About

Maddie Schmidt is a University of Florida graduate. She has a degree in Journalism with a specialization in sports and media. 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 a digital host and video production intern with The Draft Network.

In the past, Schmidt has interned with GatorBait Media and The Buddy Martin Show. She served as both a sports reporter and podcaster. Her show, “Maddie’s Minute”, can be found on https://www.gatorbaitmedia.com/.

Schmidt has also 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.