2017 (Stats): Named to the All-ACC Academic Team ... Tabbed to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Played in 47 games, starting 40 ... Started 21 games as the designated hitter and 16 in left field ... Recorded a .302 (45-for-149) batting average with 11 doubles and three home runs ... Drove in 29 RBI and scored 24 runs ... Posted a .436 slugging percentage to go along with a .385 on base percentage ... Drew 12 walks and was hit by a pitch eight times ... Went 2-for-2 on stolen base attempts ... Knocked a walkoff single up the middle with two outs in the 10th to secure Duke's 6-5 series-clinching victory over Virginia Tech March 11 ... Hit his first home run of the season March 26 at Virginia ... Blasted Duke's first grand slam in seven years the following game March 28 against Davidson.
2016 (Stats): Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Played in 40 games, starting 29 ... Started 27 games in left field and two as designated hitter ... Posted a .258 (25-for-97) batting average ... Notched five doubles, a home run, 12 runs and 17 RBI ... Drew 14 walks and was hit by a pitch five times ... Registered a .379 on base percentage and .340 slugging percentage ... Stole four bases in six attempts ... Went 2-for-3 with two runs and three RBI April 23 at Virginia Tech ... Totaled two hits in four at bast with three RBI May 10 versus Longwood ... Belted his first career homer in Duke’s 5-4 victory over then-No. 6 Florida State May 13 ... Committed one error in 43 chances (.977).
2015 (Stats): Played in 29 games with 21 starts … Started 13 games in left field and eight in center field … Hit .215 (14-for-65) with two doubles and a triple … Knocked in seven RBI … Stole two bases … Drew four walks and was hit by a pitch five times … Registered a .277 slugging percentage and .311 on-base percentage … Committed one error on 36 fielding chances (.972) … Totaled a season-high three hits and three RBI to lead Duke past Rider March 1 … Went 2-for-4 with a double and a triple in Duke’s win at Liberty March 24 … Played for the Asheboro Copperheads of the Coastal Plain League over the summer.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Boca Raton Community High School in Boca Raton, Fla. … Tabbed 2014 Florida Honorable Mention by Perfect Game … Two-time Palm Beach All-County selection … Hit .305 as a junior … Missed his senior season due to injury … AICE Diploma recipient … Three-time Scholar-Athlete Award recipient … Four-year baseball academic scholar … Four-year Academic Presidential Award winner.
Personal: Born Michael Joseph Smiciklas on Aug. 24, 1995 in Boca Raton, Fla. … The son of Mike and Linda Smiciklas … Has a younger brother (Matthew) … Father played baseball at Armstrong Atlanta State ... Majoring in sociology.