Junior infielder, Chris Smith was named to the NAIA Academic All-American list over the weekend. Smith is now a three-time Academic All-American. Last year he was named to the NJCAA list and this year he was recognized by both the NAIA and USCAA. Smith has an overall GPA of 3.96. He makes it six years in a row, that the Patriot Baseball squad has had an Academic All-American, and 10 times overall a Patriot player has earned that honor.
"What a great honor for Chris," noted Coach Bramblett. "He is the definition of 'Student-Athlete' and works extremely hard on and off the field. We are extremely proud of Chris for his accomplishments."