MINER NOTE: 2009 C-USA Freshman of Year; 2009 NSCAA All-Region Third Team; Three-time recipient C-USA Academic Medal (2010, 2011 & 2012).
2011 (JUNIOR): Sat out the season with a medical redshirt ... earned a C-USA Academic Medal (min. 3.75 GPA).
2010 (SOPHOMORE): Overcame some injuries to tie for fourth on the team in goals (four) and tied for fifth in assists (two) and points (10) ... registered at least one point in five out of seven games during a stretch midway through the season ... UTEP was undefeated on the year (6-0-0) when she recorded a point ... posted a team-high (min. 10 shots) shots on goal percentage (.679) ... recipient of the Conference USA Academic medal (min 3.75 GPA).
2009 (FRESHMAN): Named the Conference USA Freshman of the Year and was an NSCAA All-Central Region third-team member after huge rookie season ... registered eight goals (t-2nd team/t-6th C-USA/156th nation), nine assists (1st C-USA/32nd nation) for 25 points (1st team/3rd C-USA/76th nation) ... second player in program history to garner freshman of year distinction ... started all but one match and became first UTEP freshman to pace team in points since Tameka Sumter did in 2006 ... credited with a quartet of game-winning assists while also providing one match-deciding strike ... registered at least one point in 13 of the 20 matches on the campaign ... recipient of the Conference USA Academic medal (min 3.75 GPA).
PRIOR TO UTEP: Four-year starter at midfield for Flowing Wells High School (Ariz.) under coaches Sean and Mike Ochoa and former coach Terri Swaney three-time first-team All-American and AZ Southern Region Player of the Year ... voted first-team All State all four years ... registered more than 120 career goals, including a varsity-record 37 as a freshman ... earned 5A2A state player of the year aard after leading FWHS to initial state crown ... four-year starter and former captain for '91 Arizona ODP team ... paced squad in goals at '06 & '07 Region IV ODP Championships and camp ... joined 91 SC Del Sol Golden Eagles (formerly Sereno SC White) and guided squad to club corwn in 2007-08 ... named as one of the top-100 athletes in the state in 2007 by the Arizona Daily Star ... ranked first in her class at FWHS and was her class'valedictorian ... member of the National Honor Society (NHS) and Academic Decathlon ... served as treasurer for her school's NHS chapter and the chess club ... member of the Lettermen's Club and Vice President of the Debate Club ... volunteer duties included assisting with multiple blood drives, neighborhood clean-ups and coaching soccer for various local teams.
PERSONAL: Full name is Skye Ariel Schultz ... has yet to declare a major ... daughter of Andrew and Gina Schultz ... has two younger siblings, Jasmine and Sydney ... enjoys weight training, sprint work, reading and playing with her younger sister in her spare time ... born 5/29/91 (Tucson, Ariz.)