Smith was named in the Blue Bulls' squad for the 2015 Vodacom Cup, having started in twelve matches for the Blue Bulls U19 side in the 2013 Under-19 Provincial Championship.
He featured in nine of the Blue Bulls U21s' matches in the 2015 Under-21 Provincial Championship.
Smith was named in the training squad of Bloemfontein-based Super Rugby franchise the Cheetahs for the 2016 Super Rugby season.
In 2019 he signed for Major League Rugby club Seattle Seawolves, before pledging himself to the team for another season. Smith will suit up for the Seawolves in the 2020 Major League Rugby campaign after proving an excellent addition to the defending champions in 2019.
|2019 - present|
|South Africa U20's
|2014 - 2015|
|2015 - 2017|