22 Kacie Smith
22 Kacie Smith
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Waddell, Arizona
High School: Millennium HS
Previous College: Yavapai College
Position: IF
Bats/Throws: R/R

2010: Played in 50 games at third base while starting 48 during the year…batted .309 with eight doubles, three triples and four home runs…scored 27 runs while driving in 21 with a .496 slugging percentage…was 8-of-10 on stolen base attempts…named Honorable Mention All-Southland at third base following the season.

Prior To Texas A&M – Corpus Christi:  Smith played alongside Brittany Tucker at Yavapai Junior College for coach Stacy Iveson...was a two-year starter for the Rough Riders, earning NFCA All-American and First Team NJCAA All-Region honors her freshman year and NJCAA Division I All-American honors her sophomore season...helped her team to a 46-18 record with a regional championship her freshman season and a 56-7 record with a NJCAA National Championship her sophomore year.

High School:  Played for coach Derek Drumtra at Millennium High School in Goodyear, Ariz....hit for a .500 batting average in her senior season while being named the Regional Player of the Year and First Team All-State...her team won the regional championship all four years on the team while finishing as state runner-up her sophomore season...holds the Millennium HS records for batting average, RBI, doubles, triples and stolen bases...also holds the single-season records for RBI, doubles, triples and stolen bases.

Personal:  Born Kacie Diane Smith on Aug. 5, 1989, in Phoenix, Ariz. … parents are Craig and Kristine Smith...communications major.