Nicole Schammel
Nicole  Schammel

RS Junior

Red Wing, Minn.

High School:
Red Wing HS

Last College:
Minnesota State





Gophers Complete Sweep with 4-3 OT Win

Sydney Baldwin scored the game-winning goal in overtime to seal the win and sweep over the Beavers


Gophers Win 4-1 Over Merrimack

Minnesota earned a season-opening series split with a 4-1 win over visiting Merrimack Sunday afternoon


Gophers Named AHCA All-American Scholars

Seven Golden Gopher women's hockey players have been honored as AHCA All-American Scholars for 2016-17


Summer Stories: Part II

The Gopher women's hockey juniors and seniors share how they spent their time during summer break


Seven Named B1G Distinguished Scholars

Seven women's hockey representatives are among Minnesota's 83 Big Ten Distinguished Scholars


Women's Hockey vs. Minnesota Duluth 3-4-17

Women's Hockey vs. Minnesota Duluth 3-4-17

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2016-17 • Redshirt Sophomore Season: Named WCHA Scholar-Athlete, WCHA All-Academic, Big Ten Distinguished Scholar, and Academic All-Big Ten honoree • tied for fourth on the team with two game-winning goals • made Gophers debut in season-opening 3-0 win against Lindenwood (Sept. 30) • had four points (3g-1a), including a game-winning goal, in series sweep against Minnesota State (Nov. 4-6) • scored a goal in the 2-1 shootout win for the extra WCHA point following a 2-2 overtime tie at North Dakota (Nov. 19) • posted an assist in the 4-0 win against Bemidji State (Nov. 26) • posted two assists in the series split at Boston University (Dec. 9-10) • had three points (2g-1a), including a game-winning goal, in the series sweep at St. Cloud State (Jan. 27-28) • had an assist on Sophie Skarzynski’s game-winning goal in the 5-0 win at Minnesota State (Feb. 3) • scored Minnesota’s goal in the 1-1 overtime tie against Wisconsin (Feb. 18).

2015-16 • Sophomore Season: Did not compete during the 2015-16 season, sitting out due to WCHA in-league transfer rules.

2014-15 • Freshman Season: Began collegiate career at Minnesota State • led the Mavericks with 22 points on 11 goals and 11 assists in 36 games • honored as a two-time WCHA Rookie of the Week • recorded a hat trick against St. Cloud State (Feb. 2), becoming the first Maverick to tally a hat trick since Jan. 2013 • scored the first hat trick by a freshman since Oct. 2010.

High School/Club: Played at Red Wing High School for coaches Scott Haley, Dan Anderson, Mike Doyle and Tony Casci with Gopher teammate Paige Haley • led the Wingers to five-straight Minnesota Class A State Tournament appearances, including third-place showings in 2014, 2013, and 2009 • named a six-time letterwinner, four-time All-Missota Conference honoree, and two-time all-state honoree in hockey • honored as a Minnesota Ms. Hockey finalist in 2014 • recorded 111 points on 65 goals and 46 assists as a senior to finish her high school career with 457 points (273g-184a) to rank second in Minnesota State High School League history • attended USA Hockey national development camps since 2011 • played club hockey for the Minnesota Whitecaps.

Personal: Born April 9, 1996 • daughter of Jim and Jeanne Schammel • has two brothers, Jordan and Blake • brother Blake played hockey at Gustavus Adolphus from 2011-15 • Business and Marketing Education major going on to complete Sport Management M.Ed. program • shoots left • multi-sport student-athlete who was also an all-conference golfer and tennis player in high school • enjoys golf, tennis, and fishing.

Schammel's Career Statistics (2016-17 Final)
Season GP G A Points Shots Shot% Pen-Min +/- PPG SHG GWG Blk
2014-15 (at MSU) 36 11 11 22 154 .071 6-12 -25 1 2 1 17
2015-16 DNP -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2016-17 39 6 6 12 88 .068 4-8 +2 0 0 2 8
Career Totals 75 17 17 34 242 .070 10-20 -23 1 2 3 25


Gophers in the Polls: Oct. 18


The University of Minnesota continues to represent at a high level as multiple Golden Gopher teams achieved national rankings this week.

Baldwin Earns WCHA Weekly Honors


Senior defense Sydney Baldwin led the Gophers with four points against Bemidji State last weekend.

Wendell Joins FSN Broadcast Team


Gopher women's hockey alumna Krissy Wendell will be a member of the FOX Sports North college hockey broadcast team this season.

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