MSU looks to build on Wednesday no-hitter
Smith tosses 20th no-hitter in school history
Pitched in 12 games for the Spartans, starting five ... Recorded a team-best 2.68 ERA and posted a 3-2 record ... Notched 25 strikeouts in 31 innings ... Has seven career saves, tying her for third on the all-time saves list ... Recorded a save in a 7-5 win over St. Joseph's (3/5) ... Posted her first win of the season against East Tennessee State (3/6), allowing just one hit in five innings ... Struck out three batters over four innings in a 7-1 win over UIC (3/9) ... Tallied a season-high seven strikeouts facing 18 batters against Elon (3/15) ... Pitched five innings in a 6-2 win over Bowling Green (3/16) ... Made a relief appearance in an 8-5 win over Oakland (4/23), pitching the final inning and allowing just one hit ... Recorded at least one strikeout in 10 of the 12 games in which she appeared.
Played in 28 games for MSU, and started 15 pitching ... Threw her first perfect game against Saint Joseph's (3/6), an 8-0 victory ... Tallied 42 strikeouts in 80 innings pitched ... Had second-best ERA on the team (3.24) ... Finished the season with a 8-7 record ... Struck out nine batters in March 3 game against Saint Joseph's at Plant City Tournament ... Was the winning pitcher in four of the Spartans' 14 shutouts ... Scored three runs throughout the season ... Awarded two saves ... Threw three complete games.
Made 27 appearances with nine starts ... Finished rookie campaign with a 7-4 record, including two complete games and four saves ... Tallied 55 strikeouts, held opponents to a .225 average at the plate and earned a team-low 2.40 ERA ... Four saves matched third-highest total in Spartan single-season record book ... Threw no-hitter in collegiate debut vs. Seton Hall at the Pirate Classic (ECU) on Feb. 17 ... Allowed two hits in 5.0 innings pitched in victory over Harvard on March 5 at Plant City Tournament ... Made three relief appearances at USF-Adidas Invitational, allowing five hits and one earned run in 7.1 innings pitched ... Matched a season high with five strikeouts in 5.0 innings pitched vs. IPFW on March 29 ... Made eighth start of the season vs. Bowling Green on April 11 ... Allowed four hits and one earned run vs. the Falcons ... In 3.3 innings of relief vs. No. 14 Northwestern, allowed just four hits and one earned run ... Made final appearance of the season in Big Ten Tournament loss to No. 13 Michigan on May 12.
Prior to Michigan State
Competed at South Torrance earning four letters for coach Frankie Flores ... Garnered MVP honors during her sophomore and senior seasons ... Defensive Player of the Year during sophomore year ... Awarded the 2004 Coaches Award during her junior campaign ... First-Team All-League as a sophomore, junior and senior ... Traveled to Beijing, China during freshman year and Sydney, Australia during sophomore campaign with Just Softball Organization.
Competed for the South Pay Pride 18-U Gold team for coach Lew Currier.
Daughter of Mike and Denise Hair ... Has one sister, Nicolle ... Born July 15, 1987 ... Majoring in family and child ecology.