Austin Smith Named Regent of the Week
2018 Mar 12
Senior shortstop Austin Smith (Peru, Ill.) has been named Regent of the Week for the week ending March 11, 2018. Smith drove in at least one run and had a hit in all of the Regents' games last week including a trio of multi-hit performances. The senior opened with a 2-for-5 performance with a double, a run scored and three RBIs against Carthage. He then went 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored in game one against Bethany Lutheran. His final multi-hit game came on Saturday against Carthage when Smith was 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles and three RBIs. For the week Smith had ten hits including four doubles, scored five runs and drove in ten runs, while recording a .476 batting average, a .542 on-base percentage and a .667 slugging percentage.