Ellen Snyder
Ellen  Snyder

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Hudson, Wis.

High School:
Hudson HS

Event:
Distance

Birthdate:
01/19/1996


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2016 Season - Indoor: Did not compete.

2016 Season - Outdoor: Ran four races • recorded a career-best time in the 3,000m (10:32.33) at the Janis Rider Invitational • placed seventh in the 5,000m in a career-best 17:59.19 at the Tommie Twilight.

2015 Season - Indoor: Did not compete.

2015 Season - Outdoor: Competed unattached.

High School: A 2014 graduate of Hudson High School • four-time cross country letterwinner • three-time Wisconsin Division 1 cross country state meet qualifier • three-time all-conference and academic all-state honoree in cross country • placed third as a senior and fourth as a junior at Big Rivers Conference cross country championship • 2012 Nike Cross Heartland Regional Championship qualifier • named to top-50 all-time "Wall of Honor" at University of Wisconsin Camp of Champions for cross country • 2013 and 2012 regional and sectional qualifier in the 3,200m in track & field • placed 19th in the 4x800m relay at the Wisconsin Division 1 track & field state championship as a junior.

Personal: Born January 19, 1996 • daughter of Scott Snyder and Colleen O'Connell • father, Scott, played college basketball at Bethany College and University of Wisconsin • play the piano and violin and has taken voice lessons • enjoys cross country skiing and traveling • majoring in retail merchandising.

Snyder's Indoor Career Bests (2016 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
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Snyder's Outdoor Career Bests (2016 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
3,000m 10:32.33 Janis Rider Invitational (4/30/16)
5,000m 17:59.19 Tommie Twilight (5/4/16)

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