Jessica Schultz

USA Curling

  • 2006
  • 2014
Position Second
Teammates Erika Brown, Debbie McCormick, Ann Swisshelm, Allison Pottinger 
Age  29 
Hometown Anchorage, Alaska
Resides  Minneapolis, Minn.
Occupation Physical therapy assistant
Family Single
Year started curling 1998
Height 5 feet, 4 inches
Education  Graduate of Lake Superior College with physical therapist assistant degree

CURLING HIGHLIGHTS

  • Olympic Winter Games: 2014 (10th), 2006 (8th)

  • U.S. Olympic Team Trials: 2014 (champion), 2010 (5th), 2006 (champion)

  • World Curling Championships: 2013 (4th), 2011 (7th), 2010 (5th), 2005 (silver)

  • U.S. National Championships: 2013 (champion), 2012 (6th), 2011 (champion), 2010 (runner-up), 2009 (5th), 2008 (4th), 2007 (runner-up), 2006 (4th), 2005 (champion)

  • Continental Cup: 2014 (champion)

  • Junior World Championships: 2004 (4th as alternate with Aileen Sormunen)

  • U.S. Junior National Championships: 2004 (semifinalist), 2003, 2002, 2001 (semifinalist), 2000, 1999

  • Karuizawa International Bonspiel: 2011 (bronze), 2005 (silver)
  • Alaska State Junior Women's Champion: 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

  • Minnesota State Women's Championships: 2004 (runner-up)

  • Curtis Cup Award for Sportsmanship winner: 2001

  • All-Star Skip: 2004 USA Curling Junior Nationals

  • USA Curling Team of the Year: 2013, 2005

Watch the women's Olympic team's parody of "What does the fox say"

Competition schedule, 2013-14:

Dates  Event  Location  Results 
Aug. 16-18  Fort Wayne Cashspiel  Fort Wayne, IN  4-2, quarterfinalists 
Sept. 6-8  Stu Sells Oakville Tankard Oakville, ON  5-1, semifinals 
Sept. 13-15  Shoot Out @ Saville Centre  Edmonton, AB  3-3 
Sept. 19-22  Shorty Jenkins Classic  Brockville, ON  1-4 
Oct. 11-14  Curler's Corner Autumn Gold  Calgary, AB  1-3 
Oct. 18-20  Stroud Sleeman Classic  Stroud, ON  3-1, semifinals 
Oct. 29-Nov. 2  Masters of Curling  Abbotsford, BC  0-4 
Nov. 10-17  2014 U.S. Olympic Team Trials  Fargo, N.D.  Champion 
Dec. 12-15  Four Nation Invitation  Glasgow, Scotland  Third place 
Jan. 10-12  International Bernese Ladies Cup Bern, Switzerland  Consolation bracket winner 
Jan. 16-19  Continental Cup of Curling  Las Vegas, Nev.  Champion 
Feb. 7-23  2014 Olympic Winter Games  Sochi, Russia  10th 


About Jessica Schultz:

 

Curls out of: St. Paul Curling Club and Four Seasons Curling Club

Curling start: 1997 – curling became our family game night, and the following year I started traveling on a junior team

Curling family: My dad curls out of the Anchorage Curling Club

Hobbies: Running, hiking, gardening