Name: Leah Smith
Sport: Swimming
Event(s): 400m freestyle, 800m freestyle, 4x200m freestyle
Height: 5-9
Weight: 149
DOB: 4/19/1995
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pa.
Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pa.
High School: Oakland Catholic High School (Pittsburgh, Pa.) ‘13
College: University of Virginia ‘17, Media Studies
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016); Two-time Olympic medalist (1 gold, 1 bronze)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, gold (4x200m free); bronze (400m free); 6th (800m free)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2015 – gold (4x200m free)
  • Years of participation: Long Course – 2015
  • Medals: 1 (gold)
  • Gold – 2015 (4x200m free)
Personal: Daughter of Dan and Margee Smith...Has two older siblings, Aileen and Daniel, and one younger brother, Neal...Great uncle, Billy Conn, is a former world light heavyweight champion in boxing and her grandfather, Jimmy Smith, is a former World Series champion.