|Hometown:||Kitty Hawk, NC|
|High School:||First Flight|
High School: Three-sport athlete that participated in swimming, cross country, and track ... Played two years of each sport and all three teams were first in the conference during both of his seasons.
Personal: A biology major with a minor in Chemistry ... Earned Honors recognition for his research in biology ... Member of the Boardriders Club and the Alpha Chi Sigma Fraternity ... Ran on the H-SC cross country team for his freshman and sophomore seasons ... Son of Sam and Crystal Smith ... Has two sisters.