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Dayna Smerina
Dayna Smerina
Height: 5-3
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Staten Island, N.Y.
High School: Tottenville
Major: Pharmacy

Carere Honors

2x Dean’s List Honors

One 4.0 GPA Semester


Collegiate Personal Record: 25:42.3 (5K) | 32:53.9 (6K)


TFRRS Performance List



  • Finished her first-ever collegiate 6K in 32:53 at the Paul Short Run (9/29)
  • Shaved over a minute off her time from the prevoius week after completing the Philadelphia Metro Championship in 25:42.3 (9/8)
  • Made her collegiate debut at the Wilmington Invitational, finishing with a time of 26:54.57 (9/1)


Prior to USciences:

  • Freshman MVP
  • Sophomore Staten Island Borough champion
  • Team came in third in New York City in 2015


  • Daughter of John and Nicole Smerina
  • Chose USciences because she wanted a small university and a personalized college experience 
  • Would like to pursue a career in pharmaceutical research after graduation