Arkansas pitcher Hagen Smith secures his second consecutive first-team All-American title from the NCBWA, joining only five other two-time All-Americans in program history.

By the Numbers
  • Smith ended the 2024 season with a 9-2 record, a 2.04 ERA, and 161 strikeouts in 84.0 innings over 16 starts.
  • Smith led the nation with 17.3 strikeouts per nine innings and ranked first in hits allowed per nine innings (4.4) and seventh in WHIP (0.89).
State of Play
  • Smith is a finalist for multiple prestigious awards, including the Golden Spikes Award and the Dick Howser Trophy.
  • He was named the NCBWA District 7 Player of the Year and set various records during his historic 2024 campaign.
What's Next

Smith's performance will likely attract more attention as he competes for top national awards and continues to excel in collegiate baseball.

Bottom Line

Hagen Smith's exceptional pitching skills and record-breaking achievements solidify his position as one of the best pitchers in college baseball history, setting a high standard for future players.