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Marlena Schmidt

#45 Marlena Schmidt

F | r-Fr. | 6-6 | Eighty Four, Pa. | Ringgold HS

2016-17 (Redshirt Freshman)

  • Made her collegiate debut against Morehead State (Nov. 30), logging one minute of action
  • Registered a rebound in seven minutes played against USC Upstate (Dec. 10)
  • Grabbed a rebound in the win over Longwood (Dec. 17)
  • Netted two rebounds in six minutes against Mount St. Mary’s (Dec. 21)
  • Saw a minute of action against Oklahoma State (Feb. 11)
  • Logged a minute of action vs. Kansas (Feb. 27)
  • Did not play in the last four games

2015-16 (Freshman)

  • Redshirted

High School

  • Lettered in basketball for coach Laura Grimm at Ringgold High in Monongahela, Pennsylvania
  • Participated in the Hoops for the Cure All-Star game and the Roundball Classic All-Star game as a senior
  • Nearly recorded a triple-double with 28 points, 15 rebounds and eight blocks as a senior in  win over Charleroi
  • A 2013-14 All-Section 4 Team honoree
  • Tabbed Observer-Report All-District Second Team
  • Averaged nearly 12 points, eight rebounds and five blocks per game as a junior
  • Ringgold held a 13-1 record when Schmidt grabbed five or more rebounds
  • Guided the Rams to an upset win over No. 4 seed Hopewell to earn a berth in the WPIAL Tournament Quarterfinals
  • Played AAU basketball for the Washington Impact under coaches Jackie Kotchman and John Sargent

Personal

  • Daughter of Carl and Tara Schmidt
  • Has two sisters
  • Birthday is July 9
  • Enrolled in undergraduate studies
  • Has two sisters who played college basketball – Emily (Chatham) and Johanna (Rose-Hullman Institute of Technology) 
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll 
SeasonClassGPMinMpgFGAFG%OffRebRpgPFTO
Totals 7192.710.0140.621
2017Fr7192.710.0140.621

Catching Up with Marlena Schmidt

By Russell Luna | August 29, 2016

Redshirt freshman Marlena Schmidt describes her WVU experience as incredible.

Schmidt Relishes Opportunity at WVU

By Samantha Strejeck | October 28, 2015

Freshman Marlena Schmidt is excited to start her college career at West Virginia.