Dayna Smart-Allen Athlete Profile

Dayna Smart-Allen

Dayna Smart-Allen
Position: All Around Height: 5-6 Roster Years: 2004-2008 Hometown: Sandy, UT


Parents are Eric and Patti Smart...has two brothers and a sister...born in Virginia where her dad was doing his residency...likes dancing, waterskiing, traveling, and being with family...was a cheerleader her sophomore year in high school...received bachelor's degree in Fitness and first year of graduate school in Exercise Science Health Promotion.

Before BYU

Graduated from Brighton High School and lettered in academics her junior and senior year...trained at Olympus Gymnastics...competed as a level 10...1999 and 2002 level 10 State Champion...sixth place in the all-around at Junior Olympic Nationals in 2002...has been on the Region 1 Junior Olympic National team four times...on the Regional Team that took 1st at Junior Olympic Nationals in 2000 and 2002...competed in Russia in summer of 2003 as part of the Moscow-Utah Youth Games.


Career Highs:
Vault: 9.900 vs TWU 2/10/07
Bars: 9.825 vs SUU 2/26/07
Beam: 9.950 vs Utah 3/26/05
Floor: 9.975 vs Ariz. 3/23/07
All Around: 39.500 vs SUU 2/26/07

2004 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted because of fractured tibia prior to 2004 season.

2005 | Freshman Year

Competed in every meet on vault and beam and occasionally on floor...season highs of 9.875 on vault and 9.800 on floor...tied eighth best mark in school history on beam with 9.950...tied for first place on beam at Regionals.

2006 | Sophomore Year

Competed in three events in all but two meets...led the team on vault in 11 meets...posted team-high and career-high 9.875 on vault against Utah on Feb. 24 and Texas Women's on March 18...topped the 9.800 mark on vault and beam eight times...posted team-best 9.900 on beam against Utah on Feb 24...topped 9.700 on floor 10 times...recorded career-best 9.850 on floor against SUU on March 15...tied for fourth place on vault at Regionals with a 9.850.

2007 | Junior Year

Competed in every meet on vault, beam and floor...competed in the all-around in six meets and won five all-around titles...won a total of 23 individual titles on the season, including four on vault, two on bars, eight on beam, four on floor and five in the all-around...recorded career highs on every event with marks of 9.900 on vault three times, 9.825 on bars against SUU, 9.950 on beam against SUU, 9.975 on floor in a tri meet against Arizona and SUU and 39.500 in the all-around against SUU...tied the eighth-best beam score in school history with her 9.950 mark...tied the second-highest floor mark in school history with her 9.975 score...led the team on bars five times and tied for the team lead two other times...led the team on floor five times...led the team on beam in every meet but one...topped the 9.800 mark on beam in every meet but two.

2008 | Senior Year

Competed in eight meets on floor and in every meet on vault and beam except one due to injury...claimed seven individual event titles including two on vault, three on beam and two on floor...competed in the all-around once for the Cougars, posting 38.350...recorded a career-best 9.900 on vault against Utah State on March 10...scored season highs on beam and floor with a score of 9.875 on each...led the Cougar squad nine times on beam and seven times on vault throughout the season...tied for 10th place on beam (9.825) and 14th place on vault (9.750) at Regionals...competed on floor at Regionals...exhibitioned on the uneven bars numerous times.