Baseball - 1989

CLIFTON (Cliff) SMITH. Starred as infielder and pitcher at NHS in late '50s ...Named the outstanding senior athlete at Northside HS. Later played same positions for 4 years at Merchant Marine Academy . . . His NHS club won the Steuben county title. As a pitcher at the Merchant Marine Academy he led two teams to conference championships ... Turned down pro offers to join CGW; and played local semipro ball and coached in Babe Ruth programs.