Colette Jepson Smith Athlete Profile

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#10 Colette Jepson Smith

Positions: Midfielder, Forward Height: 5-5 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2011-2013 Hometown: Kaysville, UT Last School: UNLV

Before BYU:

  • High School: Led Davis High to three conference championships and a runner-up finish in the state championships her junior season ... twice named first team all-state, and was Northern District MVP as a junior ... played four years for the Darts, after becoming only the second freshman to make the team ... her 36 goals as a junior led the state ... two-time MVP and team captain.
  • Club: Played for Black Diamond from 2001-09, and helped them to the national championship in 2006 as well as a US Club regional championship in 2007 and the state title in 2008 ... member of the regional ODP team in 2005 and 2007.
  • 2009 - Freshman @ UNLV: Was the only member of the freshman class to post a point during the season ... tied for the team lead in points with six (two goals, two assists) ... notched goals against Illinois State (Aug. 28) and Ohio State (Sept. 9) ... played in 18 games with 15 starts.

Personal:

  • Born on Nov. 27, in Layton, Utah 
  • Daughter of Bret and Cari Jepson and Bruce and Debbie Yates 
  • Has four brothers, Brandon, Brooks, Brigham, and Breton, and two sisters, Chanelle and Chendyn 
  • Plans on majoring in psychology

Stats

 

Year Games Played Shots Goals Assists Points
2011 19 57 4 4 12
2012 3 4 0 0 0
2013 21 44 5 2 12
Career 43 105 9 6 24

      

2011 | Junior Year

  • Played in 19 games and started 13 games
  • Made four goals
  • Had four assists
  • Took 57 shots
  • Had team highs of two goals against San Francisco and Idaho
  • Had a team-high two assists against Saint Mary's
  • Took a team-high six shots against Arizona
  • Made two goals against San Francisco
  • Had one assist against Cal State Fullerton
  • Had one assist against Loyola Marymount
  • Had a season-high two assists against Saint Mary's
  • Played against Washington, Oklahoma State, Oklahoma, Pepperdine, Santa Clara and San Diego
  • Had five shots against Miami, Oklahoma State, Idaho and Gonzaga
  • Received All-WCC Honorable Mention

2012 | Redshirt Year

  • Named Preseason TopDrawerSoccer WCC Top 20
  • Redshirt due to ACL injury

2013 | Senior Year

  • Started in every game
  • Scored a career high five goals, two of which were game winners
  • Assisted on two goals