Makenna Smith Athlete Profile

Makenna Smith

Height: 5-3 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2011-2013 Hometown: Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Last School: Trabuco High School


  • Parents are Kent and Jackie Smith
  • Father was a setter for the BYU volleyball team
  • Siblings are Jessica and Steven Hennings, Andrew, Matt, Cassandra, Samuel and Spencer Smith

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Trabuco Hills High School
  • Set high school records in the one mile and three mile
  • Named All-County
  • Earned Scholar Athlete honors
  • Member of hip-hop club, CSF and ASB
  • Coached by Dennis Kelly


2012: Sophomore
Place Event Time  Distance
8 Reno Twilight Classic 14:59.0 4K
16 BYU Autumn Classic 18:08.8 3Mile
74 Louisville Invitational 17:51.2 5K
281 Wisconsin Invitational 22:01.0 6K
2011: Freshman    
Place Event Time  Distance
7 Utah State Open 17:52.5 5K
13 BYU Invitational 19:02.4 5K

2011 | Freshman Year

  • Finished 7th in the Utah State Classic in 17:52.5
  • Placed 13th in the BYU Invitational in 19:02.4

2012 | Sophomore Year

  • Finished fourth for BYU and ninth overall at Reno Twilight Classic in 14:59.0
  • Finished fifth for BYU and 16th overall in 18:08.8 at BYU Autumn Classic
  • At Louisville Invitational, finished third for BYU and 74th overall in 17:51.2
  • Finished 281st overall and sixth for BYU at the Wisconsin Invitationalin 22:01.0