Brittany Smith breaks her own school record in the hammer, Mat Smoody PRs in 800
Indoor: Finished second at the Early Bird Invitational (Dec. 3) in the 400-meter dash with a time of 51.66 ... ran a personal-best in the 60-meter hurdles at the Wisconsin Invitational (Jan.20), finishing sixth with a time of 8.53.
Outdoor: Ran a personal-best 14.75 in the 110-meter hurdles at the ISU vs. SIU Dual (April 7), finishing third ... took third at the Lenny Lyles Invitational (April 20) in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 54.42 ... bettered that to a personal-best time of 53.62 in the 400-meter hurdles at the Vanderbilt Invitational (April 21) ... ran a leg on the fifth-place finishing 4X400-meter relay team at the Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships (May 11).
At Seneca High School: Four-year starter on the track ... Prep Top Times state champ in the 55-meter hurdles ... two-time all-state honoree in the 110-meter and 300-meter hurdles ... school record holder in the 110-meter hurdles (14.44), 300-meter hurdles (39.5) and 200-meter dash (22.2) ... two-time MVP.
Personal: Son of Dave and Erin Steudemann ... has three siblings, Aspen, Willow and Forest ... plans to major in renewable energy.