Justine Smethurst

At 21 years of age, Justine Smethurst made her Olympic debut as the youngest member of the Australian softball team at the Beijing Olympic Games. Smethurst had just 20 caps to her name before competing in Beijing, where the team won a bronze medal.

Olympic Results

2008 Beijing

Softball - Women
Preliminaries - Game 04 - JPN v AUS 0-3, 3-1, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-X JPN 4-3 Loss
Preliminaries - Game 06 - USA v AUS 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-1, 0-2, 0-X USA 3-0 Loss
Preliminaries - Game 09 - CHN v AUS 1-0, 2-0, 0-1, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0 CHN 1-3 Win
Preliminaries - Game 15 - AUS v TPE 0-1, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 2-0, 1-0, 0-0 TPE 3-1 Win
Preliminaries - Game 19 - NED v AUS 0-0, 2-0, 0-0, 2-0, 0-0, 0-0, 4-0 NED 0-8 Win
Preliminaries - Game 23 - AUS v CAN 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 1-0, 3-0 CAN 4-0 Win
Preliminaries - Game 28 - VEN v AUS 4-0, 1-0, 0-0, 4-0, 0-2 VEN 2-9 Win
Semifinals - Game 30 - 3rd v 4th 0-0, 1-0, 1-3, 1-0, 0-0, 2-0, 0-0 CAN 5-3 Win
Final (Bronze Medal Game) - Game 31 - L29 v W30 1-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-2, 0-0, 0-0, 1-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 1-1, 0-1 JPN 3-4 Loss
Final Placing 3 / 8