Roderick Smith
Roderick Smith
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo.
High School: Lincoln College Prep
Events: Sprints


60-Indoor 7.07 UAA Indoor Championships 2/24/2018
200-Indoor 22.90 IC Almuni 2/27/2017
100-Outdoor 10.72 WashU Invite 4/1/2016
200-Outdoor 21.80 UAA Outdoor Championships 4/23/2017

--Three-time UAA Outdoor Track Champion: 2018 (4x100m Relay-42.37, 100m-11.07), 2017 (100m-11.13)

Helped the Bears to the University Athletic Association (UAA) Outdoor Track & Field Championship by earning event titles in the 100m (11.07) and the 4x100m relay (42.37), in addition to an all-UAA finish in the 200m dash when he placed third (22.62).

2016-17: Ran to a personal-best 21.80 in the 200 dash at the UAA Outdoor Championships placing fourth while earning a first place finish in the 100 dash on April 23 (11.13) ... Also earned all-UAA honors in the second place finish by the 4x100m relay team (42.28).

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-sport letterwinner (track & field, basketball, football, swimming) at Lincoln College Preparatory Academy ... All-conference in the 100, 200, 400 ... Represented Missouri in the Great Southwest Meet in New Mexico in 2013 ... Kansas City Star Scholar-Athlete ... Most Valuable Male Runner as a junior ... Career bests - 100 (11.1), 200 (22.5), 400 (50.9) ... Principal's honor roll ... National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Majoring in economics ... Son of Roderick and Glenda Smith ... Ervin Scholar.