Sara Smith Event:
Class: Freshman
Height: 5' 6"
Hometown: McGaheysville, Va.
photo SKINNER ON SMITH: "Finalist at this summer's U.S. nationals. Sara will factor in on all relays and will be a threat at the ACC and NCAA Championships."

HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered two years for Barbara Palmer at Spotswood ... Two-time AA state champion in the 50 and 100 freestyle events ... Holds the state record in the 100 and 500 freestyle ... USA Swimming Scholastic All American.

PERSONAL: Sara Marie Smith was born April 7, 1987 in Harrisonburg, Virginia ... Daughter of Todd and Jeannette Smith ... Majoring in biology.