UND Roster

2019-20 Women's Soccer Roster

#28 Autumn Smithers

Defender


Height 5-8
Class Graduate Student
Hometown Modesto, Calif.
High School Gregori

AT USF (2015-18)

HONORS & AWARDS
– United Soccer Coaches All-West Region – 2018
– All-WCC Second Team – 2018
– All-WCC Honorable Mention – 2017
– WCC All-Academic – 2017, 2018

AS A REDSHIRT JUNIOR (2018)

  • Played and started all 20 games for the Dons
  • Logged 1793 minutes which led the team for the second-straight year
  • Finished the season with nine points on four goals and one assist
  • Four goals was tied for second most on the team and a career-best
  • Two of her four goals were game winning goals
  • Scored her first game winner of the season in a 2-1 win over New Mexico
  • Scored a goal and an assist in the 4-1 win over Pacific
  • Recorded her first career multi-goal game in the 2-1 win over Saint Mary’s
  • Finished the year with a career-best 20 shots, with nine on goal for a .450 shots on goal percentage

AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2017):

  • In her return to the Dons lineup she earned All-West Coast Conference Honorable Mention honors as well as West Coast Conference All-Academic accolades
  • Played in and started all 20 games
  • Played in all 1,908 minutes this season, good for second on the team
  • Scored her first collegiate goal against Pacific on Oct. 20, came in the 30th minute and broke a scoreless tie
  • Was a key part of the Dons defense that recorded three shutouts including a 1-0 win over No. 6 Cal and a 2-0 win over San Diego on Nov. 4 in the season finale
  • Took seven shots on the year two on target for a .286 shot on goal percentage

2016:

  •  Redshirted due to injury.

AS A FRESHMAN (2015):

  • Made 16 appearances with nine starts on the year
  • Played a season-high 110 minutes in a season-opening 0-0 draw with Cal Poly (Aug. 21)
  • Her 765 total minutes played were the third-most among USF’s non-starters
  • Contributed to a USF defense that set a team record in goals against average (0.72) and tied the team record for shutouts in a season (10)
  • USF’s 10 shutouts tied for second in the conference
  • Helped the Dons’ defense rank third in the WCC in goals allowed (15) and goals against average (0.72)

PREP AND PERSONAL: 

  • Three-year letterwinner at Joseph A. Gregori High School
  • Named league MVP
  • Won the team Jaguar Award
  • Also lettered in volleyball, basketball, and track
  • Played club soccer with Modesto Ajax and West Coast Soccer Club
  • Born in Modesto, Calif.
  • Parents are Brett and Lynette Smithers
  • Majoring in biology
  • Aspires to a career in lab research