6   Alex Smith
Alex Smith

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Mahomet, Ill.

High School:
Mahomet-Seymour

Last College:
Parkland College

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 190

Position:
OF

B/T:
R/R


06/03/2014

Huskies Scattered Across Country for Summer Baseball

25 Huskies are spread across eight states and both coasts this summer

05/10/2014

Eli Anderson Tosses 200th Strikeout in Complete Game Win

The senior hurler is tied for third all-time in NIU history

05/09/2014

Huskies Fall to Akron in 13 Innings

The game ended only 38 minutes from sunset after starting at 3 p.m.

05/02/2014

Huskies Hot Start Not Enough at MAC Leader Kent State

NIU led 3-1 at the seventh inning stretch

04/30/2014

Ruckman's Complete Game Stymies Northwestern, 4-0

The complete game shutout ties the NIU record for most in a season at six

03/20/2014

2014 NIU Baseball - The Road Through Avon

To accomplish a great task, an unprecedented feat must be completed. You're either moving backwards, or you're moving forwards. It's time to move forward. It's time to take The Road Through Avon.

02/28/2014

2014 NIU Baseball Podcast - Southern Illinois

Week 3 of the NIU Baseball podcast returns to preview the Southern Illinois and review the Huskies trip to New Mexico.

02/19/2014

2014 NIU Baseball Podcast 2/19/14 - New Mexico

Week 2 of the NIU Baseball Podcast, where Head Coach Ed Mathey and Assistant Media Relations Director Matt Scheerer discuss all things NIU Baseball. This week, Mathey reviews the Huskies trip to Arizona and shares his thoughts on the series with Minnesota.

02/11/2014

NIU Baseball Podcast: 2/11/14

The NIU Baseball Podcast returns in 2014 for its second season, talking all things NIU baseball with Head Coach Ed Mathey and assistant media relations director Matt Scheerer. Join Ed and Matt as they discuss the upcoming series with Minnesota, preview the 2014 team and some of the happenings in the program.

11/01/2013

NIU Fall Baseball Podcast

The first ever fall update from Head Coach Ed Mathey on the NIU Baseball Podcast.

05/11/2014

NIU vs Akron

Highlights from Senior Day and Alex Klonowski record breaking third complete game shutout this season.

02/20/2014

NIU vs Minnesota

Pictures from the Huskies series vs Minnesota at Camelback Ranch in Glendale, Ariz. Photos by Vince Schmidt, 108-365

2014 SEASON (SOPHOMORE):
• Made 38 appearances with 21 starts in the outfield
• Totaled nine hits, 11 runs with three stolen bases and two sacrifice hits
• Also recorded a double, a home run and five RBI
• Went 2-for-3 with two runs, three RBI and a double at Valparaiso (April 2)
• Hit first career homer versus Akron with a walk, a steal and two runs (May 10)
• Scored first NIU run in an eight run, ninth inning versus Missouri State (Feb. 21)
• Registered first hit as a pinch hitter against Southern Illinois (March 1)

MAHOMET-SEYMOUR HIGH SCHOOL/PARKLAND COLLEGE:

• Redshirted due to injury at Parkland College in 2013
• Sported a .370 batting average with 14 home runs, 27 doubles, six doubles and 62 RBI in his senior year at Mahomet-Seymour High School
• Was 67-for-70 in stolen base attempts during his senior year
• Carried a .975 fielding percentage during his high school career, splitting time in the infield and outfield

PERSONAL/MISCELLANEOUS:
• Plans on majoring in finance

YEAR G/GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB BB SO SB OBP SLG AVG
2014

38-21

67 11 9 1 0 1 5 13 8 29 3 .247 .194 .134
CAREER
38-21 67 11 9 1 0 1 5 13 8 29 3 .247 .194 .134

CAREER HIGHS ENTERING 2015 SEASON:
At-bats:5 versus Akron (May 9, 2014)
Hits: 2 (two times) last versus Northwestern (April 30, 2014)
Walks: 2 versus Toledo (April 6, 2014)
Runs: 2 (two times) last versus Akron (May 9, 2014)
RBI: 3 at Valparaiso (April 2, 2014)
Hitting streak: 2 (two times) last from May 9-10, 2014

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