#28 Josh Smith
|HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL)||Margate, Fla. (Grandview Prep)|
2008:Fifth in A-Sun Tournament in pitching with 1.29 ERA. ...Started one tournament game against Campbell, pitched seven innings and won 8-2 with seven hits and three strikeouts. ... Made 15 appearances, startitng eight games. ...Threw one complete game. ...Third on team in opposing batting average (.278). ...Tied for fifth in wins with three. ...Fourth in innings pitched (66.2). ...Fourth in games started with eight. ...Tied for team season high in strikeouts in a game (12) vs. Campbell (5/16) in complete game 6-1 win. ...Finished with 3-3 record.
2006: Third on the team in earned run average at 5.35. ...Tied for fourth on the team in wins with three. ...Second on the team in innings pitched with 79... Tied for first in games started with 14. ... First on the team in opposing batting average at .262. ... Second on the team in strikeouts with 63. ... Fourth on the team in won loss percentage at .333. ...Tied for third on the team in appearances with 18. ...Tied for second in batters struck out looking (17). ...Season high nine innings against ETSU (3/12), an 8-3 win, one of two complete games. ...Season high 11 strikeouts vs. ETSU (3/12).
High School: Prepped at Grandview Prep Academy in Margate, Fla. ...Named MVP of team during senior season. ...Also tabbed 2nd team All-State.
Personal: Majoring in Exercise Science. ...Son of Debbie and Fred Smith. ...Chose to attend Lipscomb because of the coaching staff. ...Also recruited by Broward Community College and East Tennessee State.