Samuel Snyder
Samuel Snyder
Year: SR
Hometown: Hopewell, N.J.
High School: Hopewell Valley
Position: Throws

2014-15 (FRESHMAN):

OUTDOOR:

Atlantic 10 Championships - Finished second in the shot put, (16.77m), and in the discus, (51.25m).

INDOOR:

Atlantic 10 Championship - Placed fourth in the shot put, (16.61m).

URI Coaches vs. Domestic Violence Invitational - Finished fourth in the shot put, (15.69m).

Boston University Terrier Classic - Finished seventh in the shot put, (16.19m).

Sorlien Memorial Invitational - Finished fifth in the shot put, (15.91m).

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Hopewell High School... Member of the basketball and track teams... Captained the indoor/outdoor track teams in his senior season... Was the state sectional championin discus and shotput in his senior season... 

PERSONAL: Born June 11, 1993... Son of Sharon and James Snyder... Has one sister, Alex... Enjoys surfing and basketball... Favorite team is the St. Louis Rams... Majoring in kinesiology with plans to become a strength coach... Chose URI over UConn...