Due to his latest effort, Conant Smith is ranked eleventh in the country among 2019 grads.
Conant Smith became the first Ohioan and just the twentieth athlete nation-wide to break the 15 minute barrier over the 5K distance this season.
Smith registered a time of 14:56.10 to earn a resounding victory at this morning's Greater Miami Conference Championship in West Chester. His result represents an Ohio No. 1, a US No. 16 and a new pr.
MileSplit Ohio spoke with Conant for further insight on his performance.
"I went out with the mindset that I ran 15:00.10 on this course last year during the conference championship and this year I wanted to break 15 minutes more than anything."