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Garret Smith
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sterling, Mass.

High School:
St. John's

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 206

Position:
C/INF

B/T:
R/R

AS A SENIOR (2011)
Served as one of two team captains ... started 47 games in the field - 25 at first base, 16 at catcher, five at third base and one as the designated hitter ... made just four errors for a .988 fielding percentage ... also won the closer role out of the bullpen ... HITTING: batted .267 with a team-leading 17 doubles and 17 RBIs ... second on the team with 48 hits and third with 65 total bases ... went 2-for-4 with a RBI and a run against NC State (5/19) ... had a pair of hits and a double at Wake Forest (5/7) ... recorded a pair of doubles and runs scored against Harvard (4/26) in the Beanpot championship ... went 2-for-3 with a double and a RBI at Georgia Tech (4/23) ... was 4-for-4 with three doubles and three RBIs vs. Clemson (4/16) ... had a double and two more hits against the Tigers (4/15) the previous day ... recorded two hits and a RBI in consecutive games at Dartmouth (4/12) and at Duke (4/10) ... went 2-for-5 with a two-bagger in the series opener at the Blue Devils (4/8) ... was 2-for-4 with a double and a RBI vs. Virginia Tech (3/25) ... had two hits, two runs and a double at Maryland (3/20, 3/18) in two separate games ... singled twice and scored both times at Florida State (3/12) ... went 3-for-4 with three RBIs at Bethune-Cookman (3/4) ... doubled twice against Indiana (2/19) and drove in a pair of runs in the season opener at Coastal Carolina (2/18) ... PITCHING: led the team with six saves and a 2.87 ERA ... made 17 appearances out of the bullpen ... allowed seven runs - five earned - on 13 hits in 15.2 innings of work ... struck out 14 and walked nine ... allowed one hit in an inning against Le Moyne (5/15) and Harvard (4/26) in the Beanpot championship ... struck out the side against Northeastern (4/20) in the Beanpot ... pitched a perfect ninth for a save at Duke (4/10) ... allowed a hit but got the save the previous day at the Blue Devils (4/9) ...did not allow a run in his first seven outings, a total of 6.0 innings ... earned his fourth save with a scoreless 0.2 innings against Virginia Tech (3/25) ... third save came in a perfect ninth at Maryland (3/18) ... earned the save after a hitless ninth at Bethune-Cookman (3/8) ... got the first save of the season vs. Michigan State (3/6).

AS A JUNIOR (2010)
Appeared in 49 games and started 47 at catcher ... moved from shortstop to behind the plate in the offseason ... batted .221 with nine doubles, 20 RBI and 17 runs ... went 3-for-5 with an RBI double and a run against Miami (5/27) in the ACC Championship ... drove in a pair of runs against St. John's (5/18) ... went 2-for-4 with a double and two RBI against Florida State (5/9) ... doubled and brought home two runs against Northeastern (5/4) ... also recorded two RBI at Virginia Tech (5/2) the game before ... tripled and drove in a run against Quinnipiac (4/27) ... had two hits, a double and an RBI in games two and three at NC State (4/24-25) ... drove in a pair of runs with a double against Harvard (4/14) in the first round of the Beanpot ... went 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run at Clemson (4/3) ... doubled in a pair of runs against Holy Cross (3/25) ... hit another two-bagger at Virginia (3/19).

AS A SOPHOMORE (2009)
Started 39 games at shortstop before a broken hand ended his season ... batted .297 with eight doubles, a home run and 25 RBI ... ranked sixth in the ACC with nine sac bunts ... went 5-for-11 in his final series against Virginia (4/17-19) ... scored twice in game two against the Cavaliers (4/18) ... knocked a pair of doubles vs. Harvard (4/13) in the Beanpot consolation at Fenway Park ... went 2-for-5 with a double, walk, two RBI and three runs at Wake Forest (4/11) ... went 2-for-4 with a double, RBI and two runs against Rhode Island (4/8) ... drove in three runs and doubled vs. NC State (4/5) ... went 2-for-4 with a solo home run in the second game of the series against the Wolfpack (4/4) ... hit a pair of singles in the first game ... doubled twice, drove in a run and scored one of his own against Northeastern (3/31) ... singled twice vs. Clemson (3/28) ... went 2-for-4 and scored a run at Maryland (3/22) ... had an RBI in game two against the Terrapins (3/21) ... had an RBI double, scored two runs and sacrificed twice at Florida State (3/8) ... belted a pair of doubles and drove in two at Florida Gulf Coast (3/3) ... went 2-for-4 with a walk, RBI and three runs vs. Samford (3/1) ... went 2-for-5 with two RBI against Bethune-Cookman (2/27) ... went 3-for-4 with a double and two runs at Stetson (2/21).

AS A FRESHMAN (2008)
Started 44 games and appeared in 45 ... batted .285 on the year which was fifth on the team ... had an eight-game hitting streak from 4/25 to 5/11 ... went 2-for-4 and scored a run vs. Northeastern (5/11) ... drove in two runs and tripled against Maryland (5/2) ... went 2-for-4 with a solo home run at Dartmouth (4/30) ... blasted a solo homer at NC Sate (4/26) ... went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI against Duke (4/6) ... went 3-for-3 with an RBI and two runs at Virginia (3/23) ... drove in a season-high four runs in a 3-for-5 performance at Virignia Tech (3/20) ... went 2-for-4 and drove in a run at Clemson (3/15) ... started the season by getting a hit in his first six games ... went 3-for-5 with two runs in his collegiate debut at Georgia Southern (2/23).

BEFORE BC
Played shortstop at St. John's Shrewsbury ... played for head coach Charlie Eppinger ... hit .404 as a senior ... batted .513 as a junior ... named to the Worcester Telegram & Gazette Super Team as a senior ... was a member of the school's 2006 district semifinalist team ... team captured district title in 2005 ... honor roll student.

PERSONAL
Enrolled as a communications major in the College of Arts and Sciences ... Garret is the older of Theodore and Joyce Smith's two children ... born October 17, 1988.

SMITH'S CAREER HITTING STATISTICS

Year GP-GS Avg. AB Runs Hits RBI 2B 3B HR BB SB
2008 46-45 .286 154 20 44 28 3 1 3 15 0
2009 39-39 .297 148 26 44 25 8 0 1 8 1
2010 49-47 .221 140 17 31 20 9 1 0 15 5
2011 47-47 .267 180 19 48 17 17 0 0 3 0
Career 181-178 .268 622 82 167 90 37 2 4 41 6

SMITH'S CAREER HITTING HIGHS
Hits: 4 vs. Clemson (3/16/11)
Runs: 3 (2x) last at Wake Forest (4/11/09)
RBI: 4 at Virginia Tech (3/20/08)
Hitting Streak: 9 games (2x, last 4/3/11-4/16/11)

SMITH'S CAREER PITCHING STATISTICS

Year ERA W-L APP-GS IP Hits Runs ER BB SO
2009 5.40 0-0 5-0 5.0 3 3 3 6 6
2010 0.00 0-0 1-0 0.1 0 0 0 3 1
2011 2.87 0-2 17-0 15.2 13 7 5 9 14
Career 3.43 0-2 23-0 21.0 16 10 8 18 21

SMITH'S CAREER PITCHING HIGHS
Innings: 2.0 at Northeastern (3/29/11)
Strikeouts: 3 vs. Northeastern (4/20/11)

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