21 Alex Smith
21 - Alex Smith
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: So.
Hometown: Pinnacle, N.C.
High School: West Stokes
Position: DB
Major: Health Sciences / Exercise and Sport Sciences


  • started in nine of 10 games at safety
  • tallied 37 tackles (21 solo) and 6.5 tackles for a loss of 17 yards
  • recorded 1.5 sacks for eight yards
  • had two interceptions
  • best performance came Nov. 5 against Catholic University of America when he recorded seven tackles (three solo) and one interception


  • made his college debut Sept. 4 versus Greensboro College
  • appeared in four games as a reserve defensive back


  • three-time member of Guilford's Student-Athlete Honor Roll
  • lettered two seasons at South Stokes High School before transferring to West Stokes High School for his senior year
  • earned All-Northwest 1A/2A Conference honors as a defensive back for coach Jimmy Upchurch's team
  • helped the Wildcats reach the second round of the Class 2AA West state playoffs
  • made a club-best four interceptions and 66 tackles (47 solo) in 2010
  • earned the Wildcats' Most Valuable Defensive Back Award
  • lettered in track and field three years
  • placed sixth in the triple jump at the 2010 North Carolina High School Athletic Association 2A Midwest Regional
  • member of the National Honor Society
  • son of Randal Dean Smith