2012 NCAA All-Tournament Team
2012 Team Captain
2012 MLL Draft Choice (45th - Chesapeake)
As a senior (2012): A goal and tied his career high with two assists in 12-6 win over Hartford (2/18) ... also had a career-high seven groundballs vs. the Hawks ... one goal in 16-11 win at Georgetown (2/24) ... scored all three goals of his hat trick in the first half in 10-7 win over No. 8 Duke (3/3) ... two of the goals vs. the Blue Devils were man-up goals ... named the ACC Offensive Player of the Week for his efforts vs. the Blue Devils ... assisted on Owen Blye's first goal in 8-7 loss at UMBC (3/6) ... two goals, including the game-winner, in 17-4 win over Marist (3/10) ... two assists in 11-5 win over No. 10 Villanova (3/17) ... one goal and two groundballs in 11-10 loss at No. 14 North Carolina ... one goal in 12-8 loss to No. 2 Virginia ... two goals and two groundballs in 13-6 win over Navy (4/6) ... one assist in 6-5 loss to No. 5 Duke (4/20) in semifinals of ACC tournament ... one goal and one caused turnover in 12-8 win at Mount St. Mary's (4/25) ... one goal, one groundball and one caused turnover in 12-7 win over Bellarmine (4/28) ... a goal and an assist in 13-11 loss at No. 12 Colgate (5/5) ... three goals, two coming in the fourth quarter, and one groundball, which maintained possession to setup for Joe Cummings' game-winning score in 10-9 win at No. 7 seed Lehigh (5/13) in first round of NCAA tournament ... second straight hat trick with three goals in 11-5 win over No. 2 Johns Hopkins (5/19) in the quarterfinals of the NCAA tournament ... also had a groundball and a caused turnover vs. the Blue Jays ... tied his career high with four goals in 16-10 win over No. 3 Duke (5/26) in the semifinals of the NCAA tournament ... one groundball in 9-3 loss to No. 1 seed Loyola (5/28) in the finals of the NCAA tournament.
As a junior (2011): Two goals in 16-4 win over Detroit Mercy (2/19) ... netted his first career hat trick in 20-8 win over No. 14 Georgetown (2/26) ... two groundballs in 12-8 win over Bellarmine (3/7) ... iced the game with an empty-net goal in 8-4 win at Towson (3/12) ... tied his career high with two assists in 15-6 win over UMBC (3/18) ... made his first career start vs. the Retrievers ... two groundballs and a caused turnover in 11-4 win over St. Joseph's (3/20) ... one assist in 11-6 loss to No. 8 North Carolina (3/26) ... one goal in 10-4 win at Navy (4/8) ... one goal in 12-11 overtime loss to No. 3 Johns Hopkins (4/16) ... two goals and one caused turnover in 7-6 win over No. 10 North Carolina (4/22) in the ACC semifinals ... two groundballs in 11-9 win at No. 7 Duke (4/24) in the ACC finals ... one goal and one groundball in 10-8 loss to No. 17 Colgate (5/7) ... career-best four goals in 13-6 win at No. 8 seed North Carolina (5/15) in the first round of the NCAA tournament ...his third goal came as a result of a perfectly executed hidden ball play by Grant Catalino and Brian Farrell ... also had one groundball vs. the Tar Heels ... scored the Terps' first goal in 6-5 overtime win over No. 1 Syracuse (5/22) in the quarterfinals of the NCAA tournament ... one goal in 9-4 win over No. 5 Duke (5/28) in the semifinals of the NCAA tournament ... one groundball and one caused turnover in 9-7 loss to No. 7 Virginia (5/30) in the NCAA championship game.
As a redshirt sophomore (2010): Winner of the Dan Snyder Award as the team's most improved player ... returned to action with two goals on just two shots in 12-7 win at Bellarmine (2/20) ... one goal a groundball in 15-13 win at No. 13 Georgetown (2/27) ... two goals, including the game-winner, and one groundball in 12-8 win over Towson (3/13) ... one goal in 13-7 win at UMBC (3/20) ... tallied his first assist in two years in 11-10 loss to No. 1 Virginia (4/3) ... also had one groundball vs. the Cavaliers ... one assist and one groundball in 11-9 win over Navy (4/10) ... one goal and a groundball in 10-9 win over No. 16 Johns Hopkins (4/17) ... one goal and a groundball in 10-6 loss to Virginia (4/25) in ACC finals ... first career multi-assist game with two in 17-4 win over Fairfield (5/1) ... one assist in 18-10 win vs. Colgate (5/8).
As a sophomore (2009): Redshirt season.
As a freshman (2008): Made his collegiate debut in 17-7 win at Mount St. Mary's (2/26) ... first career point on an assist on Scott Tompkins' second goal of the game in 13-5 win over Providence (3/3).
Before Maryland: Two-time US Lacrosse High School All-American ... ... member of the West team at the 2006 National Senior Showcase ... four-year letterwinner at for Coach Ryan Kelly at O'Dea High School ... helped lead the Irish to a combined record of 44-18 during his four seasons ... led the team in scoring all four years ... led Division I in the Pacific Conference in scoring as a senior with 60 goals and 18 assists in 2006 ... named the 2006 Washington Lacrosse Player of the Year ... was second in the league in scoring in 2005 with 38 goals and 46 assists ... totaled 155 goals, 99 assists and 306 groundballs ... three-time first team all-state ... named second team all-state as a freshman ... two-time team captain.
Personal: Son of Kris and Jacqueline Snider ... father played lacrosse at Virginia from 1974-78 ... uncle, Eric, and cousin, Matt, also played college lacrosse ... older brother of Catherine and Will ... majoring in criminology and criminal justice.
|Snider's Career Highs|
|Goals: 4 at North Carolina (5/15/11)|
|Assists: 2 vs. Fairfield (5/1/10), vs. UMBC (3/18/11)|
|Points: 4 at North Carolina (5/15/11)|
|Hat Tricks: 2|
|Multi-Point Games: 8|
|Multi-Goals Games: 6|
|Multi-Assist Games: 2|
|Major:||Criminology and Criminal Justice|