Steph Smith was a 1st Team selection to the All-State Volleyball team during her senior year in 1985. She was also named to the 1st Team All-State Basketball team in 1986 in the guard court. She was the instrumental person I leading the Indianola Girls Basketball team into their first ever trip to the State Tournament and helped the Indians to the championship game, finishing as runner-ups. Steph was named the captain of the All-Tournament team. Her trophy can be viewed in the trophy cases here at Indianola. She went on to play volleyball at the University of Iowa until knee injuries and operations ended her career. Smith was coached in volleyball by Terry Frisch and in basketball by Jerry Wetzel.