Liam Smith

Foil

Player profile

  • Hometown Wilton, Conn.
  • Last School Wilton High School
  • Year Junior

Freshman Season (2016-2017)
•Finished in sixth place at OSU Open
•Went undefeated at OSU Duals, totaling 24 points… helped the Buckeyes go on to win the epee title at the MFC Championships by helping defeat Case Western 5-0 in the semi final round

Prior to Ohio State
•Fenced for the Wilton High School Warriors from 2013 to 2016
•Was named captain of the Warriors
•Placed second at the Connecticut High School Individual State Fencing Championships in 2016, earning all-state athlete honors

Personal
•Son of David Smith and Eydie Sum
•Has one brother, Chase
•Majoring in industrial design
•Plans to design cars for Mazda in Japan after graduation
•Favorite hobbies are working on cars, remote control cars and planes and watching all forms of racing •Greatest sports thrill is winning senior men’s foil at Nutmeg State Championships with ten straight touches after being down by five