ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
10 - Seitu Smith II
Seitu Smith II
Height: 5-10
Weight: 195
Year: So.
Hometown: Deerfield Beach, Fla.
High School: Deerfield Beach
Position: WR
Major: Sociology
House Affiliation: Eliot

at Harvard:
2012: College Football Performance Awards Watch List at Kickoff Returner/ All-Purpose Award ... Preaseason first team All-America at kickoff returner by Beyond College Sports Network and the only sophomore named on the offensive side of the ball ...  Preaseason third team All-America at kickoff returner by College Sports Madness and College Sports Journal ... Preseason All-Ivy League by College Sports Madness ... Preseason second team All-Ivy League by Phil Steel’s College Football Preview ... Had eight catches for 92 yards including an acrobatic 30-yard TD catch against Brown while also returning two kicks for 41 yards. Injured his hand against Brown. 

2011: Major H recipient ... Honorable mention All-America selection as a kick returner by Beyond Sports Network ... Named All-Freshman team by College Sports Journal ... Set single season records for kickoff return yards (658) and return average (29.9) ... Returned four kickoffs for 124 yards with a long of 42 at Holy Cross ... Had 106 all-purpose yards at Cornell with 83 kickoff return yards (3 returns), 21 punt return yards and two rushing yards ... Had 125 all-purpose yards and became the first freshman at Harvard to return a kickoff for a touchdown when he had a 91-yarder against Bucknell. He became the 10th player at Harvard with a 90-plus yard kickoff return. Was named Ivy League Rookie and Special Teams Player of the Week on Oct. 17 ... Also earned Ivy League Rookie and Special Teams Player of the Week honors Oct. 24 after becoming the first freshman at Harvard since Clifton Dawson '07 to produce over 200 all-purpose yards in a game. He had 220 against Princeton, returning kicks, punts, rushing and receiving. 

Background:
Played in Dade vs. Broward County all-star games sponsored by Nike (2010) and Under Armour (2011) … Team captain …  Named a Top 100 Player in South Florida … Named a Top 50 Player in Broward County … Two-time team MVP and team captain … Bran Piccolo Scholar Athlete Award.