"It is definitely different from Calvert Hall," Smith said. "I just finished up my first full week there so I am just getting used to it, but been good for me."
"The guys at St. Frances are hungrier as opposed to the guys at Calvert Hall where they have won a championship in 2010 and they were No. 1 in the state," Smith said. "[At Calvert Hall] they have the name and the prestige, where at St. Frances they don't really have anything yet. This was their first year in the a conference and a lot of teams doubted them, and they are just a lot of hungry guys who are all on the same page and on the same mission."
Smith's decision comes on the heels of the departure of two Cardinal assistants, Devin Redd and Cory Robinson, who both joined the Panthers staff earlier this year. The 6-foot-2, 228-pounder boasts an extensive list offer list that includes the likes of Ohio State, Florida, Florida State, Penn State, Maryland, and Oklahoma among others.