2023 (Senior): Made 17 appearances with 13 starts on the mound ... Served as the primary Friday starter before a successful move to a relief role ... Pitched 62.2 innings with a 3-7 record and a 6.61 ERA ... Walked just 20 batters while posting 43 strikeouts ... Won games against Toledo, Georgia Southern and Marist ... Had two quality starts against Winthrop and Seton Hall, including just one earned run allowed (three total) on just four hits over 6.0 innings against Winthrop ... Pitched a scoreless inning against UNC Asheville on Senior Day.
2022 (Junior): Worked 17 appearances with eight starts ... Finished the season with a 1-4 record, two saves, and a 5.48 ERA in 46.0 innings of work ... Despite a no-contest, Smiddy threw three no-hit innings against Virginia Tech (2/22) before the game was called in the bottom of the 4th ... Made his second career start against Tennessee in Knoxville, throwing four innings of two-run ball while striking out four ... Tossed a career-high six innings against Tennessee Tech (3/20) in his third start of the season, allowing just one run while striking out eight batters ... Struck out a career-high nine batters in his following outing against George Washington (3/27) ... Earned the save with 3.2 relief innings in the season finale win over The Citadel (5/21).
2021 (Sophomore): Smiddy made 10 appearances out of the bullpen in 2021 and held a 10.05 ERA in 14.1 innings of work … Picked up his only win of the season on Feb. 21 against Northern Kentucky (game 1) tossing three shutout innings, striking out three and allowing just one hit in ETSU’s 3-2 win … Was one of two pitchers (Loyd) to strike out four batters in an inning (at Radford, 3/30) … He concluded the season with 14 strikeouts, eight walks, 16 earned runs and a 1-1 record.
2020 (Freshman)*: Made four appearances out of the bullpen … Pitched a career-high three innings against Georgia State (3/1) … In three innings allowed two runs, and four hits, and struck out two … In three other outings, allowed no runs and just one hit in three innings …Concluded the season with a 3.00 ERA, four strikeouts, and no walks in six innings of work.
Personal: Born on July 10, 2001, and graduated from Farragut High School … At Farragut, he was named the 4AAA District Pitcher of the Year totaling a 1.65 ERA and 75 strikeouts over 70 innings of work in his senior season … Son of Kevin and Stacey Smiddy … Majoring in Sport Management.
*2020 season was shortened due to COVID-19 pandemic