Jason Smith is in his seventh season as an assistant coach at Holy Cross in 2013-2014. Smith serves as the recruiting coordinator and works with all positions with an emphasis on forwards.
Smith came to Holy Cross from Babson College, where he was as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator for four seasons. Babson won the ECAC East Championship in 2007 and earned its first NCAA Tournament appearance since 1993. In total Babson reached the ECAC East finals in three of the four seasons Smith was a part of the program. He previously served as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator for Salem State College for four years. Smith was also the head women’s lacrosse coach at Salem State.
A native of West Yarmouth, Mass., Smith graduated from Salem State in 1998 where he was a three-year member of the hockey team and was a captain as a junior and senior. Smith led the team in scoring in the 1996-1997 season. He previously played at UMass-Amherst during the 1993-1994 season.
Smith and his wife Karen, reside in East Taunton, Mass., with their daughters Allyson and Ashley.