INF - 5-11 - 180
Maple Valley, Wash.
Weekly Stats: .417 (5-for-12), 2 R, 1 RBI, 1 2B, .500 SLG %, .462 OB %
Season Stats: .348 (31-for-89), 17 R, 5 2B, 12 RBIs, 3 SBs, 12 BBs, .404 SLG%, .437 OB%
Notes: Infielder Taylor Smart continued his stellar senior campaign with a team-high five hits over the three-game series at No. 2 South Carolina. Smart hit .417 for the weekend, going 5-for-12 at the plate with a RBI double. He scored two runs, walked once, laid down a sac bunt and made seven assists from the hot corner.
Smart had a pair of multi-hit games against the Gamecocks, bringing his season total to nine, which is tied for second on the team. He was 2-for-5 in the 14-inning opener, 2-for-3 with a RBI double in game two and 1-for-4 in the finale.
Smart's weekend bumped his average up to a team-high .348 (31-for-89). He's scored 17 runs this season and has five extra-base hits (all doubles). The Maple Valley, Wash., native has been clutch for the Vols in 2014, delivering two walk-off singles to lead to extra-inning victories.