Smith, Braken-Guelke, Catline named to the second team; McKeegan earns honorable mention honors
UC Davis finishes the season in a tie for fifth in the Big West standings
UC Davis faces Long Beach State in regular season finale on Sunday with tourney hopes on the line
UC Davis sits third in the standings heading into the final week of the regular season
Smith makes seven stops as UC Davis and CSUN finish in a scoreless draw
• 2017 All-Big West Conference Second Team
• 2015, 2016 All-Big West Conference Honorable Mention
• 2015 Big West Conference All-Freshman Team
• Big West Conference Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 2)
2017: Started 16 of the team's 18 matches in net... Finished with a 1.20 goals against average in just under 1,500 minutes, making 84 saves and posting three shutouts... Ranked No. 7 in the Big West in goals against average, second in save percentage (.808), second in saves overall, second in saves per game (5.25), tied for sixth in shutouts, and ninth in shutouts per game (0.19)... Ranked No. 58 in the NCAA in saves per game, No. 96 in save percentage, and No. 87 in total saves... Set a career high with 11 saves against California on Aug. 27, and tied that mark with 11 stops against Hawai'i (nine of those in the second half) on Sept. 28... The total stands only one back of the program's Division I single-game record of 12 held by Taylor Jern in 2013 against Texas Tech... Tied the school career record with her 17th shutout against the Rainbow Wahine en route to Big West Defensive Player of the Week honors, and broke the record on Oct. 12 on the road at UC Irvine... Also added a shutout against CSUN on Oct. 22... Finished with six or more saves in a match seven times... Faced a barrage of 23 shots against the Golden Bears.
2016: Ranked No. 80 in the nation with six shutouts, No. 99 in goalie minutes played (1790:08) and No. 134 in goals against average (1.11)... Ranked No. 3 in the program’s list of single-season Division I records in goals against average (1.11), tied for No. 2 in shutouts (6), tied for No. 3 in wins (7), No. 5 in saves (71), No. 7 in saves per game (3.71) and save percentage (.763),.. Collected 10 saves at Sacramento State (9/2) — the second-highest total posted in a single game… Started all 19 matches for the second consecutive season... Did not allow a goal vs. Northern Arizona (8/28), at Sacramento State (9/2), vs. Portland State (9/9), at CSUN (9/30), vs. UC Riverside (10/16) and at Cal Poly (10/30).
2015: Ranked No. 14 in the nation and No. 1 in the Big West Conference with 10 shutouts... That total is a new all-time single-season record... Ranked No. 42 in the country in goals against average (0.75) and No. 86 in goalie minutes played (1797:16)... Her GAA is the lowest single-season figure in the program's Div. I era... Smith's 10 wins is the second-highest single-season total... Her .769 save percentage is the sixth-highest single-season total in the program's Div. I history... Started all 19 games... Collected a season-high six assists at UC Riverside (10/11)... Earned consecutive clean sheets against Portland State (8/28), Eastern Washington (8/30), North Dakota State (9/4) and Denver (9/6)... Also shut out San Diego State (9/20), Saint Mary's (9/26), Cal Poly (10/1) and CSUN (10/4) - another four straight opponents, all earned at home - and Hawai'i (10/22).
TENNESSEE (2014): Redshirted.
VALLEY CHRISTIAN HS '14: U.S. U-18 Women's National Team pool player... Selected Most Valuable Defensive Player as a sophomore, junior and senior... Named team captain as a junior and senior... Set a single-season school record with 13 shutouts in 2013... Broke that record the following season, as a senior, by collecting 15 shutouts... Also posted 78 saves and a 0.70 GAA... Smith's high school teams compiled a 66-25-11 record and 52 shutouts with her in goal... Led her club team, De Anza Force (ECNL) to the semifinals of the Surf Cup in 2013.
PERSONAL: The oldest of Evelyn and Kevin Smith's two children… Served as a math tutor in high school and participated in her school's Nano Technology club… Likes to read, cook, bake and play Sudoku in her free time… Enjoys all types of music.