About

Maddie Schmidt is currently pursuing a degree in journalism with a specialization in sports and media at the University of Florida and will graduate in August of 2021. Schmidt has a passion for sports and storytelling. She is eager to learn, grow and make her mark in the world of sports.

Currently, Schmidt is interning with GatorBait Media and The Buddy Martin Show. She is serving as both a sports reporter and podcaster. Her show, “Maddie’s Minute”, can be found on https://www.gatorbaitmedia.com/.

In the past, Schmidt has served as a multimedia journalist and reporter for ESPN Gainesville/WRUF-FM. In addition, she was a sports anchor and producer for WUFT News.

When Schmidt is not covering a sporting event, you’re likely to find her at the gym or an ice cream shop. She’s an exercise fanatic with a huge sweet tooth.