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2013-14 (Track): Significantly lowered her PRs at 800-meters and scored for the Dawgs at the MPSF Championships … outdoors, ran at the Pac-12 Championships, finishing 17th in the 800-meters, running 2:12.01 in the prelims … set an outdoor 800m best of 2:10.86 at the Ken Shannon Invitational, finishing second … fourth in the 800m in the UW-WSU Dual in 2:14.50 … indoors, ran a three-second PR of 2:10.13 to finish seventh in the 800-meters at MPSFs … anchored the top 4x400-meter relay of the indoor season, which ran the No. 2 time in school history, 3:44.16, to win the Husky Classic … ran the 800m at the UW Invitational in 2:13.09 and also had a 2:13.13 at the Husky Classic … earned Pac-12 All-Academic honorable mention ... (Cross Country): Ran one time in the fall at the Emerald City Open, finishing 23rd overall and third among Huskies.
2012-13 (Track): A versatile freshman season saw her trying a little bit of everything, including 800-meters, 1,500-meters, a 4x400m relay, steeplechase, and even a triple jump … ran a best 800m time of 2:16.00 at the Ralph Vernacchia Invite, taking second … did the triple jump at the Ken Shannon Invite, jumping 36-10 ¼ for sixth … ran the steeple at the Pepsi Team Invitational at Oregon, finishing seventh in 11:27.91 … clocked a 1,500m time of 4:48.21 at the Stanford Invitational … indoors, set a mile PR of 4:57.96 at the Husky Classic … also ran an 800-meters best of 2:15.60 at the UW Final Qualifier ... (Cross Country): Redshirted the season to preserve a year of eligibility, competing once unattached, as she was 45th at the Sundodger Invite at Lincoln Park.
High School and Personal: Full name is Cassandra Jeanne Smith ... born in Mission Viejo, California ... parents are Jackie and Kent Smith ... one of seven children, with two older brothers, Andrew and Matt, two younger brothers Sam and Spencer, and two older sisters, Jessica and Makenna ... also has a brother-in-law, Steve, and nephew, Moses ... sister Makenna runs cross country and track for BYU ... father played collegiate volleyball for BYU ... also competed frequently in the triple jump with a personal-best of 39-feet, 5-inches ... sixth as a senior in the CIF-SS Division I finals, running 4:58.81 for 1,600-meters ... set 1,600m PR of 4:57.99 in 2012 at Distance Meet of Champions ... won the Distance Meet of Champions in 2011 with a time of 5:03.38 ... ran just one season of cross country, taking 14th in the CIF-SS Division-I finals in 2011 ... finished 18th in the 2011 Mt. SAC XC Invite ... lettered in volleyball her sophomore through senior seasons.
2013 MPSF TF - 20th, Mile
2014 MPSF TF - 7th, 800m | 12th, 4x400m
2014 Pac-12 TF - 17th, 800m
Triple Jump.......36-10 1/4
2014 Pac-12 All-Academic TF honorable mention