17   Kevin Smith
Kevin Smith

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wheaton, IL

High School:
North

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 180

Position:
C

B/T:
R/R


2010: Compiled a .182 average with two hits, one double, one run scored and one RBI ... Scored first career run on against Milwaukee (5/18) ... Appeared in 10 games, one as catcher, one as an outfielder and eight as a pinch-hitter ... Recorded a perfect fielding percentage in eight fielding chances, maintaining his unblemished career fielding percentage over 16 chances.

2009: Totaled a .125 average with two hits and a career-best two RBI in 13 games, one start ... Drove in his first run of the year with a ninth inning sacrifice fly at Saint Louis (3/10) ... Reached on a pinch-hit single at Kent State (4/3) ... Hit a run-scoring single vs. Chicago State (4/15).

2008: Appeared in five games on the season, starting once as a DH ... Hit .333 on the year, with a .500 slugging percentage and a .429 OBP ... Went 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI in his first career start against ISU (3/23).

High School: A two-time all-area, all-conference and academic all-conference selection ... Earned All-DuPage Valley Conference honors after batting .410 with 50 hits, 30 RBI, 25 runs and 12 doubles during his senior season ... First team all-area by Press Publications and earned all-conference and academic all-conference selections after hitting .360 with 40 hits, 26 runs, 23 RBI, 12 doubles and four home runs as a junior ... Academic all-conference honoree after hitting .288 with 25 runs scored, 21 RBI, six doubles and one home run in 31 varsity games during his sophomore season ... Played in six varsity games and hit .250 as a freshman ... High school battery mate of fellow Huskie sophomore Zach Oates.

Personal: Physical education major ... Born Sept. 26, 1988 ... Parents are Christopher and Ruth Smith ... Father, Christopher, was a three-sport all-conference performer and scholar-athlete of the year at Elmhurst College ... Played for former Major Leaguer John Cangelosi at the Cangelosi Baseball Academy ... Hobbies include cards, video games, music and billiards.

YEAR G/GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB BB SO SB OBP SLG AVG
2008 5/1
6
0
2
1
0 0
1
3
1
1
0 .429 .500 .333
2009 13/1
16
0
2
0 0 0
2
2
0
5
0
.118 .125 .125
2010 10/0
11
1
2
1
0 0
1
3
0
7
0
.182 .273 .182
CAREER 28/2
33 1
6
2 0 0 4
8
1
13
0
.200
.242
.182

CAREER HIGHS
Runs 1
5/18/10 vs. Milwaukee
Hits 1 (six times)
Last on 5/18/10 vs. Milwaukee
Runs Batted In 1 (four times)
Last on 5/18/10 vs. Milwaukee
Doubles 1 (two times)
Last on 5/18/10 vs. Milwaukee
Walks 1
3/14/08 at Dallas Baptist