Nadia Gomes Athlete Profile

#6 Nadia Gomes

Position: Forward Height: 5-6 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2014-2016 Hometown: Sandy, UT Last School: Brighton High School


  • Parents are Thomas and Arminda Shepherd
  • Has two sisters
  • Before BYU:

    • Played for U-19 Women's Portuguese National Team in 2014 UEFA U-19 Qualifying   
    • 2013 UHSAA 5A State Champion   
    • 2013 Deseret News 5A Girls Soccer MVP   
    • 2013 Salt Lake Tribune 5A Girls Soccer MVP   
    • Club team captain

    2014 | Freshman Year

    • Played in all 21 games
    • Made an assist in her debut against Cal State Fullerton
    • Finished the season with three goals and three assists

    2015 | Sophomore Year

    • Ranked No. 9 best player in WCC in's Midseason Top 20
    • Named to the national Team of the Week for Oct. 6
    • Named Primetime Performer for her performance against LMU and Pepperdine
    • Voted WCC Player of the Week for Nov. 2
    • Named WCC Player of the Year
    • Named to All-WCC First Team
    • Named to NSCAA All-West Region First Team
    • Named to NSCAA All-America Third Team
    • 31st in the nation in game-winning goals with five
    • Led the WCC in points, goals and game-winning goals