#9 Richie Smith
Hometown: Bristol, Florida
High School: Liberty County H. S.
Date of Birth: October 20, 1979
During his senior season at Liberty County, Richie tied the single season record for homeruns with 12. Richie also knocked in 45 runs and had 8-3 record with a 2.13 ERA on the mound. Richie was named First Team All Big Bend, 2A First Team All State, and played in the Florida All-Star Showcase in Sebring in May.