Amy Schmidt
Amy Schmidt

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Grand Ledge, Mich.

High School:
Grand Ledge

Event:
Diving

Birthdate:
03/15/1985


Junior: Qualified for the NCAA Regional Diving Zones ... Placed 15th on the one-meter board at the Big Ten Championships ... Earned Academic All-America Honorable Mention and Academic All-Big Ten honors ... On the one meter took second (259.35) against Purdue and Northwestern, claimed first with a score of 276.97 against Ball State, placed third (266.85) vs. Oakland, earned second (299.32) against Notre Dame ... On the three-meter board, took third (259.27) against Ball State.

Sophomore: Named Spartan Diver of the Year ... Took first place against Ball State in the one-meter event, setting a career best with a score of 273.15 ... Earned a second-place finish vs. Michigan in the three-meter competition (268.30) ... Earned an eighth-place finish in the one-meter (243.55) and an 11th-place finish in the three-meter (378.30) at the Georgia Invitational, setting a personal best ... Dove to a 16th-place finish at the Big Ten Championships in the one-meter (246.15) ... Finished 18th in the one-meter board at the NCAA Diving Zone `C' Meet.

Freshman: Named MSU Women's Diver of the Year ... 17th in the one-meter (223.05) at the Big Ten Championships... Finished second in the one-meter against Iowa (256.58) and the three-meter against Ball State (241.95) ... Took first-place honors in the one-meter (252.15) and three-meter (272.70) against Oakland ... 24th in the one-meter at the NCAA Zone C Diving Championships.

Prep: Named Grand Ledge Female Athlete of the Year (2003) ... Selected to the diving All-Area Dream Team in 2001 and 2002, earning all-state honors in 2002 ... Finished seventh in the state in 2002 ... Team captain in 2002 ... Three-year letterwinner at Grand Ledge ... Member of Mid-Michigan Diving Club ... Four-year letterwinner in gymnastics ... Won individual Division 2 state championship on bars and all-around competition in 2003 ... Led gymnastics team to state runner-up finish in her senior year.

Personal: Born March 15, 1985 ... Daughter of Bill and Molly Schmidt ... A dietetics major.