Jarrod Smith joined the Wellesley College soccer coaching staff as Goalkeeper Coach prior for the 2019 season. He was promoted to Assistant Coach in 2022.
A two-sport collegiate student-athlete in soccer and track & field at Newbury College in Brookline, Mass., Smith made 52 appearances in goal during his Newbury soccer career, recording eight shutouts and making 265 career saves for the Nighthawks. In track & field, he competed in sprints and jumps and was a member of Newbury’s 4x400m relay team at the 2019 DIII New England Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
While at Newbury, Smith also served as the manager for the women’s basketball team and was a member of the Student Government Association. He has worked with Soccerplus Camps as a coach since 2016, teaching the fundamentals of goalkeeping and developing training schedules for multiple age groups.
Smith graduated from Newbury in May 2019 with a degree in Sport Management.