Kyle Smith

#26 Kyle Smith

POS. MF
YEAR Fr.
HT. 5-8
WT. 140
HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL) Independence, Ohio (Independence HS)

2015: Saw action in 17 games while making starts in 11...Scored first career goal in the regular season finale on the road at Stetson (10/31)...Attempted nine shots on the year, placing six on frame...Played 1122 minutes as a sophomore including six matches of full minutes...Took 11 corner kicks...Helped the Bisons post three shutouts from his defensive position.

2014: Played in eight matches...Drew first career start against James Madison (9/14) in the championship game of the Belmont Invitational...Did not attempt a shot...Played a season-high 28 minutes in matches against Stetson (10/11) and Longwood (10/25)...Took four corner kicks on the year including three in the game versus Longwood.

High School: Played for Gino Mannochio at Independence High School...MVP in 2011 and 2012...2012 All-Region and All-District Selection...Captain of the Blue Devils in 2012...Three-year letter winner in soccer...Holds the Independence HS single-game assist record with five...Also lettered in golf and football...Chose Lipscomb over Ohio State, Grove City, Mount Union, Siena Heights and Case Western Reserve.

Personal: Son of Steve and Carrie Smith...Has one brother, Ian and one sister, Kaili...Plans to major in Pharmacy or Biomedical Engineering...Favorite professional sports team is Borussia Dortmund.