Max Smith
    Max Smith

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Dunedin, New Zealand


    2006-2007 Indoor Track: Was a member of the distance medley team that set a school record and qualified for the NCAA's with a time of 9:36.64 at the New England Championships on 2/23...Was the BIG EAST Champion in the mile (4:04.13) at the BIG EAST Championships on 2/17...Captured the 3,000 meters at the Tyson Invitational with a time of 7:55.18 on 2/9...Placed 2nd in the mile (4:00.23) at the BU Terrier Invitational on 1/27...Won the 1,000 meter run at the URI Sorlein Invitational on 1/20 with a time of 2:25.45... Captured the 3,000 meters (8:08.20) at the Harvard Invitational on 12/9...

    2005-06: Cross Country ... Placed 71st (30:44) at the NCAA Championships on 11/21 ... Automatically qualifed for the NCAA's with a fifth-place (30:05) finish at the NCAA Northeast Regionals on 11/12 ... Finished 14th (25:00) at the BIG EAST Championships on 10/28 ... Finished 13th (25:42) at the Penn State Invitational on 10/15 ... Indoor Track ... Finished sixth in the mile (4:14.83) at the NCAA Indoor Championships and earned All-America honors for the first time in his career ... Was the New England Champion in the 3,000 meters as he crossed the finish line in a time of 7:56.52 ... Ran a time of 4:03.47 in the mile and finished first at the BIG EAST Indoor Track Championships on 2/19 ... Recorded a personal best time in the mile of 3:59.33 to win the event at the Terrier Classic ... Also captured the 1,000 meters at the Sorlein Memorial Invitational on 1/20 ... Finished first in the 3,000 meters (8:16.23) at the Harvard Invitational on 12/10 ... Oudoor Track ... Earned All-America honors at the NCAA Championships on 6/9 by finishing third in the 1,500 meters (3:44.42) ... Placed fourth in the 1,500 meters (3:45.79) at the NCAA East Regionals on 5/27 ... Recorded a time of 3:47.16 in the 1,500 meters and placed third at the BIG EAST Championships on 5/7 ... Finished second in the 800 meters (1:53.00) at the UConn Invitational on 4/22 ... Placed second in the 1,500 meters at the Stanford Invitational on 4/1 with a personal best time of 3:41.27.

    2004-05: Cross Country ... Finished 14th (24:16) at the BIG EAST Championships on 10/29 ... Indoor Track ... Placed second in the mile (4:09.45) at the New England Championship on 2/26 ... Finished eighth at the BIG EAST Championships in the mile in a time of 4:15.22 on 2/19 ... Ran to a sixth-place finish in the mile (4:07.11) in the St. Valentine Invitational on 2/12 ... Finished third in the 3,000 meters at the Seven Way Meet on 2/5 in a time of 8:20.03 ... Placed second (1:55.27) in the 800 meters at the Harvard Invitational on 12/11 ... Outdoor Track ... Competed at the NCAA Championships in the 1,500 meters on 6/8 - 6/11 ... Placed fourth (3:49.54) in the 1,500 meters at the NCAA East Regional Championships on 5/28 ... Finished third at the BIG EAST Championships in the 1,500 meters in a time of 3:57.05 on 5/8 ... Won the 1,500 meters (3:43.96) at the Brown Spring Invitational on 5/1 ... Captured the 1,500 meters on 4/15 in a time of 3:47.58 at the Mt. Sac Relays ... Finished first in the 1,500 meters (3:49.20) at the UConn Invitational on 4/9.

    Regarded as one of the top junior runners in New Zealand...holds of of the top junior miles in the world (4:01.15)....his 4:01.15 mile is the fastest in New Zealand...has won numerous titles in New Zealand.

    Personal Records 800 meters - 1:50.93 1,000 meters - 2:25.45 1,500 meters - 3:41.27 Mile - 3:59.33 3,000 meters - 7:55.18