2011: Named to the America East All-Rookie Team... Played in 24 matches, making 14 starts as a freshman for the Retrievers... Finished second on the team and seventh in the America East with 234 kills, just one off the team lead... Also tallied the seventh most points (267.5) in the conference... Recorded her first career double-double with 18 kills and 13 digs against Fairleigh Dickinson on Sept. 10... Registered her second double-double less than two weeks later with 12 kills and 14 digs against America East rival Stony Brook... Tallied double-digit kills in 12 matches... Recognized on the America East Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Background: Named 2010 Player of the Year by the Baltimore Sun and by the Varsity Sports Network… Led Mount de Sales to the IAAM “A” Division Championship from 2008-10… Honored as an IAAM “A” Division All-Star her junior and senior years… Named to the Baltimore Sun All-Metro First Team in 2010 and Second Team in 2009 and was a Player to Watch in both seasons… A member of the National and National English honor societies and was a Maryland Distinguished Scholar Honorable Mention.
Personal: Daughter of Paul Schmidt and Bernadine Zienkiewicz… Has an older brother, Matthew… Brother played two years of volleyball at Juniata… Major is undecided… Born March 13, 1993.