2010 Season (Senior): Made 14 appearances and started 12 games on the mound for UC ... served as captain ... completed 61.0 innings, struck out 26 and walked 13 en route to a 3.84 ERA ... yielded two earned runs or less in 10 of his 12 appearances ... picked up his lone win of the season against Niagara (3/14) after going 5.0 innings and giving up four hits and one run.
2009 Season (Junior): Made 19 appearances and five starts ... struck out 40 batters compared to 19 walks in 51.1 innings of work ... went 15.0 consecutive innings without giving up a run spanning from March 14 to March 28 ... struck out a season-high nine batters in 5.0 innings en route to first win of the season versus Western Michigan (3/14) ... received a no-decision after pitching 4.1 innings and giving up one earned run in the regular-season finale versus Seton Hall (5/15) that UC eventually won 6-5 to clinch a spot in the BIG EAST Conference Tournament.
2008 Season (Sophomore): Made 13 appearances on the mound, including 12 starts ... pitched 52.2 innings and finished with a 4.27 ERA ... collected 50 strikeouts compared to 23 walks ... finished with a 3-3 record and gave up only four home runs ... pitched a career-best 8.0 innings and struck out a career-high 11 batters in a 7-4 win over Chicago State (3/2).
Summer 2007: Played for the Columbus All-Americans of the Great Lakes Summer League ... appeared in nine games, making five starts ... held a 3-1 record and a 4.56 ERA, with 21 strikeouts in 25.2 innings of work.
Ohio Wesleyan: Posted a 6-2 record and a 5.02 ERA during one season at OWU ... appeared in 15 games, drawing nine starts and hurling two complete games ... struck out 46 in 61 innings of work ... tossed six shutout innings, allowing three hits and striking out six to grab first career win against Ramapo (3/10) ... crafted a two-hit shutout with six strikeouts vs. Greenville (3/15) ... pitched a complete game with 12 strikeouts to beat Earlham (3/31) ... pitched 2.2 shutout innings of relief to earn the win over Mount St. Joseph in an NCAA Regional contest (5/17).
High School: Earned first-team all-conference and all-district honors as a senior at Bryan High School ... selected for a spot on the All-Mizuno Team in 2006 ... grabbed first-team all-conference honors in football and honorable mention in basketball as a senior ... went 4-4 with a 2.63 ERA and hit .380 as a prep.
Personal: Born Feb. 10, 1988 ... son of Mike and Denise Smith.
Academic Major: Marketing.