Dane Smith enters his fifth season as the equipment and clubhouse manager for Florida State Baseball in 2009. Smith's reign with Seminole Baseball began in the fall of 2001 as a student manager before taking over the position of equipment and clubhouse manager in July of 2004. A graduate of Florida State University, Smith earned his bachelor's degree in August of 2004 in finance with a minor in economics.
Smith's responsibilities include, but are not limited to, ordering and maintaining all equipment for the team. He coordinates the transfer of luggage and equipment for the squad when traveling and maintains the clubhouse and locker room at Dick Howser Stadium.