The Washington Capitals re-signed defenseman Nate Schmidt to a one-year, two-way contract, the team announced Sunday.

Financial terms were not disclosed.

Schmidt, 22, had six points (two goals, four assists), six penalty minutes and a plus-4 rating in 29 games with the Capitals last season. The 6-foot-0, 198-pound Schmidt also appeared in 38 games with Hershey of the American Hockey League last season and had 13 points (two goals, 11 assists).