Having represented Leopards at youth level, front rower Johan Smith attended UJ where he represented the university in the Varsity Cup and the Leopards in the Vodacom Cup and U21 Currie Cup.
In 2014 he moved to the University of Potchefstroom, where he played in the Varsity Cup up until 2017, while still turning out for the Leopards senior side.
Smith made the Varsity Cup Dream Team multiple times and in January 2018 he joined the Southern Kings Pro 14 squad.
JW January 18
|Varsity Cup Dream Team
|2015 - 2015|
|2015 - 2017|
|2018 - 2018|