Makenna Smith Athlete Profile

Makenna Smith

Position: Distance Height: 5-3 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2011-2015 Hometown: Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Last School: Trabuco High School


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

Before BYU

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


  • MPSF All-Academic Scholar-Athlete (2012)
  • 2014 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF) Indoor Track All-Academic 


PERSONAL BESTS: Mile- 4:58.79; 1500m- 4:55.38; 3000m- 9:54.82

2011 | Freshman Year


  • Did not compete


  • Finished 12th in the 1500m at the UVU Invitational in 4:55.38

2012 | Sophomore Year


  • Finished 10th in the mile in 5:05.10 at the Blue and Orange Opener
  • Set a new career best in the mile (4:58.79) and competed in the 3000m (10:09.76) at the UW Invitational 
  • Ran a personal best time of 9:54.82 in a seventh-place finish in the 3000m at the New Balance Invitational 
  • Ended season with a mark of 10:04.19 in the 3000m at the Husky Classic