Sydney Smith
Sydney Smith
Year: So.
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nev.
High School: Faith Lutheran HS
Experience: 1V

2019-20 Season

  • Was in the lineup for all four events during the fall where she averaged 77.45 in 11 rounds.
  • Tied for 32nd at the Rainbow Wahine Invitational for her best finish.
  • Also posted her best round and best 54-hole total at the event with rounds of 79-74-71-224.

2018-19 Season

  • Named honorable mention all-Big Sky.
  • Transferred to Sacramento State prior to the spring semester after playing the fall at Colorado State.
  • Was in the in all seven events during the spring.
  • Averaged 76.11 in 18 rounds with a low of 73 in the first round of The Gold Rush and the Big Sky Championship.
  • Shot 75-75-75-225 at the Juli Inkster Meadow Club Collegiate and 73-77-75-225 at the Big Sky Championship for her best 54-hole total.

Prior to Sacramento State

  • Began her collegiate career at Colorado State.
  • Appeared in three tournaments for the Rams in the fall of 2018.
  • Shot 73-77-77-227 at the Coeur d’Alene Collegiate for her lowest 54-hole total as well as her lowest round.
  • Added a 74 in the second round of the Ron Moore Women’s Intercollegiate.
  • Graduated from Faith Lutheran HS in 2018.
  • Was a high school teammate of fellow Hornet Julia Becker.
  • Won the regional and state championship in 2015 and added a second state title in 2017.
  • Shot 65 to set the girls school record at Faith Lutheran HS.
  • Recorded a 9-hole score of 30 to set the low for both boys and girls at the school.
  • Was a member of the varsity team all four years where she was named all-state, all-region and all-city each season.
  • Paired with BYU’s Annic Hackiewicz to win the stroke play portion of the 2018 U.S. Women’s Amateur Four-Ball Championship in Tarzana, Calif.
  • The pair shot 66 in the first round and followed with a 68 to win the event by two strokes.
  • The year before, they advanced to the quarterfinals of the event in match play.


  • Majoring in criminal justice.
  • Parents are Al and Kimberly Smith.

Lowest Rounds
71 - Rainbow Wahine Invitational (Oct. 30, 2019, 1st Round)
73 - Coeur d'Alene Collegiate (Sept. 24, 2018, 1st Round)*
73 - The Gold Rush (Feb. 25, 2019, 1st Round)
73 - Big Sky Championship (April 19, 2019, 1st Round)
73 - Golfweek Conference Challenge (Sept. 23, 2019, 1st Round)
73 - The Princess Anne Invitational (Oct. 6, 2019, 3rd Round)

Lowest 36-Hole Scores
171 - UW Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational (Oct. 8-9, 2019)

Lowest 54-Hole Scores
224 - Rainbow Wahine Invitational (Oct. 28-30, 2019)
225 - Juli Inkster Meadow Club Collegiate (March 18-19, 2019)
225 - Big Sky Championship (April 19-21, 2019)
226 - Gunrock Invitational (March 4-5, 2019)

* While competing at Colorado State