Women's Track & Field

Natasha Smith
Natasha Smith
Year: Senior
Hometown: Gloucester, MA
High School: Waring
Position: Multis/throws

2010 Outdoor Track & Field: Did not compete due to injury.

2009-10 Indoor Track & Field: Did not compete due to injury.

2009 indoor season:  An injury sustained in January kept Natasha out of running and jumping events for most of the season ... Throwing only shot put at most early meets, she managed to push her personal best to 38'-4.5'' ...  The week before the Ivy League Championships, Natasha tore her ACL during the long jump at USATF-New Englands at Harvard ... The injury took her out of the remainder of the indoor season as well as the upcoming outdoor season.


 2008 outdoor season: First Team All-Ivy selection and 2008 Track & Field Freshman Woman of the Year ... Again, the Heptagonal championships at Yale marked the highlight of Natasha's season ... She defended her multi-event title with a first-place finish in the Heptathlon where she PR'd in the 100m hurdles and the javelin ... Her score of 4992 was 58 points shy of the National provisional mark ... Natasha also placed 4th in the high jump and competed in the open javelin.  She went on to compete at ECAC's in the javelin.

2008 indoor season:  First Team All-Ivy selection ... Natasha's best performances came at the Heptagonal championships at Cornell University where she placed first in the pentathlon and third in the high jump ... In the pentathlon, she set personal records in four of the five events, and her score of 3690 points was 10 points off the provisional qualifying mark for Nationals.

Outdoor Personal Records:
Heptathlon - 4992
100m hurdles - 15.06
Shot put - 39'11'
Javelin - 136'9"

Indoor Personal Records:
Indoor Pentathlon - 3690
High Jump - 5'8"
60m hurdles - 9.06

Before Brown: Natasha competed at NSIC indoor Nationals as a junior in the high jump where she placed 6th earning High School All American status ... She returned to the NSICs as a senior in the pentathlon to place 2nd nationally, and was again named High School All American ... Her best High School marks included 3493 points in the pentathlon, 5'6.75 in the high jump and 9.22 in the 60m hurdles.

Personal:  Daughter of Stephen Smith and Susan Slowick ... Has an older brother, Gabe, and a younger sister, Elisa ... Concentrating in Environmental Studies