Paula Gomes
Paula Gomes
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Naples, Fla.
High School: Gulf Coast


  • Major: Biological sciences (Pre-med)
  • Participated in four years of varsity soccer, two years of varsity track & field and one year of varsity cross country in high school
  • Played four years of competitive club soccer
  • Club soccer: Sunrise Sting FC (two-time State Champions); Guest player for club soccer: Weston FC (ECNL), Boca Raton FC (ECNL)
  • 2018 Collier County Winged Foot Scholar-Athlete Award winner
  • Soccer: First Team Collier County All-Conference (2016-17), conference champions (2014-17), district champions (2014-16), regional runner-up (2015-16)
  • Track & Field: Collier County All-Academic Team (2018), First Team Collier County Track & Field All-Conference (2017-18), state qualifier in three events 800m, 4X800m, and 4x400m in 2018, district champion in two events 800m and 4x400m (2018), Collier County Conference champion in 800m, Collier County Conference runner up in the 4x800m and 4x400m relays, state qualifier in two events 800m and 4x400m run (2017), district runner-up in 800m, 4x400m and 4x800m (2017)
  • National Honor Society, AP Scholar with Distinction, four-year Academic Honor Roll, The President's Award for Educational Excellence - Outstanding Academic (2015-18)
  • Princeton Club of SW Florida Outstanding Junior Award Recipient (2017)
  • Member of HOSA Future Health Professionals, volunteer work at the Physicians Regional Hospital Pharmacy in Naples, Fla.