Jimmy Smith '16 begins his first season as an assistant coach with the Wheaton College baseball program in 2016-17.
Smith serves as the teams hitting coach, will assist with the outfielders and baserunners in addition to recruiting. Smith has served as an assistant coach at Wachusett Regional High School, East Side Legion Post 201 and also assisted with the Central team in the 2015 Bay State Games.
During his senior year at Wheaton, Smith earned his first NEWMAC All-Conference honor. The outfielder competed in 43 games, hit .322 (55-171) with 45 runs scored, 20 RBI including seven doubles, two triples, one home run and a career-high 29 stolen bases.