ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
5 - Patricia Smith
Patricia Smith
Height: 5-6
Year: Junior
Hometown: Greenwich, Conn.
High School: Greenwich
Position: Utility
House Affiliation: Dunster

2011:
Team Captain

2010:
Netted a pair of scores against Villanova at Harvard Invitational (Feb. 6) … Scored a goal against Siena (Feb. 6) and New York Athletic Club (Feb. 7) at Harvard Invitational ... Recorded a hat trick against George Washington (Feb. 21) at Princeton Invitational ... Recorded a hat trick against Wagner (Feb. 27) at the ECAC Championships ... Tallied a goal against Bucknell at the Elite Eight (March 7) … Buried a marker against Fresno Pacific (March 15) … Netted a goal against San Jose State (March 17) ... Tallied a hat trick in Harvard’s win over No. 19 Cal State East Bay (March 19) … Scored two goals against Cal State Monterey Bay … Potted a goal against No. 11 Hartwick (April 10) … Netted a goal against No. 11 Hartwick (April 17) ... Notched a pair of scores against Maryland (May 2).

2009:
Tallied a goal in season-opening victory against NYAC at Harvard Invitational (Feb. 14) ... Scored a goal against Siena and NYAC (Feb. 15) ... Had a goal against George Washington (Feb. 22) ... Netted a goal against Princeton (March 1) ... Tallied four goals and made three steals against NYAC (March 14) ... Scored once at No. 1 Stanford (March 21) ... Found the back of the net twice against Hartwick (April 4) ... Had a hat trick against Utica and scored twice against Connecticut College (April 5) ... Recorded a hat trick against Connecticut College and scored twice against Utica at Northern Division Championship (April 19) ... Netted a goal against Indiana at Eastern Championship (April 25) ... Tallied three goals in win over Bucknell at Easterns (April 26).

2008:
Named to Collegiate Water Polo Association's All-Academic Team ... Selected to Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches Academic All-America Team ... Earned Team's Rookie of the Year ... Made crucial steal in final seconds to clinch victory over Wagner (Feb. 16) ... Scored first collegiate goal against Maryland (Feb. 17) ... Tallied two scores against Princeton (Feb. 17) ... Had a goal against Marist at ECAC Championships (March 1) ... Netted goals in wins over Siena and Utica (March 8) ... Netted a goal at Concordia (March 26) ... Scored a goal against Queens (April 13) ... Netted a goal against Queens in Northern Division Championships (April 19) ... Had a goal against Connecticut College at Northern Division Championships (April 20).

High School:
Earned 12 varsity letters in water polo, swimming and ice hockey) ... Captained water polo and ice hockey as senior ... Five-time All-American Water Polo player ... NISCA Water Polo All-American three times ... Earned USA Water Polo All-American honors twice ... USA Water Polo Academic All-American as senior ... Wendy's Heisman state winner as top Connecticut female scholar-athlete ... Played for New York Athletic Club's 2007 USA Water Polo Senior Women's gold medal championship team ... Competed in local tournaments Greece, Croatia, Canada, Puerto Rico and Montenegro.

Personal:
National Merit Scholar ... AP Scholar ... Member of high school choral group selected as top choir in North America ... Father, William, played water polo at Villanova ... Brother, William, is on the men's water polo team at Stanford.