University of Iowa Athletics

#20 Edina Schmidt

Height 6-1
Class So.
Hometown Berlin, Germany
High School Schul und Leistungssportzentrum Berlin

2019 as a Freshman

  • Appeared in 16 matches with three started.
  • Schmidt recorded 84 kills and seven aces in her first season at Iowa.
  • Tallied three double-digit kills matches, including a career-high 14 kills and .440 hitting percentage against Minnesota on Oct. 2.
  • Schmidt notched a career-high four blocks at Minnesota on Nov. 23.

Club Volleyball

  • Named two-time German Champion, six-time regional champion, and five-time Berlin Champion.
  • Honored with MVP medal two times in her final season in Berlin.


  • Born Sept. 2, 2000
  • Daughter of Dirk and Katrin Schmidt
  • Mother played for German National team
  • Coaches were Manuel Hartmann and Jens Tietboel
  • Exercise science major