Lauren Smith helped the Women's Cross Country team to a 3rd place finish and a 2nd place finish in their two September meets. In the Big 8 Preview she finished 9th overall and scored 6 team points as she crossed the line at 21:40.6. Two weeks later, at the MJC Invitational, she finished the race at 21:45.2 in 5th place overall and scored 3 team points. She has been consistent for the Panthers who will look to three-peat as Big 8 Conference Champions this season.
November 12, 2018 Maritza Tellez named the SCC October Female Athlete of the Month
October 8, 2018 Lauren Smith named the SCC September Female Athlete of the Month