Senior (Fall 2009):
Defeated Cole Paterson of Weber State during the Utah Invitational, 6-1, 4-6, 7-5 ... paired up with Dmytro Mamedov ... best win against Dave Hintze and Cole Paterson, 8-6.
Compiled a 13-7 dual record and went 15-11 overall from the No. 5 spot ... best wins against Phillip Anderson of No. 41-ranked New Mexico, 7-6, 6-2, and Stanley Sarapanich of No. 27-ranked Boise State, 1-6, 6-4, 7-6 ... competed from the No. 3 doubles position with Stephen Jacobs during the start of the season to compile a 5-3 overall record ... the pair topped Chris Williams and Cole Paterson of Weber State, 8-2.
Went 8-5 in dual singles and had a 13-8 record overall ... defeated Matthew Kunkel from UNLV, 6-0, 6-1 and Miles Bugby of No. 54 New Mexico, 6-2, 6-2 ... competed in doubles with Othman Zerouali-Ouariti to compile a 4-2 doubles dual record and went 8-5 overall ... the pair defeated Travis Covington and Spencer Marchant of Weber State, 8-4.
Named to academic all-MWC team ... compiled a 12-11 dual record and went 15-13 overall ... played primarily at the No. 4 spot ... posted big wins over Brock Sakey from Central Florida (6-3, 6-2), Niklas Persson from Denver (6-3, 6-2), and Cassidy Mears from BYU (7-6, 6-2) .... during dual matches Smits tallied a 13-7 season record ... recorded wins over Nejc Smole and Ravjot Dhatt from Denver, Blake Boswell and Eric Roberson from Boise State, and Chris Parkes and Kamil Pajkowski from New Mexico.
Ranked No. 9 in Canada in boys under-18 ... placed second in the Outdoor Provincials for 18 & under doubles ... advanced to the quarterfinals at both the 18 & under Indoor and Outdoor Championships ... won senior Athlete of the Year at East Northumberland Secondary School.
Son of Eddie and Nancy Smits ... born March 29, 1988 ... majoring in economics.