Director of Track & Field Ron Boyce Previews 2013-14 Indoor Season
Awards/Honors 2015-16 Track & Field: Missouri State Athletics Director's Honor Roll 2012-13 Track & Field: MVC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award ... MVC Honor Roll
2016 Track & Field Indoor:Competed in four meets… Opened the season winning the 1,000-meter run (3:04.89) and helping the distance medley relay to a third-place finish (13:34.98) at the Bob Timmons Challenge (Dec. 4)… Finished fifth in the 800-meter run (2:25.42) at the Arkansas Invitational (Jan. 15)… Clocked in a personal best in the mile run (5:20.59) and was a member of the fourth-place distance medley relay squad (12:33.87) at the Pittsburg State Invitational… Concluded senior season competing in the mile run (5:34.25) and helped the distance medley relay team finish second (12:17.69) at the Gorilla Classic (Feb. 12-13).
Outdoor: Competed in five meets… Opened senior season at the Arkansas Spring Invitational (March 26) clocking in a time of 5:04.39 in the 1,500-meter run… Won the 800-meter run (2:25.10) at the Margaret Simmons Invitational (April 1)… Finished first for the Bears in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:22.78 at the Gibson Invitational (April 9)… Recorded a third-place finish in the 800-meter run (2:22.14) at the Missouri State Invitational (April 22)… Concluded her season at the Bill Williams/Bob Laptad Invitational (April 29) with a time of 2:28.33 in the 800-meter run.
2015 Track & Field Indoor: Competed in six meets ... Opened the season at the Arkansas Invitational (Jan. 9) with a 3:05.62 in the 1,000-meter run to finish sixth ... Ran a 2:22.56 in the 800-meter run at the Missouri Invitational (Jan. 16) to place sixth ... At the UAB Vulcan Invitational (Jan. 23), finished the 800m run in 2:18.15 to earn 11th ... Ran a 2:21.30 at the Tiger Invitational (Feb. 6) to earn 10th in the 800-meter run ... At the Purdue Fred Wilt Invitational (Feb. 14), placed eighth in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:21.22 ... Finished 18th in the 800m run with a 2:22.88 at the Missouri Valley Conference Indoor Championships (Feb. 28-Mar. 31).
Outdoor: Competed in four meets ... Opened the season at the Arkansas Spring Invitational (Mar. 27-28), finishing in fourth in the 1,500m run with a 4:53.23 ... Placed 37th in the 1,500m run at the K.T. Woodman Distance Carnival (Apr. 10), finishing in 5:12.47 ... Competed in two events at the John Jacobs Invitational (Apr. 17-18), finishing in both 17th in the 800m run (2:24.03) and the 1,500m run (5:08.54) ... Placed seventh in the Arkansas Twilight (May 1) 800-meter run with her 2:23.00 ... At the Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Championships (May 15-17), placed 28th in the 800-meter run (2:27.37).
2014 Track & Field Indoor: Competed in five meets ... Set career-best and won 1,000-meter with a time of 3:03.38, as well as placing second in the 4x400 meter relay with 4:00.98 at the Holiday Preview (Dec. 6) ... Set new career-best in the 600-meter run with 1:37.70, also finished 12th in the 800-meter run at the Holiday Inn Invitational (Jan. 17-18) with a time of 2:23.90 ... Placed sixth in the Varsity Apartment Invitational (Jan. 31-Feb. 1) with 2:19 ... Seventh in the mile run (5:20.69) and fifth in the 4x400m relay (4:02.2) at the Missouri Invitational (Feb. 7) ... Competed in the Missouri Valley Conference Championships and set career-mark in 800-meter prelims with 2:17.47, good for 13th, and placed ninth in the distance medley relay.
Outdoor: Competed in six meets ... In the opening out door meet, placed eighth in the 800-meter with a time of 2:27.05 and 13th in the 1,500-meter run with a time of 5:08.38 at the Tulsa Duels (May 21-22) ... At the Vanderbilt Black & Gold (May 28-29), ran a 2:25.40 in the 800-meter and a 5:00.37 in the 1,500-meter. Placed third in the 1,500-meter run with a career-best time of 4:49.94 at the Arkansas Spring Invitational (Apr. 5) ... Seventh in the 800-meter run at the Missouri Relays (Apr. 12) with a time of 2:22.93 ... Placed 20th in the 1,500-meter dash with her 4:58.75 at the Kansas Relays (Apr. 16-19) ... In the Missouri Valley Conference Championships (May 16-18), finished 22nd in the 800-meter (2:25.50) and 23rd in the 1,500-meter (5:12.31).
2013 Track & Field Indoor: Competed in seven meets ... MSU's top finisher in 800 meters at season-opening ASU Kickoff Klassic on Dec. 2 in 2:25.18, placing sixth overall ... Was eighth in mile at Saluki Open in 5:25.03 (Jan. 11) ... Seventh in 800 in 2:25.54 ... Ran mile in 5:20.53 to finish 32nd at Rod McCravy Memorial Meet on Jan. 25 ... Lowered her 800-meter time to 2:18.47 at Varsity Apartments Invitational on Feb. 1.
Outdoor: Competed in six meets ... Placed 15th in both 800 (2:30.45) and 1,500 meters (5:07.90) to open season at Tulsa Duals on March 15 ... Lowered 800 time to 2:18.02 at Mississippi State Conference Challenge on March 23, finishing ninth ... Lowered 1,500 time to 4:52.32 at Razorback Spring Invitational on March 30 to place ninth ... Was 28th in 800-meter finals at MVC championships in 2:30.80 ... Placed 29th in 1,500 finals in Des Moines in 5:10.70.
Background Was a three-year captain of her cross country squad at Vallivue High ... Posted career-best times for the Falcons each year ... Helped her cross country squad earn fifth-place finishes at state four years in a row.
Personal Tenaly Kelleher Smith was born April 15, 1994 in Bozeman, Mont. ... Daughter of Steve Smith and Elizabeth Kelleher ... Has a sister, Elynn Smith ... Majoring in general business.