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Jamaican Trecia-Kaye Smith bestowed with the David Dixon Award

Triple Jumper from Jamaica Trecia-Kaye Smith was conferred with the prestigious David Dixon award. Bestowed to the best athlete of the Games and named after the former honorary secretary of the Commonwealth Games Federation, the award was introduced in the Manchester 2002 Commonwealth Games.

Trecia-Kaye Smith is the third winner of the award which in earlier additions went to Natalie Du Toit (RSA) in 2002 and Samresh Jung (IND) in 2006.

The Jamaican athlete is 15-time All-American, a 14-time Big East Conference champion, and a 15-time Eastern College Athletic Conference champion.


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