Mimi Smith
Mimi  Smith


Wilmette, Ill.

High School:
New Trier HS

Middle Distance, Distance


Seven Deacs Named to All-ACC Academic Team

The track and field student-athletes were honored for their success inside and out of the classroom


Halvorsen Qualifies for NCAA Championships

Sam Halvorsen qualified for the NCAA Championships on the opening day of competition at the East Preliminary


Deacs Set for East Preliminary

Eight Demon Deacons look to qualify for the NCAA Championships


Eight Deacs Qualify for East Preliminaries

Two men and six women will represent Wake Forest at the NCAA East Preliminaries


Wake Forest Closes Competition at ACC Championships

Kern and Shalaway earned All-ACC honors on the final day of competition

Career Results

Career Honors
2018 All-ACC Academic Outdoor Team
2018 Second Team All-ACC (Outdoor 10,000m)

Outdoor Personal Bests
1,500m -- 4:34.63 -- 2018 WF Outdoor Opener
3,000m -- 10:22.88 -- 2016 Wake Forest Open
5,000m -- 16:26.68 -- 2018 Virginia Challenge
10,000m -- 34:30.65 -- 2018 NCAA East Preliminary

Indoor Personal Best
Mile -- 4:54.66 -- 2018 Navy Invitational
3,000m -- 9:40.99 -- 2018 Clemson Bob Pollock Invitational
5,000m -- 16:48.09 -- 2018 ACC Championships

2018 Outdoor
Had the best season to date…Ran in five meets…Earned Second-Team All-ACC honors in the 10,000m after finishing fifth…Took 17th in the 10k at the NCAA East Preliminary with a career-best time of 34:40.65…Finished 16th in the 5000m with a career-best time at the Virginia Challenge…Also ran in the WF Outdoor Opener and the Raleigh Relays…Earned All-ACC Academic Honors.

2017-18 Indoor
Had her best season to date, setting career bests in all three events…Finished 10th in the 5000m at the ACC Championships…Took third in the mile at the Navy Invitational and third in the 3000m at the Clemson Bob Pollock Invitational.

2017 Outdoor
Saw action in four meets...Ran a career-best time of 16:50.80 in the 5000m at the Virginia Challenge...Also competed in the 5000m at the ACC Championships where she finished 26th and the Raleigh Relays where she took 22nd.

2016-17 Indoor
Did not compete.

2016 Outdoor

Competed at five meets ... In the 5,000m, won at the Elon Invitational and placed 19th at the ACC Championships ... Came in 10th in the 1,500m at the NC State Wolfpack Last Chance Meet and in the 3,000m at the Wake Forest Open.

2015-16 Indoor
Ran two times on the season ... Finished the mile in 5:35.07 at the UCS Invitational and posted a 10:51.49 time in the 3,000m at the Camel City Invitational.

High School

Competed for New Trier Township High School ... Collected eight varsity letters in track and field ... Was a J. Kyle Brain Leadership Participant and was named her team's most valuable runner ... Earned the NTTHS Rookie of the Year Award ... Had high school career-best times of 16:43 in the three-mile, 10:41 in the 3200m, 4:59 in the 1600m and 2:17 in the 2:17.

Full name is Meredith Foster Smith ... Born in Wilmette, Ill. and attended New Trier Township High School ... Was an honor roll student ... Mother, Clare, swam at Northern Illinois ... High school teammate of Jessica Ackerman of Princeton and Courtney Ackerman of Illinois, both track student-athletes ... Daughter of Clare and Charles Smith ... Born April 14, 1997...Health & exercise science major.