Whitney Smith
Whitney  Smith


Auburn, Calif.

High School:
Del Oro




`Dogs Wallop Wolf Pack in Finale to Tie For MW Runner-up Finish

Brazil homers twice in 10-1 win & Moss swipes four bases to tie her school game and season bests.


Five-Run Sixth Inning Pushes `Dogs Past Rams in Opener, 5-1

Sophomore Jill Compton allows only two hits en route to her 18th complete game.


'Dogs Open Spartan Doubleheader with 8-1 Win

Moss & Smith each collect three hits behind Compton's complete game.


'Dogs Split Doubleheader at St. Mary's

Moss leads `Dogs to game 2 win with a two-run double; Martin homers in 4-3 opening loss.


Harris Blanks Aztecs in Game 2, 2-0

Fresno State wins it second straight game vs. the returning MW champions behind a balanced team effort.


Senior Day - May 4, 2014 (vs. CSU)

Senior Day - May 4, 2014 (vs. CSU) - Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2014.


Photo Gallery at St. Mary's

Photo Gallery at St. Mary's (4/16/14) - Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2014.


Softball v. Pacific (03-14-14) - By Keith Kountz

Softball v. Pacific (03-14-14) - By Keith Kountz


Softball - Fall 2013

Fresno Softball Action Pictures, October 2013. Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2013.


Last updated: June, 2015

Fresno State Accolades
• 2015 All-MW Second-Team
• 2015 MW Player of the Week (Apr. 28)
• 2013 Academic All-Mountain West

2015 (JUNIOR): As a Bulldog upperclassman, Smith started all 56 games in the infield and helped Fresno State to its first ever Mountain West conference championship ... was named the MW Player of the Week after helping the `Dogs to a three-game sweep over Nevada, posting a batting average of .800 (4-for-5) against the Wolf Pack ... recorded a season game-high of three hits in four at-bats against San Diego State (Apr. 4) while claiming her lone triple of the season ... at the plate, she led the Bulldogs with six sacrifice hits and capped the season with a second-best 28 walks ... had one home run coming against San Jose State (Mar. 29), and three doubles vs. Pacific, New Mexico and UNLV ... the starting shortstop paced the team in assists (89) while ranking second in putouts (104) ... made her first postseason appearance, claiming one hit and two RBI against BYU at the 2015 NCAA Eugene Regional ... the Auburn, Calif., native earned her first collegiate postseason honor, being named to the All-MW second-team.

2014 (SOPHOMORE): Started all 52 games of the year, including 46 at second base and six at shortstop ... stood 79th nationally in the toughest to strike out category (1:17.4 at-bats) and first for the 'Dogs and fourth in the MW ... ranked second on team in batting (.317) and doubles (7), third in hits (44), fourth in RBI (23) and fifth in on-base percentage (.362) ... in MW action, owned a .325 hitting mark (25 H, 4 2B) and had Fresno State's second-highest RBI total (17) ... led team in game-winning RBI (6) against NCAA returnees No. 6 Washington and San Diego State, and Utah State, New Mexico (twice) and Colorado State ... her 13-game hit streak was the 13th-longest in school history, and the last 11 games in MW play ... among her nine multi-hit games on the season, a pair came vs. NCAA Tournament veterans - San Diego State (2-for-3) and San Jose State (3-for-4) ... enjoyed a team season highs in hits (4) and RBI (5) came in separate games at New Mexico ... also went 2-for-4 in other two early April tilts at the Lobos to end the series with a .615 batting average (8-for-13) ... also had multi-hits in doubleheader at St. Mary's (2-for-4, 3-for-3), at San Jose State (3-for-4), Boise State (2-for-4) and Nevada (2-for-3), and vs. Appalachian State (2-for-3, 2B, RBI) ... helped team turn 25 double plays on the year - 12th nationally and first in the MW ... finished with a .963 fielding mark on the season with 113 putouts, 94 assists and eight errors.

2013 (FRESHMAN): Earned Academic All-MW honors ... started all 54 games in 2013, and started at third base and moved to second base ... logged 26 hits, five doubles, a home run, 11 RBI, 13 runs and six sacrifice hits ... her team-high 21 walks ranked ninth in the MW ... lined a career-best two hits against UNLV, San Diego and CS Northridge ... collected two RBI against San Diego and UNLV ... socked first career home run against Texas State ... helped the Bulldog infield turn 19 double plays, and tallied 77 putouts and 111 assists.

High School: A four-time letter winner in softball at Del Oro High School ... team was Sierra Foothill League champions all four years ... named first-team all-league four years in a row ... was MaxPreps player of the week ... team captain her last two years ... named team MVP ... ended high school career with a .442 batting average, .766 slugging percentage, and nine home runs.

Personal: Parents are Debby and Mike Smith ... has one younger sister, Courtney ... enjoys canoeing, camping, going to the beach, and jet skiing ... biggest athletic thrill was hitting a walk-off homerun ... most admires her parents and sister because they have always been there for her and taught her everything she knows ... majoring in speech pathology ... also recruited by Oklahoma, Sacramento State, and Wisconsin.

Runs scored: 2 - 7 times, at Boise State (3/22/14); at New Mexico (4/6/14); at San Jose State (4/22/14); vs UTEP (2/8/13); vs CS Northridge (2/13/13); vs. Nevada (4/26/15); vs. UNLV (5/8/15)
Hits: 4 - at New Mexico (4/6/14)
RBI: 5 - at New Mexico (4/5/14)
Doubles: 1 - 15 times, vs Appalachian State (2/8/14); vs #14 Arizona (2/21/14); vs Ohio State (3/14/14); at New Mexico (4/4/14); at New Mexico (4/5/14); vs San Diego State (4/12/14); at Nevada (5/10/14); vs Southern Miss (2/9/13); vs CS Northridge (2/13/13); vs #7 Missouri (2/16/13 at Santa Barbara); vs Idaho State (2/24/13 at Santa Clara); at UNLV (4/6/13); vs. Pacific (3/12/15); vs. New Mexico (4/8/15); vs. UNLV (5/9/15)
Triples: 1 - vs. SDSU (4/4/15)
Home Runs: 1 - vs. San Jose State (3/29/15)
Total bases: 5 - vs. San Jose State (3/29/15); vs. San Diego State (4/4/15)
Stolen bases: 1 - 3 times, vs UC Riverside (2/14/14); at CSU Bakersfield (4/10/13); vs. NEw Mexico (4/7/15)
Putouts: 9 - vs. Santa Clara (2/13/15); vs. UC Riverside (2/13/15); vs. UC Davis (2/14/15)
Assists: 9 - vs Texas State (3/16/13)

Nicknames: Stir, Whit
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Hobbies: Canoeing, shooting, biking
When I was a Little Kid I Wanted to be a: Cop
Intended Career Profession: FBI Agent
Favorite Ice Cream: Cookie Dough
Favorite Pizza Toppings: Pepperoni and cheese
First CD I Owned: NSYNC
Favorite Movie: A League of Their Own
Favorite Drink: Dr. Pepper
I Chose Fresno State because: of the community and how we are all family
Special Item I Have to Travel With: My Blanket
First Athletic Award When You Were a Little Kid: Coach's Award
Favorite Pro Team: Boston Red Sox, Pittsburgh Steelers
Favorite Coach Ford saying: Get off the grass
Favorite Bulldog Athlete: Derek Carr
Favorite softball player growing up: Andrea Duran
If I didn't play softball, I would play: Basketball

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