• Kick-off
  • HometownAbbotsford, Canada
  • PositionMidfielder
  • Number13
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Professional soccer career and highlights:

  • Second in goals (7) for Sky Blue FC in the inaugural NWSL season
  • Damallsvenskan (Sweden) – Kristianstads DFF 2012
  • WPS – magicJack 2011

National Team and achievements:

  • Bronze Medalist 2012 Olympic Football Tournament in London
  • Silver Medalist 2012 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifiers
  • FIFA Women’s World Cup Germany 2011 (Group Stage)
  • Gold Medalist 2011 Pan American Games XVI Guadalajara
  • Gold Medalist 2010 CONCACAF Women’s Gold Cup / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers
  • Silver Medalist 2008 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying
  • Gold Medalist 2008 U20 CONCACAF Women’s Championship Mexico
  • 2008 Olympic Football Tournament in China (Quarterfinals)
  • FIFA Women’s World Cup China (Group Stage)
  • Silver Medalist 2006 CONCACAF Women’s Gold Cup / FIFA WC Qualifiers
  • Silver Medalist 2006 U20 CONCACAF Women’s Championship Mexico
  • Captain of the U20 Canadian Women’s National Team at the U20 FIFA Women’s World Cup Russia 2006
  • U20 FIFA Women’s World Cup Thailand
  • Member of the U16, U17, and U19 National teams

College soccer career and highlights:

  • NSCAA First Team All-American 2009, 2010
  • Soccer America MVP Team 2009, 2010
  • ALL-WCC First Team 2008, 2009, 2010
  • Soccer American Freshman All-America First Team 2007

Personal:

  • U20 Female Soccer Player of the Year – 2006, 2007
  • BC Youth Athlete of the Year 2006
  • Inducted into the Abbotsford Sports Hall of Fame 2007
  • Nominated for Bill Hayward Award; Female Amateur of the Year (Oregon Sports Award) 2010
  • Most memorable soccer moment – “Winning the Bronze Medal at the Olympics.”
  • Speaks German and English
  • Plays guitar and piano
  • Parents were born and raised in Paraguay – lived there as a family for six years when Schmidt was young
  • Two brothers – Spencer (older) and Bruce (younger)
  • Spencer played on youth Canadian National Teams (U16, U17) and played at the University of Washington and Trinity Western University (Canada)
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