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Kyle Smith

Throws
Position
Fifth Year
Class
Leola, Pa.
Hometown
Central Michigan
High School

NCAA Outdoor Championships Qualifier: Javelin (O: ’15)
NCAA East Preliminary Qualifier: Javelin (O: ’15)

2015 OUTDOOR
• Earned honorable mention All-American honors with a 23rd place finish in the javelin at the NCAA Championships
• Advanced to Eugene with a 12th place finish in the javelin at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds
• Finished 6th in the javelin at the ACC Championships
• Season-best mark of 227′ 9″ in the javelin ranks fifth in school history
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2015 INDOOR
• Did not compete

AT CENTRAL MICHIGAN (2010-14)
• 17th place finish at 2014 NCAA Outdoor Championships in the javelin
• 11th place finish at 2014 NCAA East Preliminaries in the javelin
• Two-time Mid-American Conference runner-up in the javelin
• Also played football at Central Michigan
• MAC Medal of Excellence Award
• Received BS in Electical Engineering with a 4.00 GPA

BACKGROUND
• Pennsylvania state javelin champion
• Two-time All-State in the javelin
• Pennsylvania Gatorade High School Football Player of the Year
• EA Sports 3rd Team All-American Quarterback
• Set Pennsylvania state records for career passing yards, career passing TDs and single-season passing TDs

PERSONAL
• Son of Mark and Laurie Smith
• Has an older brother, Ryan
• Has two older sisters, Aline and Kelly, and a younger sister, Riley