Smith and Rodriguez become first male/female duo to qualify for NCAAs from SFA since 2004.
Lauren Smith becomes third Ladyjack with multiple individual Southland titles.
Smith takes individual mark to guide the SFA women to fourth place finish.
Both Lumberjacks and Ladyjacks finished third among SLC teams at the regional meet.
Junior claimed SFA's sixth all-time SLC individual title in record fashion on Monday at Piney Woods CC.
2012:Member of the 2012 Southland Conference Champion team ... finished 75th (23:20.5) at the NCAA South Central Regional Championships (11/9) ... 49th (13:59) at the Rice Invitational (9/14) ... 37th (19:28.86) at the Cowboy Jamboree (9/29) ... finished 133rd (23:36.4) at the Chile Pepper Festival (10/13) ... 37th (23:30.2) at the Southland Conference Cross Country Championships (10/26).
2011: - Finished 82nd overall at the NCAA South Central Regional meet at Cottonwood Creek Golf Club in Waco (23:17.7) ... finished 63rd at the Southland Conference championships (24:10.1) ... came in 84th at the Alabama Crimson Classic (19:32.64) ... crossed in 24:28.43 to finish 20th at the SLC Pre-conference meet. - Finished 28th (18:56) at the Florida State Invitational.
High School: A distance triple-crown winner in Louisiana at the Class 5A level ... won the cross country, 1,600 meters and 3,200 meters as a senior ... medaled in all three events as a junior.