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    Wyatt Schmidt
    Wyatt  Schmidt

    Class:
    RS Junior

    Hometown:
    Inver Grove Heights, MN

    High School:
    St. Thomas Academy

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 210

    Position:
    P-HLD

    Birthdate:
    12/25/1994

    Experience:
    1V

    Major:
    Real Estate Development

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    2017: Schmidt returns as USC’s holder on placekicks and also will serve as a backup snapper as a walk-on junior in 2017. He also is able to placekick and punt.

    2016: Schmidt served as the holder on all placekicks and was a backup long snapper (he also was available to placekick and punt) as a walk-on sophomore in 2015. He saw action in 12 games (all but Utah State) as the holder. He lost 8 yards rushing on a bobbled hold on a field goal try against California.

    2015: Schmidt did not see any action as a reserve walk-on redshirt freshman placekicker in 2015.

    2014: Schmidt redshirted as a reserve walk-on freshman placekicker and punter in 2014, his first year at USC.

    HOCKEY: After graduating from high school, Schmidt spent his 2013 season playing junior ice hockey in South Dakota.

    HIGH SCHOOL: He earned 2012 All-State, All-Metro and All-Conference honors as a senior placekicker, punter, linebacker and tight end at St. Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights (Minn.). He was 15-of-15 on field goals (with a long of 47 yards) and 39-of-39 on PATs as a senior.

    He hit 44-of-45 PATs and averaged 40.7 yards as a punter as a junior in 2011.

    He made 4-of-6 field goals and 49-of-50 PATs as a 2010 sophomore.

    He played on St. Thomas Academy's state champion ice hockey team and was on the track team.

    PERSONAL: He is a real estate development major at USC with a B average (3.13 GPA). His father, Paul, played tennis at Minnesota. His brother, Foley, was a 3-year (2009-11) All-Ivy League placekicker at Dartmouth.

    TCB YDS AVG TD LG
    2016 (So.)... 1 -8 -8.0 - 8