Oct. 11, 2011
Chestnut Hill, MA -
The Boston College women's basketball team has four freshmen on the roster this season. Deidra Smith is one of the rookies. She hailes from Aurora, Colorado.
The 6-foot-2 forward played two seasons at Denver East High School, after playing at Overland High for two years. She averaged 14 points and seven rebounds a game and was an All-State honorable mention her senior year.
MEET Deidra Smith
SPORTS PLAYED IN HIGH SCHOOL: Volleyball, Track and Field.
FAVORITE FAST FOOD MEAL: Fried Chicken
FAVORITE ICE CREAM: Cookie Dough
FAVORITE SUBJECT/CLASS: Intro to American Indian Societies
FAVORITE HOME COOKED MEAL: Enchiladas & Tacos
FAVORITE ACTIVITY WITH TEAMMATES: Shopping
CAREER AMBITION: To be a sportswriter or broadcaster for ESPN.