Pirates among 13 schools from the Old North State competing in Greensboro
The 2014-15 season marks Kevin Woodhull-Smith's second year as a full-time assistant on the ECU coaching staff after serving as a part-time assistant coach during the 2012-13 season. During the 2013-14 season, Woodhull-Smith had one male and one female swimmer qualify for and participate in the NCAA Championships.
A native of Durham, N.C., Woodhull-Smith spent the 2010-11 and 2011-12 seasons as a graduate assistant coach at his alma mater, N.C. State, working primarily with middle distance and distance swimmers before becoming an assistant coach for East Carolina Aquatics in 2012.
A four-year letterman at N.C. State, Woodhull-Smith was voted the team's Most Valuable as a senior in 2009-10 after receiving the Hardest Worker award a year earlier. He also earned the team's Most Improved award as a freshman and sophomore and was deemed a Scholar-Athlete in six semesters.
The former school record holder in the 200 IM, Woodhull-Smith competed in the event at the 2008 Olympic Trials in Omaha, Neb.
Woodhull-Smith earned his bachelor's degree in accounting from N.C. State in 2010 and received his master's degree in parks, recreation, tourism and sports management two years later.