Jesse Bernhardt becomes Maryland's first two-time honoree, while Owen Blye and Landon Carr selected for first time.
Faceoff between Maryland and Cornell is scheduled for 1 p.m. at Capital One Field at Byrd Stadium
Faceoff between Maryland and Colgate is scheduled for noon at Capital One Field at Byrd Stadium
Faceoff between Maryland and Virginia is scheduled for 5 p.m. at UNC's Kenan Stadium.
Schmidt's Honor Roll
2011 NCAA All-Tournament Team
2011 USILA Second Team All-American
2011 LaxPower All-American
2011 ACC All-Tournament Team
2011 Tewaaraton Trophy Watch List
2011 Team Captain
2011 Preseason Second Team All-American
2010 USILA Third Team All-American
2010 LaxPower All-American
2010 ACC All-Tournament Team
2010 Midseason First Team All-American
2010 Preseason Honorable Mention All-American
As a senior (2011): Three groundballs and two caused turnovers in 16-4 win over Detroit Mercy (2/19) ... helped hold the Titans scoreless for 32:23 during the game ... five groundballs and three caused turnovers in 20-8 win over No. 14 Georgetown (2/26) ... helped hold the Hoyas scoreless for 20:12 during the game ... six groundballs and two caused turnovers in 9-8 overtime loss at No. 19 Duke (3/5) ... career-high seven groundballs in 12-8 win over Bellarmine (3/7) ... also caused four Knight turnovers ... five groundballs and one caused turnover in 8-4 win at Towson (3/12) ... three groundballs and three caused turnovers in 15-6 win over UMBC (3/18) ... four groundballs and two caused turnovers in 11-4 win over St. Joseph's (3/20) ... three groundballs and one caused turnover in 11-6 loss to No. 8 North Carolina (3/26) ... held UNC All-American Billy Bitter without a point for the second consecutive meeting ... three groundballs in 12-7 win at No. 4 Virginia (4/2) ... held Cavalier leading scorer Steele Stanwick to just one goal on three shots in the win ... one groundball and one caused turnover in 10-4 win at Navy (4/8) ... two groundballs and one caused turnover in 12-11 overtime loss to No. 3 Johns Hopkins (4/16) ... also assisted on Grant Catalino's third-quarter goal ... one groundball in 7-6 win over No. 10 North Carolina (4/22) in the ACC semifinals ... scored a key goal at the start of the second quarter in 11-9 win at No. 7 Duke (4/24) in the ACC finals ... also had one groundball and limited Duke's Jordan Wolf to just one assist ... one groundball and one caused turnover in 10-8 loss to No. 17 Colgate (5/7) ... one groundball in 13-6 win at No. 8 seed North Carolina (5/15) in the first round of the NCAA tournament ... three groundballs and a caused turnover in 6-5 overtime win over No. 1 Syracuse (5/22) in the quarterfinals of the NCAA tournament ... one groundball in 9-4 win over No. 5 Duke (5/28) in the semifinals of the NCAA tournament ... held Steele Stanwick to just one assist in 9-7 loss to No. 7 Virginia (5/30) in the NCAA championship game.
As a junior (2010): USILA third team All-American ... All-ACC ... recipient of the Decker-Silber Award as the team's best overall defenseman ... two groundballs and a caused turnover in 12-7 win at Bellarmine (2/20) ... two groundballs in 15-13 win at No. 13 Georgetown (2/27) ... two groundballs and two caused turnovers in 11-10 overtime win vs. No. 9 Duke (3/6) ... two groundballs in 12-8 win over Towson (3/13) ... three groundballs and a caused turnover in 10-7 win over Penn (3/15) ... three groundballs and a caused turnover in 13-7 win at UMBC (3/20) ... four groundballs and three caused turnovers in 9-7 loss at No. 2 North Carolina (3/27) ... terrific effort with two groundballs and four caused turnovers in 11-10 loss to No. 1 Virginia (4/3) ... was assigned to check Shamel Bratton and held him without a point while he was guarding him ... another terrific job with his assignment, holding the Mids' top attackman, Andy Warner, to just one assist and one shot in 11-9 win over Navy (4/10) ... had one groundball and one caused turnover vs. the Mids ... another outstanding individual effort, holding Tom Palasek without a point and without a shot in 10-9 win over No. 16 Johns Hopkins (4/17) ... also had two groundballs and a caused turnover vs. the Blue Jays ... breakout performance in 13-5 win over No. 3 North Carolina (4/23) in the ACC semifinals ... charged with marking UNC All-American Billy Bitter and held him without a point for the first time in 30 games ... overall, he helped hold the Tar Heels scoreless for stretches of 22:44 and 21:04 during the victory ... finished the game with two groundballs and four caused turnovers ... one caused turnover in 10-6 loss to Virginia (4/25) in ACC finals ... career best five caused turnovers in 17-4 win over Fairfield (5/1) ... also had three groundballs vs. the Stags ... helped hold the Stags scoreless for stretches of 23:03 and 25:07 during the victory ... one groundball and one caused turnover in 18-10 win vs. Colgate (5/8) ... three groundballs and one caused turnover in 11-8 win over Hofstra (5/15) in the first round of the NCAA tournament ... four groundballs and two caused turnovers in 7-5 loss to Notre Dame (5/22) in quarterfinals of NCAA tournament.
As a sophomore (2008): Recipient of the Iron Terp Award for strongest pound-for-pound Terp ... scored a goal and had one groundball in 18-3 win over Presbyterian (2/13) ... first career assist in 15-4 win over Air Force (2/14) in Wounded Warrior Project's "Face Off for a Cause" ... also caused one Falcon turnover ... career-high three groundballs in 10-13 loss to No. 8 Georgetown (2/21) ... also caused one Hoya turnover ... made his first collegiate start, filling in for an injured Brian Farrell, in 11-8 win over No. 12 Duke (2/28) at the Face-Off Classic ... had two groundballs vs. the Blue Devils ... two groundballs and two caused turnovers in 9-7 win at Towson (3/7) ... three caused turnovers and one groundball in 8-7 loss to No. 10 UMBC (3/14) ... career-high four caused turnovers, along with two groundballs, in 13-6 win over Bryant (3/15) ... missed the North Carolina game due to injury ... returned to the line-up and had one groundball in 10-9 7OT loss at No. 1 Virginia (3/28) ... held Cavalier middie Shamel Bratton without a shot in the seven overtime periods ... career-best five groundballs and three caused turnovers in 10-4 loss at No. 14 Navy (4/3) ... three groundballs and a caused turnover in 10-9 loss to No. 9 Johns Hopkins (4/11) at the inaugural Day of Rivals ... one groundball and a caused turnover in 15-6 win over Binghamton (4/14) ... four groundballs and a caused turnover in 9-2 win at Penn (4/18) ... three caused turnovers and a groundball in 16-10 loss at No. 8 North Carolina (4/24) in the ACC Semifinals ... two caused turnovers and a groundball in 10-6 win at Yale (5/2) ... four groundballs and a caused turnover in 7-3 win at No. 7 seed Notre Dame (5/10) in first round of the NCAA tournament ... two groundballs in 11-6 loss to No. 2 seed Syracuse (5/16) in NCAA Quarterfinals.
As a freshman (2008): One groundball in his collegiate debut in 17-7 win at Mount St. Mary's (2/26) ... one caused turnover in 13-5 win over Providence (3/3) ... caused a turnover in 16-4 win over Air Force (3/16) ... helped hold the Falcons scoreless for 44:03 spanning from the end of the first quarter to the final minutes of the fourth ... one groundball and a caused turnover in 13-8 win at No. 5 North Carolina (3/22) ... caused a turnover in 5-4 loss to No. 9 Navy (4/4) ... helped hold the Mids scoreless for the final 30:44 ... helped hold the Quakers scoreless for a stretch of 51:12 in 9-4 win over Penn (4/19) ... two groundballs in 11-8 loss at No. 3 Virginia (4/25) in ACC Semifinals ... one groundball in 16-10 win over Yale (5/3) ... caused one turnover in 10-7 win over Denver (5/10) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... helped the defense hold the Pioneers scoreless for 30:06 that led to a 7-0 run which allowed Maryland to take the lead ... scored his first career goal in 8-7 OT loss to No. 2 Virginia (5/17) in NCAA Quarterfinals ... also had two groundballs vs. the Cavaliers.
Before Maryland: 2007 US Lacrosse High School All-American ... ranked the 18th best freshman defender in the nation, according to Inside Lacrosse ... ranked the 83rd overall recruit by Inside Lacrosse ... tryout invitee for the 2008 U.S. Under-19 national team ... three-year letterwinner for coach Jon Levine at Upper Dublin High School ... helped lead the Cardinals to a 12-6 record as a senior and their first-ever Suburban One League championship ... 2007 MVP of the Suburban One League ... all-state as a senior ... three-time all-league selection ... two-time team captain ... grabbed 172 groundballs, along with eight goals and 12 assists in 2007 ... 160 groundballs as a junior ... 155 groundballs during sophomore season ... also competed on the Upper Dublin golf team ... helped the Cardinals to a league title and an 18-1-1 record on the links as a senior.
Personal: Son of Scott and Lynn Schmidt ... younger brother of Scott and Chad ... older brother of Lindsey ... member of the National Honor Society ... majoring in finance with a 3.69 GPA.
|Schmidt's Career Statistics|
|Schmidt's Career Highs|
|Goals: 1 Three times, most recent at Duke (4/24/11)|
|Assists: 1 Three times, most recent vs. Johns Hopkins (4/16/11)|
|Points: 1 Six times, most recent vs. Johns Hopkins (4/16/11)|
|Groundballs: 7 vs. Bellarmine (3/7/11)|
|Caused Turnovers: 5 vs. Fairfield (5/1/10)|