2013 Spring Stats: 1-5, 10.80 ERA, 15 App, 4 GS, 26.2 IP, 22 Ks
Smith, a 6'3," 175-pound sophomore from Greenfield, Indiana, will join the Mallards after his second season at Western Illinois.
Smith made 14 appearances—12 of them being starts—in his freshman campaign with the Leathernecks last season. He finished with a 3-6 record in 68.2 innings and had a 4.98 ERA. He struck out a career-best 13 batters against Southern Utah University over just seven innings on April 7.
Smith went to New Palestine High School in New Palestine, Indiana and was a two-year letter winner with the Dragons. He was selected to the Indiana Elite Senior All-Star team in 2011 after posting a 3.10 ERA with 61 strikeouts over 55.2 innings. In his two years of varsity experience, he went 12-2 and won a conference, sectional and regional championship for the 2010 squad. His major is still undecided.