Abby Schultz

Assistant coach

Phone: 712-722-6319

Coaching Background

Schultz was announced as as assistant coach for the Dordt Women’s Basketball Program in May 2017. 

As the lead assistant in 2018-19, she helped the Defenders to a record-breaking and historic season as it posted a 20-12 record with a 13-9 mark in the Great Plains Athletic Conference which was good for fourth place. The team earned an at-large berth to the NAIA Division II National Basketball Championship where its season ended in the first round of the 32-team field. The bid was the first ever for the Defenders and capped a season where they spent most of the year in the top-20 of the rankings and started the year with a 15-4 record.

Prior to serving at Dordt, Schultz spent the 2016-2017 season at Hannibal-Lagrange University as the assistant varsity and head junior varsity women’s basketball coach and assistant sports information director. While at Hannibal-Lagrange University, she assisted in recruiting, scouting and academic monitoring as well as maintain the athletic programs social media outlets.

Athletic Experience

Schultz was a four-year starter on the Women’s Basketball team at Grace Bible College from 2012-2016 and earned honors as First Team All-American in 2016 and an Academic All-American in 2015 and 2016.  She reached 1,393 career points and named the 2016 Player of the Year for the Midwest Region. Schultz was also awarded the NCCAA Game Plan 4 Life Award in 2016.  She also competed in collegiate volleyball at Grace Bible College where she was a two-year starter and named as MVP and All Region in 2015. 

Academic Background

Masters of Education in Sports Leadership from Dordt College (now University) in 2018

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Sport Management from Davenport University in 2016

Bachelor of Science in Religious Education from Grace Bible College in 2016