Madalyn

Smith

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Guard
Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Sussex, N.J.
High School: High Point Regional

Bio

Career Honors:

2018-2019 (Junior):

  • Started in all 31 of the Crusaders’ contests.
  • Averaged 6.9 points per game and 2.9 rebounds per game.
  • Led the team with 118 assists, ranking second in the Patriot League.
  • Had a season high of eight assists against Colgate (1/3), and seven assists against Loyola (1/12).
  • Record 12 points in Turnpike Trophy win vs. BU (1/19).
  • Had a season high of 15 points against Loyola while shooting 4-for-4 from 3-point range (2/9).
  • Named Turnpike Trophy MVP after scoring 12 points in win at BU (2/16).
  • Hit game-winning 3-pointer with 0.7 seconds remaining in victory over Bucknell, earning the No. 8 play on SportsCenter’s Top 10 plays (2/23).
  • Had 13 points, five rebounds and five assists in win at Colgate (3/2).
  • Named to Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2017-2018 (Sophomore):

  • Appeared in all 31 games while starting 16 times on the season.
  • Averaged 5.0 points per game with 1.3 rebounds per contest.
  • Posted 75 assists with 15 steals.
  • Shot 39.7 percent (50-for-126) from the field and 41 percent (34-for-83) from 3-point range.
  • Notched a season-high 13 points on two occasions at Brown (11/29) and against Dartmouth (12/20).
  • Added a season-high eight assists against Lafayette (1/2).

2016-2017 (Freshman):

  • Appeared in all 30 games with nine starts.
  • Averaged 4.4 points per game while posting 58 assists and 16 steals.
  • Posted four points on a pair of field goals against Manhattan (11/11).
  • Scored 12 points with a team-high six assists and three steals against Bryant (11/14).
  • Led Holy Cross with six assists and added five points against Dartmouth (11/23).
  • Scored 14 points and added three assists against Yale (11/27).
  • Scored seven points while earning three rebounds against Vermont (11/30).
  • Scored seven points and added four assists against UMass (12/18).
  • Tied for the team lead with a pair of assists at Arizona State (12/21).
  • Led the Crusaders with four assists at Bucknell (1/8).
  • Led Holy Cross with 16 points against American (2/18).

Before Holy Cross:

  • Played four seasons of varsity basketball at High Point Regional High School in Sussex, N.J. under head coach Chris Dexter.
  • Captained team as a junior and senior.
  • Helped lead team to four consecutive NJAC conference championships.
  • Named the Mugs Media Player of the Year as a junior.
  • Earned first team All-Conference and All-Area accolades and third team All-West Jersey laurels during 2014-15 season.
  • Also played two seasons of varsity field hockey at High Point.
  • Played club basketball for United AAU under head coach Jimmy Ostanewski.
  • Captained club team in 2015.
  • Named Gym Rat Challenge MVP when club team won tournament championship in 2014.
  • Member of National and Foreign Language Honor Societies.
  • Named to school’s honor roll every year.

Personal:

  • Daughter of Thomas Smith and Nancy Hallam-Smith.
  • Has two sisters (Taylor and Darby).
  • Father played basketball at Lycoming College.
  • Mother captained both field hockey and lacrosse teams at Amherst College and was named the Scholar-Athlete of the Class of 1984.
  • Taylor played four seasons of basketball at Amherst (Class of 2015).
  • Darby currently plays field hockey at Connecticut (Class of 2017).
  • Majoring in accounting.
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