Upset Bid Falls Short Versus No. 23 Rutgers, Princeton Comes Back to Win
2013-14: Finished with a 10-13 mark at the 285-pound weight class ... posted a dual match record of 1-4 ... recorded one pin and a major decision win ... produced a 3-2 record at the Bearcat Open ... earned a sixth-place showing at the New York State Championships ... notched four wins at the Franklin and Marshall Open.
2012-13: Won nine matches as a sophomore ... wrestled exclusively at 285 pounds ... opened the season with victories in six of nine matches ... pinned his opponent during the second match at the Buffalo Invitational on Nov. 4, where he finished fourth ... also placed fourth at the Oklahoma-Gold Classic on Nov. 10 ... used a pair of victories to take sixth at the New York State Championships on Nov. 17.
2011-12: Struggled to a 4-13 overall record in his first season at West Point ... posted a 0-4 mark in dual matches ... finished the year with one pin ... highlight of the season came at the New York State Championships "B" flight ... went 2-1 at the tournament and placed runner-up ... also competed at the Oklahoma-Gold Classic, Body Bar Invitational, Nittany Lion Open and Southern Scuffle ... dropped both of his bouts at the Nor'easter Duals, falling to opponents from Iowa State and Boston University ... also lost a dual matches to an opponents from Rutgers and Columbia.
HIGH SCHOOL: Won a pair of state titles wrestling for Good Counsel High School ... named school's Athlete of the Year as a senior ... member of the National Honor Society.
PERSONAL: Stephen Patrick Snyder was born Sept. 22, 1992 in Laurel, Md. ... son of Steve and Tricia Snyder ... has two brothers, Kyle and Kevin, and one sister, Megan ... did not start wrestling until his freshman year of high school ... hobbies include golfing ... enjoys going to the beach and spending time with his friends ... majoring in Law and Legal Studies.