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  Sofia Smith
Sofia Smith

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Issaquah, Wash.

High School:
Chrysalis High School

Position:
Alpine

2010: Qualified for the NCAA Championships with her best season so far, earning All-America honors with a seventh-place finish in the giant slalom ... finished 17th in the slalom ... career finish of fifth in the giant slalom at the New Mexico invite ...10th in the GS at Montana State ... strong at the RMISA Championships, placing 12th in the slalom and 14th in the giant slalom ... eight top-15 finishes.

2009: Finished in nine of the 10 races she competed in ... seven top-20 finishes ... best finish was a 10th-place run in the slalom at the Seawolf Invitational ... best giant slalom run was 14th in the DU Invitational ... had a pair of 16th-place finishes in the slalom at the Alaska Invite and Denver Invite ... won the slalom at the Western Region Elite FIS Race in Jackson Hole and was fifth in the giant slalom.

2008: Finished all eight races she entered ... best finish was an 11th-place run in the giant slalom at Colorado ... 21st in the GS at Western State ... finished 25th in the slalom twice, at Colorado and New Mexico.

Before Utah: Member of the PNSA Alpine team ... skied for the Crystal Mtn. Alpine Club ... named club skier of the year in 2005 and 2007.

Personal: Daughter of Rick and Debra Smith ... has a younger brother, Derek, 16 ... political science major who would like to one day work in Washington D.C. ... enjoys shopping, watching football and reading.

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