UND Roster

2019-20 Fencing Roster

Jared Smith

Sabre


Height 5-10
Class Sophomore
Hometown Ladera Ranch, CA
High School Tesoro
Bio

HONORS & AWARDS:

  • 2020 Silver medal and All-ACC (Men’s Sabre)
  • 2020 Second place finished at Midwest Regionals
  • 2020 NCAA Qualifier

AS A SOPHOMORE:

  • Compiled a 43-15 record after competing in five of the six regular season meets
  • Opened the year with a 10-4 mark at the Elite Invitational
  • Went 11-4 at the Philadelphia Invitational
  • Only lost two bouts over his final two meets of the season (6-1 @ DeCicco; 8-1 @ Northwestern)
  • Finished second at ACC’s after falling to teammate Alessandro Contreras in the Sabre Championship
  • Went 7-2 in the team competition to help the Irish claim the team ACC Championship
  • Finished second at the Midwest Regional in Detroit and claimed his first ever at-large bid to the NCAA Championship
  • Improved his career record to 65-34

AS A FRESHMAN:

  • Put together a 22-19 mark as a freshman.
  • Opened the season with a third-place finish at the Penn State Garret Open.
  • Went 10-5 at the Northwestern Duals.
  • Posted a 4-1 mark at the ACC Championships to help the Irish capture the men’s team title.
  • Earned the team’s Dan Mulligan Award for leadership in men’s sabre.

PREP & PERSONAL

  • Graduated from Tesoro High School in June 2018
  • Member of the Avant Garde Fencers Club
  • Team took bronze in senior team men’s sabre at the 2016 Summer National Championships
  • Placed in the top 8 at the November 2016 Cadet NAC
  • Finished top 16 at the Cadet World Cup in Konin, Poland
  • Placed second in team at the 2016 Cadet World Cup in Eislingen, Germany
  • Finished third in Division 1A at the 2017 Summer National Championships
  • Placed third in the junior division at Virginia Beach NAC 2018
  • Son of Jay and Sandra Smith
  • Has an older sister, Jasmin, and two older brothers, Joshua and Jayson
  • Majoring in Mechanical Engineering