Three in Top 15 Propel Men's Cross Country to Big Ten Runner-Up
Men's Harrier Smoragiewicz Takes 42nd at World Triathlon Championships
Smoragiewicz, Moran Compete at USA Cross Country Championships
Smoragiewicz Chosen to Run for Team USA Men in International Event
Men's Cross Country Finishes 23rd at NCAA Championships
Last Updated: Dec. 10, 2014
At Michigan ... Member of the NCAA Great Lakes Regional championship team (2013).
Junior (2014) ... Helped U-M to 11th place at the 10,000-meter NCAA Championships (Nov. 22), the team's best finish since 2003, with a time of 31:39.1 ... Finished 49th (31:19) at the 10,000-meter NCAA Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 14) to help U-M to third place ... Helped U-M to a runner-up finish at the 8,000-meter Big Ten Championships (Nov. 2), finishing 15th with a collegiate-best time of 24:04.9 ... Finished 43rd at the 8,000-meter Wisconsin Adidas Invitational (Oct. 17) with a time of 24:18 ... Helped lead the Wolverines to a team victory at the rain-shortened, 8,000-meter Blue and Gold Invitational (Oct. 3) with a time of 23:41.7, good for 15th place... Helped U-M to a first place team finish at the 8,000-meter Big Ten Preview (Sep. 20) with a time of 24:39.83 ... Made his season debut running unattached at the 5,000-meter Michigan Open, where he finished first with a time of 15:19.8 (Aug. 29).
Sophomore (2013) ... Finished 172nd (31:59.8) at the NCAA Championships (Nov. 23) ... Made his season debut, finishing 61st (25:35.9) at the 8,000-meter Big Ten Championships (Nov. 3).
Freshman (2012) ... Finished 132nd (31:00.1) at the 10,000-meter NCAA Championships (Nov. 17) ... Finished 16th (24:13.4) at the 8,000-meter Big Ten Championships (Oct. 28) ... Finished 201st (24:45) at the 8,000-meter Wisconsin adidas Invitational (Oct. 12) ... Opened the season with a 33rd-place finish (25:24.4) at the 8,000-meter Virginia/Panorama Farms Invitational (Sept. 22).
Prep ... Graduated from Rapid City Central High School (2012) ... National Honor Society ... Honor Roll ... Academic All-State ... Academic All-Conference ... Graduated third in class ... Cross Country ... Finished 25th in the SDHSAA State Championships (2008) ... Finished runner-up at the SDHSAA State Championships (2009) ... Two-time state champion (2010, '11) ... Finished ninth at Nike Cross Country Nationals (2010) ... Finished third at Footlocker Nationals (2010) ... Finished 11th at Nike Cross Country Nationals (2011) ... Finished seventh at Footlocker Nationals (2011) ... Track & Field ... Four-time Class AA All-State in the 3,200-meter run (2009, '10, '11, '12) ... Finished ninth in the 3,200-meter run at the SDHSAA State Championships (2009) ... Finished second in the 3,200-meter run at the SDHSAA State Championships (2010) ... Finished second in the 1,600-meter run at the SDHSAA State Championships (2010) ... Two-time state champion in the 3,200-meter run (2011, '12) ... Two-time state champion in the 1,600-meter run (2011, '12) ... Finished third in the 800-meter run at the SDHSAA State Championships (2011, '12).
Triathlon Experience ... Finished 34th for Team USA at the 2012 International Triathlon Union Junior World Triathlon Championships ... Won the bronze medal at the 2011 International Triathlon Union Junior World Championships ... Finished second at the 2011 Edmonton Pan-American Triathlon Championships .
Personal ... Enrolled in the School of Engineering ... Undeclared major ... Born March 24, 1994 ... Son of Jim and Julie Smoragiewicz ... Personal Notes ... Father, Jim, was a swimmer at the University of Maine (1975-1979) ... Brother, Tyler, was a swimmer at South Dakota State University (2009-2010).