Jessica Smith
Jessica Smith
Year: Senior
Hometown: Summerville, Ga.

AS A SENIOR (2016): Ran in all five meets for the Pirates as a senior ... Captured the DII portion of the Mercer Julius Johnson Invitationa in a time of 21:13.5 over 5K ... Earned USTFCCCA All-Academic Team honors ...Top times: 5K 21:13.5 (Mercer JJ Invite Sept. 23); 6K 23:36.5 (PBC Championships Oct. 22); 8k 23:38.83 (NCAA Regionals Nov. 5) ... Member of the PBC Presidential Honor Roll.

PREVIOUS SCHOOL: Ran for three seasons at Dalton State College ... Member of the two-time SSAC conference champion Roadrunners ... All-SSAC honors in 2015, finishing 14th at the conference meet ... Also earned All-Academic Conference honors twice.

HIGH SCHOOL: Ran for Chattooga County HS.

PERSONAL: Born Jessica Brock on September 27, 1994, in Rome, Ga. ... Hometown is Summerville, Ga. ... Daughter of Gwendolyn and Jeff Brock ... Married to Dylan Smith, a junior on the Armstrong State men's cross country team ... Majoring in rehabilitation sciences ... Enjoys cycling ... Lists Kara Goucher and Shalane Flanagan as favorite sports personalities.