Ellen Snyder
Ellen  Snyder

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Hudson, Wis.

High School:
Hudson HS

Birthdate:
01/19/1996


11/23/2016

2016 Cross Country Season in Review

Minnesota wrapped up the 2016 season with Madeline Strandemo representing the team at the NCAA Championship

10/01/2016

Minnesota Wins Blugold Invitational

Ellen Snyder won the individual crown to lead the Gophers to the team title at the Blugold Invitational

09/02/2016

Gophers Make Strides at Intrasquad 5K

Madeline Strandemo, Megan Hasz, Bethany Hasz, Bailey Ness, and Danielle Anderson made up the top five in the 5K race

10/17/2015

Gophers Record 12 Career-Bests

Molly Eastman, Nicole Heitzman and Delaney Sinnen led the Gophers at the Tori Neubauer Invitational Saturday afternoon

10/13/2015

Gophers Head to Two Meets in Wisconsin

No. 23 Minnesota will race at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational and the Tori Neubauer Invitational this week

07/19/2016

2015 Griak Invitational - Women's Cross Country

Photos of the Gopher women's cross country team at the 2015 Griak Invitational

06/09/2015

Ellen Snyder

Photos of Ellen Snyder.

05/26/2015

Ellen Snyder

Photo gallery for women's cross country student-athlete Ellen Snyder.

Photo Gallery

2016 • Redshirt Sophomore Season: Ran in three meets this season • won the individual title and led the team to a first-place finish at the Blugold Invite, clocking a career-best 6K time of 22:34.3.

2015 • Redshirt Freshman Season: Ran three races • ran a career-best 23:41.02 as the eighth Gopher in 62nd overall at the Tori Neubauer Invitational • finished 18th on the team at the Griak Invitational (25:26.5) • made collegiate debut as the 21st Gopher at the season-opening Oz Memorial (25:49.9).

2014 • Freshman Season: Did not compete.

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 • major is retail merchandising.

MORE HEADLINES

Walking on to Greatness: Madeline Strandemo

6/21/2017

Gophers distance runner Madeline Strandemo shares her journey from walk-on to Big Ten champion.

Three Gophers Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District

5/25/2017

Luca Wieland earned Academic All-District accolades for the third year in a row while Madeline Strandemo and Derek Wiebke picked up their first career honors.

Gophers Add Five More for 2017-18

4/25/2017

Minnesota's newcomers for next season total 15 new student-athletes joining the Maroon & Gold.

Proud Sponsors Of Gopher Athletics