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Marshi Smith
Marshi Smith


Annandale, Va.

High School:
Reno HS





Personal Bests
50 free - 23.44
100 free - 50.36
200 free - 1:49.44
100 back - 55.08
200 back - 2:01.55

2002-03: Earned All-America honors in four different events... Was 15th in the 100 back (54.81) at the 2003 NCAA Championships... Part of three scoring relays - the fifth-place 200 medley relay, 11th-place 400 free relay and 13th-place 200 free relay... Anchored that 400 free relay... Part of 800 free relay that finished second at the 2003 Pac-10 Championships... Also finished sixth in the 100 back (54.86), 10th in the 100 free (50.91) and 15th in the 50 free (23.59) and was part of the fifth-place 200 free relay at Pac-10s... Won the 100 back against Arizona State... Member of 200 free relay team which finished first against California... Finished first in the 200 free against Northern Arizona... Posted NCAA consideration times in both the 100 free (50.72) and 200 free (1:49.44) at the 2002 Texas Invitational... Mary Roby Academic Achievement Award winner...

National & International Competition - 2002: National bronze medalist in the 100 back in spring of 2002... 2000: Participated in 2000 Olympic Trials... 1999: World Cup bronze medalist in the 50 back...

Prep: Six-time All-American... Three-time All-Metro Team... Six-time Virginia state champion and four-time Nevada state champion... Helped Reno (Nev.) High School to both regional and state championships as a senior... Was the state champion in the 100 back, 100 free, 200 medley relay and 400 free relay that year... Also competed for the Potomac Marlins club team out of Fairfax, Va.... Named the PVS Outstanding Swimmer of the Year in both 2000 and 2001... NISCA Outstanding Swimmer of the Year...

Personal: Born Marshi Loel Smith on June 6, 1984, in Chicago, Ill.... Daughter of Michael and Alena Smith... Has two younger brothers, David and Jordan, and one younger sister, Andrea... Majoring in business.