Summer League (`02): Played for the Luray Wranglers under Scott Feldman...struck out 10 in 9.1 innings of work...finished with a 5.79 ERA after allowing six earned runs.
As a Sophomore (`02): Earned a spot in the starting rotation in March and finished the season with 14 starts...recorded a season-high 10 strikeouts in his first start of the season against LaSalle (3/6)...pitched the first complete game of his career against Jacksonville in a two-hit shutout (4/24) and earned A-Sun Player-of-the-Week honors for his effort.
As a Freshman (`01): Earned his first start at FAU against Bethune-Cookman...worked 4.1 innings, struck out four and gave up two earned runs...acted as the number three starter for part of the season getting the call seven times...got his first collegiate win against Iona (3/9) when he threw a season-high five innings and struck out two...had a season-high five strike outs against Troy State (4/14)...missed three weeks in March due to an injury incurred outside of baseball.
Drafted `00: Drafted by the Chicago White Sox, 25th round.
High School: Played for George Robles at Gulliver Prep.
Personal: Communication major...son of Taylor and Amy NeSmith...born April 26, 1982 in Miami, FL.