Smith Wins Weekly Honor
GREENSBORO – Junior Keenan Smith picked up the third weekly honor of his career after being awarded the MEAC Men’s Field Athlete of the Week for performances on April 12.
Smith placed first in the long jump and second in the triple jump at the Aggie Invitational. Smith’s jump in the long jump went 22-feet, 8-inches and his triple jump was 48-feet, 1 ¼ inches. He is ranked second in the MEAC and 20th in the East Region in the triple jump.
Last year Smith was named the Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina Player of the Week. He was also the 2013 MEAC outdoor champion in the men’s triple jump. Smith also qualified for the 2013 NCAA Division I East Preliminary Round in the triple jump.