Degrees and Certifications:

B.S. Physical Education - Appalachian State University M.S. Sport Coaching - West Virginia University USA Track & Field Level 1 Certified - All Events USA Track & Field Level 2 Certified - Sprints, Hurdles & Relays

Coach Dana Smith

I am a 2009 graduate of Appalachian State University with a Bachelor's of Science in Physical Education and a 2016 graduate of West Virginia University with a Master's of Science in Sport Coaching.  I graduated high school in 2005 from West Caldwell.  While in college I participated in Track& Field.  During high school I participated in Track & Field, Wrestling, Cross Country, Soccer & Football.  At Hudson I teach Physical Education while coaching Wrestling and Track & Field.  I am very privileged to be at the best school in North Carolina.  My greatest accomplishments in life are being the husband to my wife Laura-Jill and the father to my two sons Joey & Clarke.