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P.E.I.'s Bailey Smith wins silver at U Sports Track and Field Championships

Bailey Smith claimed the silver medal at the U Sports Track and Field Championships in Winnipeg, Man., on Thursday night.

The fourth-year UPEI nursing student competed in the 60-metre final

The third-year UPEI nursing student completed the 60-metre final with a time of 7.498 seconds. (Facebook/UPEI)

Bailey Smith claimed the silver medal at the U Sports Track and Field Championships in Winnipeg, Man., on Thursday night.

The fourth-year UPEI nursing student competed in the 60-metre final with a time of 7.498 seconds. 

The Mount Stewart native was named track athlete of the year by Atlantic University Sport this season — her second time being awarded the title. 

Smith finished second only to the University of Lethbridge's Sandra Latrace who took gold with a time of 7.421 seconds. 

May Reynolds of Dalhousie took the bronze with a time of 7.506 seconds. 

Here's a look at just how fast Smith makes seven seconds look: 

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