2007-08 (Junior Season): Played in four tournaments in the spring after transferring to Ohio State in December ... never finished lower than 13th ... led the Big Ten championships after the first round with a season-low of 68 ... finished tied for 13th at the Big Ten championships (April 25-27) ... best finish was a tie for ninth at 1-under at the Marshall Invitational (April 4-5) ... had a stroke average of 74.1 to rank fourth on the team ... in his 12 rounds as a Buckeyes, carded two under par and two of even-par ... Academic All-Big Ten selection ... won the 102nd Ohio Amateur in July 2008.
University of Akron (Freshman and Sophomore Seasons): Played two and a half seasons for the Zips ... participated in a total of 31 tournaments with Akron ... played in 75 rounds with a 73.94 career stroke average ... carded a career-low score of 67 twice ... won his first collegiate event at the 2006 Bradford Creek Intercollegiate at 5-under with rounds of 70-71-70.
Canton Central Catholic High School: Helped the Crusaders to state tournament appearances from 2002-04, finishing second in 2004 and fourth in 2003 ... three-time first team All-Stark County honoree ... named first team All-Northeast Ohio in 2003 and ’04 ... selected second team All-Ohio in 2003 and first team Beacon Journal All-Stars in ’04 ... placed second at the Hudson Juniors Invitational in 2005 with scores of 66-69-74 ... was the youngest person to win the Stark County Amateur, claiming the 2004 crown with rounds of 72-73-68.
Personal: Son of David and Marilyn Snyder ... plans on playing or coaching golf after graduation ... biggest sports thrill was his first college tournament win.