Jessica Schultz

USA Curling

  • 2006
  • 2014
Position Second
Teammates Erika Brown, Debbie McCormick, Ann Swisshelm
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