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Keontra Smith

position

Striker

Height

5-11

Weight

215 lbs.

Class

Sophomore

Hometown

West Park, Fla.

High School

Chaminade-Madonna

2020 (Sophomore): Saw action in season opener versus UAB (Sept. 10), finishing with one tackle, one PBU and one quarterback hurry…Posted three solo tackles in road win at top-20 Louisville (Sept. 19)…Credited with one quarterback hurry in romp of rival Florida State (Sept. 26)…Posted three total tackles (two solo) at top-ranked Clemson (Oct. 10).

2019 (True Freshman): Saw action in seven games during first season, largely on special teams…Finished with two tackles…Made career debut in home opener against Bethune-Cookman (Sept. 14), finishing with two tackles…Saw action in in win over Virginia (Oct. 11)…Played in win at Florida State (Nov. 2)…Competed against Louisville (Nov. 9)…Saw action against FIU (Nov. 23)…Played in regular season finale at Duke (Nov. 30)…Played in 2019 Walk-On’s Independence Bowl against Louisiana Tech (Dec. 26).

High School: Consensus four-star prospect by ESPN.com, Rivals.com and 247Sports.com…Ranked as the No. 15 cornerback and No. 38 player in Florida by ESPN.com…Rated the No. 16 cornerback nationally and No. 26 in Florida by 247Sports.com…Listed as the No. 27 cornerback and No. 33 player in Florida by Rivals.com…Helped Chaminade-Madonna win 2018 Class 3A state championship…As a senior, led team with 115 tackles, 31.0 tackles for loss and 8.0 sacks…Selected to participate in the 2019 Army All-American Bowl…Participated in The Opening in the summer of 2018…Chose Miami over offers from Alabama, Oklahoma, Michigan, Florida, Auburn, Kentucky, Louisville, Michigan State, NC State, Nebraska, Ole Miss, Oregon, Penn State, Pitt, Syracuse and Wisconsin among others.