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#30 Cora Smith

Height 5-9
Class Fr.
Hometown Burnsville, Minn.
High School Eastview

High School — Two-time all-conference selection, earning honorable mention as a sophomore… two-time all-section tournament team honoree… led team in points and assists three years… led team in goals twice… had 21 goals and 13 assists in high school career… played for Minnesota Thunder Academy (2013-16), Eclipse Select Soccer Club (2017-19), and Salvo Soccer Club (2019-20)… Minnesota State Cup Champions and U.S. Club Cup Champions (2017)… 2018 Minnesota State Cup runner-up and 2019 Minnesota State Cup semifinalist… also completed in basketball and track and field… qualified for sections in triple jump as a freshman… represented Team Minnesota for USA Swimming in 50-meter free for three consecutive years and in the 100-meter free and 100-meter back twice… played traveling basketball, winning two MYSA State Championships and posting second and fourth-place finishes… academic letterwinner… member of National Society of High School Scholars… named to German Honor Society… LINC Leadership Council and EVHS Leadership Academy… high school coach was Jason Obarski… club coach was Matt Cross.

Personal — Born Feb. 22, 2002, in Jacksonville, Florida… daughter of Brian and Brenda Smith… has an older brother, Carter… majoring in health and human physiology.