Smith arrives in Portland after helping guide Stanford to the 2019 NCAA Championship in her sophomore season against North Carolina. In two seasons with the Cardinal, Smith appeared in 33 games (27 starts), recording 24 goals and 11 assists. During her two seasons at Stanford, Smith was named Second Team All-Pac 12 in 2018 and 2019.
In 2019, Smith tallied 17 goals and nine assists in 21 matches (17 starts) for the Cardinal. In the NCAA Tournament, Smith started all six matches, recording seven goals and four assists. In the semifinal round of the College Cup against UCLA, Smith scored a hat-trick to help Stanford secure a spot in the title match. For her performance in the tournament, Smith was tabbed the Most Outstanding Offensive Player of the College Cup and was also named to the All-Tournament team.
At the international level, Smith has featured at the U-23, U-20, U-18 and U-17 levels for the United States and has been called into camp with the U.S. Women’s National Team. Most recently, Smith participated in training camp with the USWNT in Tampa, Fla. from Jan. 5-15 ahead of Concacaf Olympic qualifying, which begins on Jan. 28.
The 2017 U.S. Soccer Young Female Player of the Year, Smith was part of the U-17 team at the 2016 FIFA U-17 Women’s World and was also on the roster at the 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, scoring three goals in the U-20 tournament. She finished her career with the U.S. U-20s with 23 goals in 27 appearances.