Johnathan Smith
Johnathan Smith
Height: 6-0
Weight: 145
Year: So.
Hometown: Conyers, Ga.
High School: Salem
Position: Sprints
Major: Art

2011-12

  • Outdoor
    • one of the top sprinters in NCAA Division III
    • set the school record in the 100 with a 10.53 at the Wake Forest Open, which was the fastest in Division III
    • set the school record in the 200 with a 21.26 at the Wake Forest Open, Division III’s fastest time
    • holds five of Guilford’s eight-fastest times in the 100 and all eight-fastest Guilford times in the 200
    • did not compete for ODAC or NCAA Championships due to injury
  • Indoor
    • Broke school and facility records with the best 60-meter dash qualifying time March 9 at the NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field Championships
    • Finished second in the 60-meter dash finals (6.80 seconds)
    • Earned his first indoor All-America honor with his second place finish
    • Two-time ODAC Player of the Week (December 5 and January 30)
    • Guilford Student Athlete of the Week December 5

2010-11

  • Finished second in the 200-meter dash (22.05 seconds) at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships
  • Placed sixth in the 100-meter final (10.98 seconds)
  • Earned All-America status in both events (200- and 100- meter)
  • Guilford's lone contestant at the Championships
  • Guilford's first Division III track All-American (indoors or outdoors)
  • Won ODAC titles in the 55-meter dash (indors) and 200 (outdoor) and placed second in the indoor 200
  • Set Guilford standard in outdoor 200 (21.64 seconds)
  • Set Quakers' indoor standards in the 55 (6.50), 60 (7.00) and 200 (22.70)
  • ODAC Player of the Week March 21
  • Guilford Student Athlete of the Week February 28

Personal

  • three-time member of Student-Athlete Honor Roll
  • lettered two years in track under coach Mike Davis at Salem High School
  • ran on and set school record in the 4x100 meter (41.7)
  • placed first in the regional championships in his junior year
  • earned Salem’s Peer Leadership and Entrepreneurship Awards
  • son of Normon and Sylvia Smith