Nadia Gomes
Forward 6
Last School
Brighton High School
Roster Years


  • 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
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2014

  • Played in all 21 games
  • Made an assist in her debut against Cal State Fullerton
  • Finished the season with three goals and three assists
Sophmore Year 2015

  • 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
Junior Year 2016

  • MAC Hermann Trophy watch list
  • All-WCC Preseason Team
  • Named No. 34 player in the nation on Top Drawer Soccer's midseason report
  • All-WCC Second Team
Senior Year 2017

  • Named to the West Coast Conference Preseason team
  • Voted West Coast Conference Player of the Week for Sept. 25 
  • Started in all 19 games
  • Tied for second on the team in both goals scored (5) and assists (4)
  • Earned All-WCC Honorable Mention
  • Drafted No. 23 in the NWSL to the Orlando Pride
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year