Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer

DeSoto Standout Signs with ORU Track

DeSoto Standout Signs with ORU Track

TULSA, Okla. – Oral Roberts Head Track and Field Coach Joe Dial has announced the signing of Donovan Smith during the early signing period.

Donovan Smith // DeSoto, Texas // DeSoto HS

  • First athlete at DeSoto HS to break seven seconds in the 60m dash, running a school record 6.96 seconds
  • Career best 10.42 in the 100m dash
  • Son of Shenidra Smith and Derrick Smith
  • Chose ORU because "they have a concentration on academics as well as athletics"

Head Coach Joe Dial on Smith
"We are excited to add Donovan to the ORU track family. He is a tremendous athlete who has been extremely well coached. He will be a great fit for our program and our fans will enjoy watching him compete for the Golden Eagles."

For the latest information on ORU track and field, follow @ORUTrack on Twitter or Instagram, or go to Fans can also receive updates on the team by downloading the ORU Athletics Front Row App at  or the ORU Golden Eagles Live App in iTunes or the Google Play Store.