Men's Track Home
Tennessee Sports
Buy Tickets Tenn Fund
ALERT
BUTCH JONES NAMED VOLS' NEW FOOTBALL COACH. CLICK HERE FOR FULL STORY »

     
    Brent Smith     
     
      Brent Smith
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Knoxville, Tenn.

High School:
Central

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 170

Event:
800/1500/Steeple

SMITH ABBREVIATED
High School
Central High
Coach Jeff McMillan
Career Bests
1,500 - 3:54.91
Mile - 4:21.93
Steeplechase - 9:43.79

Major-Exercise Science.

2008 Outdoor-Ran to a personal-best time of 9:43.79 while finishing seventh in the steeplechase at the Vanderbilt Invitational (April 18) ... Finished fourth in the steeplechase with a 9:58.76 clocking in front of the home crowd at the Smoky Mountain Twilight (May 6) ... Finished seventh in the steeplechase at the Sea Ray Relays one day before clocking 4:04.55 in the 1,500 (April 11) ... Ran to a season-best time of 4:01.67 in the 1,500 at the Yellow Jacket Invitational (March 29).

2008 Indoor-Recorded his personal-best clocking of 4:21.93 in the mile at the Rod McCravy Memorial (Feb. 2) ... Finished the mile in 4:25.65 at the Virginia Tech Challenge (Feb. 23).

2007-08-Along with Matthieu Pritchett, represents Tennessee's track and field team on the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee ... Was voted president for the 2007-08 school year.

2007 Outdoor-Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Finished second in the steeplechase with a personal-best clocking of 9:58.49 at the Smoky Mountain Twilight (May 1) ... Finished 22nd in the 1,500 with a season-best time of 3:58.81 at the Vanderbilt Invitational (April 20) ... Stopped the clock at 8:58.87 in the 1,500 at the Sea Ray Relays (April 13).

2007 Indoor-Squad member.

2006 Outdoor-Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Broke his personal-best time in the 1,500 with a fifth-place, 3:54.91 finish at the Vanderbilt Invitational (April 21) ... Finished fifth in the 1,500 with a time of 4:00.20 at the Knoxville Invitational (April 30) ... Ran the third leg on Tennessee's sixth-place distance medley relay team at the Sea Ray Relays (April 15) ... Also at Sea Ray Relays, finished 30th in the 1,500 after stopping the clock at 3:57.89 (April 14) ... Finished 20th in the 800 with a time of 1:57.59 and 33rd in the 1,500 (4:09.47) while competing unattached at the Yellow Jacket Invitational (April 1).

2006 Indoor-Finished 11th with a time of 1:58.35 in the 800 while competing unattached at the Indiana Open (Jan. 28).

2005 Outdoor-Achieved his lifetime-best 1,500 time of 3:56.37 to finish fourth while competing unattached at the Vanderbilt Invitational (April 23) ... Won the 1,500 with a time of 3:57.24 while competing unattached at the Knoxville Twilight Meet ... Took fifth in the 800 with a time of 1:58.38 at the Vanderbilt Spring Classic.

2005 Indoor-Posted a season-best 800 time of 1:57.14 while competing unattached at the Virginia Tech Challenge (Feb. 12) ... Ran a 1:57.51 while competing unattached at ETSU's Niswonger Invitational ... Finished seventh in the mile while competing unattached at the Kentucky Invitational with a time of 4:25.85.

2004 Indoor and Outdoor-Redshirted ... Ran his season-best 1,500 time of 3:59 at the Vanderbilt Invitational while competing unattached ... Clocked a 4:03.89 in the 1,500 while competing unattached at the Sea Ray Relays ... Finished fourth in the 800 after completing the two-lapper in 1:58.66 while competing unattached at the Knoxville Invitational ... Placed seventh in the 1,500 after running a 4:06.68 while competing unattached at the Gatorade Classic ... Clocked a 1:57 in the indoor 800 at Kentucky's McCravy Memorial while competing unattached.

2007 Cross Country-Finished 11th among Vols at the season-opening 8K Covered Bridge Open in Boone, N.C. (Aug. 31).

2006 Cross Country-Squad member.

2005 Cross Country-Squad member.

High school-Earned all-state honors in the 800 and 1,600 ... Named Covenant Health Top 10 Outstanding Student-Athlete of the Year, East Tennessee Class of 2003 ... AAU national qualifier 1999-2002 ... Took sixth in the 2,000 steeplechase at the 2001 AAU national meet ... Helped his team to an eighth-place finish in the 4x800 relay at the 2002 AAU national meet.

Personal-Full name is Brent Allen Smith ... Born April 18, 1985 in San Diego, Calif. ... Parents are David and Cheryl Smith ... Family also includes brothers Daniel, Eric and Matthew.

Official Online Store

This week on sale:

    Tennessee Auction

    BID NOW! >>