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Zach Smith

Zach Smith - Men's Swimming & Diving - Florida State Seminoles

Player profile

position
Free/Fly
year
Sophomore
hometown
Sykesville, MD
high school
McDonogh HS

Top Times

1000 Free: 9:11.05

500 Free: 4:24.17

200 Fly: 1:46.13

1650 Free: 15:14.99

Honors

2020 U.S. Olympic Trials Qualifier - 200m Fly

2021-22

Won the 200 fly (1:48.29) and placed fourth in the 500 free (4:29.86) against Auburn.

2020-21

Placed 12th in the 1650 free behind a personal best of 15:14.99 and was 14th in the 200 fly (1:46.94) after posting a personal best in prelims at 1:46.13 at the ACC Championships…also swam a personal best in the 500 free at 4:24.17…Took fourth in the 200 fly (1:52.81) and competed in the 500 free (4:39.23) against Tampa…was fifth in the 200 fly (1:53.06) after finishing fourth in the 1000 free (9:28.89) at No. 22 Auburn…was also fifth in the 500 free (4:35.67)…placed third in the 200 fly (1:52.85) before taking fourth in the 100 fly (51.14) against Gardner-Webb…too third in the 1650 free (15:58.43) fourth in the 200 fly (1:54.60) and also competed in the 500 free (4:43.88) against LSU….placed 19th in the 200 free (1:39.81) was ninth in the 1650 free (15:31.63) and 10th in the 200 fly (1:47.91) at the Georgia Invite…won the 1000 free (9:15.47) against TCU…took second in the 1000 free (9:25.80) and was fifth in the 500 free (4:36.58) to open the season vs RV Georgia Tech

High School

Team record holder in the 1000 freestyle (9:14.23) and 500 freestyle (4:28.56) …named an All-American his senior year…was an athlete team representative as a junior and Senior Rep. on the Maryland Swimming Board as a senior

Personal: Born Dec. 11, 2001…son of Russell and Diane Smith…Honor Roll student…father played baseball at Salisbury University…uncle played baseball at Liberty and Pfeiffer University…plans to major in cyber criminology and computer science