Mimi Smith
Mimi  Smith


Wilmette, Ill.

High School:
New Trier



Cross Country Earns All-Academic Team Honors

The teams were honored by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association


Four Deacs Named to All-ACC Academic Team

Mitchell Day, Hannah Brookover, Mimi Smith and Eliza Lukens-Day were honored by the conference for their success in competition and in the classroom

Career Results

Career Honors

2016 Academic All-ACC Cross Country Team

2017 (Junior)
Ran in five meets for the Deacs...Finished 35th at the NCAA Southeast Regional and 33rd at the ACC Championships...Ran a season-best 6k time of 21:10.5 at the conference meet...Also competed in Pre Nationals, the Paul Short Run and the adidas XC Challenge.

2016 (Sophomore)
Competed in four meets for the Demon Deacons, capped with a Wake Forest-leading 27th place finish at the NCAA Southeast Regional...Finished 28th at the Conference meet with a season-best 6K time of 20:50.4 and finished first among Demon Deacons...Landed 13th at the adidas Pre-Nationals and was the first Deac across the finish line...Opened her season with a 19th place finish in the 5K at the adidas XC Challenge.

2015 (Freshman)
Placed in the Deacons' top five in two of the three meets in which she competed ... Placed fourth in her first collegiate meet, the Elon Open, with a 4k time of 15:09 ... Came in 33rd at the Furman Classic, completing the 6k in 22:35.63.

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.