Alysha Smith
Alysha Smith
Height: 5-4
Year: 2019
Hometown: Jaffrey, N.H.
High School: Conant HS
Events: Sprints
Major: Mathematics

Accolades:
GNAC Athlete of the Week: 4/16/2018
GNAC Weekly Honor Roll: 4/9/2018

2017-18: Was part of the quartet who broke the program's 4x200-Meter Relay record with a 1:55.06 time and finished second in the event, and also placed fourth in the 200-Meter Dash (28.56) at Bowdoin College on January 27th…ran a leg in the 4x200 Meter Relay where they placed fifth with a 1:55.38 performance in the 2018 Maine State Women's Indoor Track & Field Championship on February 2nd...was 10th in the 200-Meter Dash (28.65) in the Gordon Kelly Invitational on February 10th...ran a stint in the 4x200 Meter Relay (1:55.71) and placed 17th in the NCAA DIII New England Regional Women's Track & Field Championship on February 17th...helped her three teammates in the 4x100-meter relay (1:20.00) to a 10th place finish in the Tufts University Snowflake Classic on March 31st...placed fourth in the 100-meter dash (13.97), sixth in the 200-meter dash (28.99), and did her part in the 4x100-meter relay (53.62) with a fourth place finish at Fitchburg State of April 7th…helped her 4x100-meter relay squad win with a time of 53.93 and also won both the 100-meter dash (13.42) and 200-meter dash (28.14) events at Colby College on April 14th...after posting a pair of first-place finishes at the Thomas College Invitational, Smith was named GNAC Track and Field Athlete of the Week on April 16th...finished seventh in the 100m Dash(13.53) and ran a leg in the 4x100 Meter Relay where they finished sixth in the Aloha Relays on April 21st...won the high jump with a 1.43-meter performance and placed fifth in the 200-meter dash (28.11) in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Outdoor Track & Field Championships on April 29th.

2016-17: Raced in 13 indoor events and eight outdoor competitions as a sophomore…opened the indoor season by placing sixth in the 55-Meter Dash (7.89) and eighth in the 200-Meter Dash (29.68) at Southern Maine on December 10th…placed 10th in the 200-Meter Dash (28.91) at Bowdoin on January 14th…finished eighth in the 60-Meter Dash (8.53) and 10th in the 200-Meter Dash (28.84) at Bates a week later…set a new team record with a 7.85 effort in the 55-Meter Dash trials at the Maine State Championship on February 3rd…also ran a stint for the SJC 4x200-Meter Relay squad, which posted a team-record 1:55.92 time and finished 15th at the NCAA New England Championships…for outdoor, placed third in the 400-Meter Dash (1:10.86) and seventh in the 200-Meter Dash (29.46) at Bowdoin on April 8th…finished 10th in the 100-Meter Dash (14.17) at the Aloha Relays on April 22nd…placed 11th in the 200-Meter Dash (28.79) at the Pride Invitational on April 30th…ran a leg for the Monks’ 4x100-Meter Relay team, which broke the program record with a 52.12 time and finished 21st overall in the NCAA New England Championships.

2015-16: Competed in six indoor meets and six outdoor meets her freshman year…began her freshman year finishing 9th in the 55-meter dash (8.25) and 10th in the 200-meter (30.29) at the USM Invitational II on Dec. 5th… was 5th in the 55-Meter (8.04) and 11th in the 200-Meter (29.85) on Jan. 9th at the USM Open…  finished 10th in the 200-Meter (29.17), placed 13th with a new program record time (8.63) in the 60-Meter prelims and raced in the 4x200 meter relay (2:03.13) finishing 4th at the Bates Invitational on Jan. 23rd… placed 13th in the 200-Meter (28.92), recorded a 7.99 effort in the 55-Meter prelims and raced in the 4x200 meter relay (2:00.05) good for 7th at the USM Invitational II on Jan. 30th… highlighted the day by breaking the program records in the 60-Meter (8.48) and 200-Meter (28.76) events with a 14th-place finish in the prelims in the former and a 16th-place effort in the finals in the latter while also running in the 4x200 meter relay (2:02.58) good for sixth at the Maine State Championships on Feb. 5th…competed at the NCAA DIII New England Regional Championships on Feb. 20th running in the 4x200 meter relay (2:00.87) coming in 22nd… finished 23rd in the 200-Meter with a program-record (29.55) effort and was 32nd in the 100-Meter (14.16) on Mar. 26th at the Bridgewater State Invitational… finished 23rd in the 200-Meter with a program-record (29.55) effort, was 32nd in the 100-Meter (14.16) and competed in the 4x100 meter relay (56.26) finishing 7th at the Tufts Snowflake Classic on Apr. 2nd… finished 7th in the 100-Meter (13.73) and 200-Meter (28.71) events while running in the 4x100 meter relay (54.96) good for 4th on Apr. 9th at the Bowdoin College Invitational… finished 7th in the 100-Meter (13.73) and 200-Meter (28.71) events while running in the 4x400 meter relay (4:41.77) coming in 4th overall at the Colby College Invitational on Apr. 16th… finished 7th in the 100-Meter (13.73) and 200-Meter (28.71) events while racing in the 4x100 meter relay (56.07) good for 7th on Apr. 23rd at the Aloha Relays…wrapped up her freshman year by finishing 6th in the 100-Meter (13.43) and 7th in the 200-Meter (27.60) which was a program record on May 1st at the Pride Classic.

High School: Participated in two years of varsity indoor track and four years of varsity outdoor track at Conant High School, running events such as 100, 200, 4X100...also played four years of varsity soccer.

Personal: Alysha Elizabeth Smith, born in Peterborough, New Hampshire...daughter of Matthew and Kathleen Smith...majoring in Mathematics.