Posted On: 02/4/20 10:21 PM

Belle’s 2021 Halle Smith is putting together a big season for the Tigers and has established herself as one of Missouri’s top small school performers.

A 6’0 forward, Smith is a versatile performer who can bring the ball down the court, post up and can knock down open shots. She says she has spent a lot of time working on her outside shooting and has gained confidence in her ability to connect from the outside and has added range well beyond the arc.

“This summer I’ve worked a lot on perfecting my shot and I am a pretty confident shooter and can step out and knock down a three,” she said.

A year ago Belle went 21-6 overall, rebounding from a tough season the year before. The Lady Tigers  made the semifinals of the district tournament and Smith led the way, averaging 18 points and nine rebounds per game.

This season Belle has faced injuries and some adversity and lost three of its starting five — all guards — but have put together some good moments as the program builds for the future. 

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