2016-17: Part of an impressive duo of freshman sprinters along with Niko Nemceff...qualified for the ECAC meet in multiple events...set new school records in the 200 free and 400 medley relay, both of which came at the ECAC meet...finished 32nd in the 100 free and 41st in the 100 fly at that meet...scored as the top finisher in four individual races during the season...was not scored outside the top two in an event during any Keydet event in the month of November.
High School/Personal: Four-year letterwinner at North Stafford HS...holds school records in three relays and the individual 50 and 100 free...state champion in 200 free relay...swam for Rappahanock Swim League and competed at NCSA nationals...two-year member of the Free Lance Star's all-area team...also lettered three years in track and was an all-region pole vaulter...lettered one year in cross country...attending VMI on an ROTC scholarship...sister swam at Georgia Southern.
Schmitz's Top Career Times:
50 free: 21.97 - 2016-17 at William & Mary
100 free: 47.11 - 2017 ECAC Championships
100 fly: 52.46 - 2017 ECAC Championships