Faye Ortiz-Smith - Helotes, TX
BC Elite & O'Connor H.S.

Personal Information

Name: Faye Ortiz-Smith City & State: Helotes, TX
400m, 200m, Long Jump 2019 Graduate

Physical Attributes

Handed: Right Positions: 400m, 200m, LJ

Athletic Accomplishments

This 2019 grad is a Track & Field/Cross Country standout at O'Connor H.S., competing in highly regarded District 28-6A play in the Greater San Antonio Area. As a junior on the varsity unit, Faye was a Team Co-Captain and participated in the 200m, 400m & the 4x400 Relay, where her leadership & ability to excel at multiple events made her an incredibly valuable asset to her team. As a sophomore, she was a full-time member of the varsity unit once again, was utilized on the 4x100 & 4x200 Relays, and qualified for Area in both events. As a freshman on the JV unit, she took home 1st place in District in the 400m. Running her club track with the highly respected BC Elite, Faye specializes in the 100m, 200m, 400m, Long Jump, and qualified for the South Texas Junior Olympics in the 400m & 200m. Now a senior at OCHS, she is a Team Captain once again, will be focusing more on the Long Jump in addition to her usual events, and will be running Cross Country to participating in the 400m, which is her favorite event! Poised for a massive final high school season, Faye is WITHOUT A DOUBT a young lady to keep a close eye on on.

Athletic Statistics

Faye combines her ability to dominate in sprints, distance running and jumps to have a bright future still ahead of herself at OCHS, with her BC Elite AAU team, and beyond! Her impressive list of PR's can be found below.

PR's (to-date)
100m - 13.01 seconds
200m - 27.50 seconds
400m - 1:04.71 (@ South Texas JO's)
3.2 Miles - 25.07.00
4x400 Relay - 59 seconds (split)
Long Jump - 16' 4.5"
Triple Jump - 31' 3.5" (as Freshman)

Scholastic Information

School: O'Connor H.S. Graduation Year: 2019 District: 28-6A GPA: 97% SAT: 1300 Enrollment: 3,150 Major: Veterinarian
Honors: AP/Pre-AP/Dual-Credit Courses, Ag Program, FFA, NHS, Spanish NHS, Rodeo, Church Youth Group

High School Coach: Gloria De La Tore Phone: (210) 289-3157 Club Team: BC Elite

Upcoming Schedule & Recent News

While Faye has already proven herself on the track at both OCHS and with her BC Elite squad to-date, she is also very focused on her classroom work as well. Currently carrying an excellent 97% GPA, including AP, Pre-AP & Dual-Credit Courses, Faye also scored an impressive 1300 on her very first SAT take, and will be retaking it again here in the near future. Her list of Honors can be found below, as well. For more information on Faye, contact our San Antonio based staff at (210) 494-6363 anytime!

Spanish NHS
Agriculture Program
Upward Transitions (Special Needs Mentorship)
School Spirit Volunteer
Church Youth Group