3 - Chris Smith
Chris Smith
Height: 6-0
Weight: 200
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Midlothian, VA
High School: Clover Hill
Position: WR

Notes: Yale's active career leader with 92 catches and 1,287 yards... His two KOR for TDs are the most for a Yale player.

2011: Second-team All-Ivy League as both a receiver and a kick returner... Led team with 602 yards and six TD catches... Caught 28 passes while playing in just six games... Missed four games with injuries... Had four games over 100 yards receiving including 174 at Lafayette... Led team with 20 kick returns for 480 yards.

2010: Second-team All-Ivy (Offense, Special Teams)... Led Yale with 46 catches and 1184 all-purpose yards... Had 452 receiving yards and one score... Three TDs overall... In a span of 2:23 on Nov. 6 at Providence he set an Ivy League record by returning two (79, 83) straight kickoffs for TDs in the Yale win (No other league player had run back two for scores in a game)... He had three returns for 178 yards, one shy of the school record... He earned The Sports Network/Fathead.com FCS National and Ivy League Special Team Player of the Week honors... Also became only Yale player with two career kickoffs for TDs... They were the first Yale KOR for scores in five years... His 732 kick return yards are a school season record, while his 988 career yards rank fourth.

2009: Made an immediate impact on special teams and at WR.. Caught 18 passes for 233 yards and one TD in six games... Missed last four games with injury... Season-high five catches (56 yards) at Penn... Season-best 82 receiving yards (3 catches) vs. Dartmouth, including a 73-yard play for TD... Returned 19 punts for 3.1 average... Took back 11 kickoffs for 23.3 average.

At Clover Hill High School: Two-time football captain... Eight school receiving records: yards in season (920), career (1,300) and game (236); TDs in season (15), career (18) and game (5); catches in season (53) and game (10)... 2008 unanimous first-team all-district WR... All-Central Region, All-Metro... First-team All-Digital Sports... First-team  all-state... VHSCA first-team All-State... Team MVP... First-team all-district DB... Two-time baseball captain who was first-team all-district and team MVP... Wendy's Heisman Finalist... Sammy Scholar-Athlete Finalist... Bill Dudley Scholar-Athlete Award... Four-time DECA Marketing Management champion and president...  National Honor Society... Latin Honor Society... Boys State member... 4.5 GPA.

Personal: Christopher Randolph Smith is the son of Michael and Laura Smith... Interested in pre-med major and becoming a physician...  Was 5-foot-5, 130-pound in sophomore year of high school...Pierson College resident

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