 WAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Honolulu, Hawai'i.

02/26/2011

2011 WAC Indoor Championships - Day Two

Action from day two of the 2011 WAC Indoor Championships in Boise, Idaho.

02/11/2011

Tyson Invitational

Louisiana Tech's track and field program faced over 25 BCS schools at the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark.

2008 Outdoor Second Team All-WAC (Long Jump)
2009 Indoor Second Team All-WAC (Long Jump)

Top Marks Indoors Outdoors
400m 59.5 (2/16/2008, Fayetteville, Ark.) -
800m - 2:22.91 (4/20/2008)
Long Jump 17-9 (2/25/2011, Boise, Idaho) 19-6.75 (5/14/2008, Boise, Idaho)
Triple Jump 38-0 (2/28/2009, Boise, Idaho) 37-0.5 (5/16/2009, Logan, Utah)

2011:Finished 13th in the long jump with a mark of 17-2 at the Leonard Hilton Invitational (1/14) ... Jumped 17-11.75 in the long jump to place 19th at the Tyson Invitational (2/11-12) ... At the WAC Championships (2/24-26), finished seventh in the triple jump with a mark of 37-4 and jumped a personal-best 17-9 in the long jump to finish 12th ... Opened the outdoor season at the LSU Relays (3/25-26) where she finished ninth in the triple jump with a personal best mark of 37-6.5, placed 15th in the long jump with a mark of 17-8.25 and ran 12.88 in the 100m dash to place 41st ... At the Jim Mize Invitational (4/1-2), finished seventh in the long jump with a mark of 18-7.75 and placed fifth in the triple jump with a mark of 37-2.5 ... Finished 18th in the long jump at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/23) with a mark of 17-6 ... At the WAC Championships (5/10-13), finished 11th in the triple jump with a mark of 36-2 (11.02m) and jumped 16-10 (5.13m) to place 18th in the long jump.

2010: Opened the season by jumping 17' 4" in the long jump at the Leonard Hilton Memorial (1/15), finishing fifth... At the Razorback Invitational (1/22-23), finished 17th in the long jump with a mark of 17' 5.5" while placing 10th in the triple jump with a mark of 37' 6.5"... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/25-27), finished 14th in the triple jump with a mark of 35' 1.75" while jumping 16' 10.75" in the long jump to finish 20th... Jumped 18' 0" in the long jump to finish fourth at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/20)... Finished 17th in the long jump at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/17) with a mark of 16' 5.75"... Placed sixth in the long jump at the Northwestern State Invitational (5/1) with a mark of 18' 1.5"... Placed 14th in the long jump at the WAC Outdoor Championships (5/12-15) with a mark of 17' 8.75".

2009: Jumped 17' 4.75" at the Lincoln Hilton Memorial (1/16) to place 15th... Finished 22nd in the long jump at the Razorback Invitational (1/23) with a mark of 17' 2.75" while placing 13th in the triple jump with a leap of 36' 6.25"... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/27), scored twice for the Lady Techsters with a sixth-place finish in the long jump with a mark of 17' 10.25" and a seventh-place finish in the triple jump with a mark of 38' 0"... Opened the outdoor season at the Dr. Pepper Invitational (3/21), jumping 18' 7" to finish fifth in the long jump and 36' 11.5" to finish fourth in the triple jump... Was the runner-up in the long jump at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/28) while placing fifth in the triple jump with a mark of 36' 7.75"... Finished 14th in the long jump at the Ole Miss Invitational (4/11), jumping 17' 10.25"... Set the first of two identical season-best marks in the triple jump with a leap of 37' 0.5" at the LSU Alumni Gold Invite (4/18) while also recording a 17' 6.75" mark in the long jump... Placed fourth in the long jump with a mark of 17' 9.5" and sixth in the triple jump with a mark of 35' 6.75" at the Cole-Lancon Twi-Light meet (4/30)... At the WAC Outdoor Championships (5/14), finished 12th in the long jump with a mark of 17' 3.5" and placed 10th in the triple jump as she tied a season-best mark of 37' 0.5".

2008: Earned All-WAC honors for the outdoor season by finishing fourth in the long jump at the WAC outdoor championship with a season best jump of 19- 6.75"... Top 800m time for the outdoor season came at the John McDonnell Invitational with a time of 2:22.91... Top 400m time for the indoor season came at the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark. with a time of 59.50 seconds.

High School: Lettered four years under Mike Crenshaw for the Alexandria Senior High Trojans... earned coach's award in 2007... helped lead ASH to runner-up state titles in 2004 and 2006 while helping lead the Trojans to 4A state championships in 2005 and 2007... also lettered four years in basketball.

Personal: Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Walter and Katherleen Smith... Has one sister, Ravin... Smith... Born September 25, 1989 in Pineville, La.... Chose LA Tech over Northwestern State... Majoring in sociology/criminal justice.