Women’s Cross Country/Track & Field led the way with 34 honorees
Awarded to student-athletes who achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better
Student-athletes maintained a grade point average of 3.0 or better
Team to use this as experience for later meets
Van Meter to compete in last indoor meet before NCAA Championships
|Smith's Career Best Performances|
|400 Meter||67.55 (12/8/11)|
|60m Hurdles||10.66 (2/15/13)|
|100 Meter Hurdles||17.67 (3/2/13)|
|400 Meter Hurdles||1:09.30 (3/29/14)|
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in one regular-season meet on the season: the BSC Panther Icebreaker (12/6)...participated only in the 400 meter dash...notched a time of 65.24 in the event.
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in eight regular-season meets on the season...participated solely in the 400 meter hurdles...posted a personal-best finish of 1:09.30 in the 400 meter hurdles at the Tulane Team Challenge (3/29), finishing fourth...placed third at the Southern Miss Black and Gold Invitational (5/3) with a time of 1:09.87...finished fifth at the South Alabama Invitational (4/12) with a time of 1:11.93.
Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll honors, as well as the C-USA Academic Medal for maintaining a cumulative-GPA of 3.75 or better.
Indoor Track and Field: Posted results in two regular season meets...competed in the 60 meter hurdles once and the 400 meter dash...participated in the 60m hurdles for the first time at the LSU Twilight (2/15/13) with a time of 10.66 seconds...ran the 400 meter dash at the Panther Ice Breaker (12/1/12) in 1:04.69.
Outdoor Track and Field:Posted results in one regular season meet before an injury prematurely ended her season...competed in the 100 meter hurdles and the 400 meter hurdles at the Tulane Team Challenge (3/2)...posted a time of 17.67, a new personal best, in the 100 meter hurdles at the Tulane Team Challenge (3/2)...new personal best in the 400 meter dash came at the Tulane Team Challenge (3/2) when she ran a 1:15.07. Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Academic Medal honors.
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in one of the team's seven meets...ran the 400 meter event...covered 400 meters in 67.55 at the Birmingham Ice Breaker (12/8).
Outdoor Track and Field: Did not compete due to injury during the season. Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Medal of Honor for maintaining a GPA of 3.75 or better...named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll...was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.
About Madison Smith
Prep: Lettered all four years at Kennett High School for head coach Bernie Livingston...was selected as the team captain and team MVP during her senior season...owns the school record in the 55-meter hurdles...advanced to the 2010 and 2011 NHIAA Indoor State Championship meet, finishing sixth overall in the 55-meter hurdles as a senior... was a four-year qualifier for the NHIAA State Outdoor Track and Field Championships...qualified for the 2011 state meet in the 100-meter hurdles and finished sixth overall... in 2010, participated in both the 100-meter hurdles and triple jump, finishing 12th in the triple jump...was a member of the 4x100-meter relay team that advanced to the state meet in 2010, while also qualifying as an individual in the 100-meter hurdles...earned the state qualifier distinction in the 100-meter hurdles as a freshman in 2009...earned the Don Trimble Award for leadership and ability as a senior...helped the Eagles to the Wilderness League Championship in 2011...also lettered four times in soccer for head coach Bob Moore...was named All-State during her junior season on the pitch...was a two-time team captain in soccer.
Personal: Born Madison Audrey Smith on March 5, 1993...the daughter of Kevin and Melissa Smith...has two sisters, Kaycee and Samantha.