ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Reed Snyder
Reed Snyder
Year: Junior
Hometown: Austin, Texas
High School: Westlake
Position: Freestyle
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Quincy

Collegiate Records
200 Free: 1:41.02
500 Free: 4:29.00 (Ivy League Championships, 3/1/12)
1000 Free: 9:16.22 (Ivy League Championships, 3/1/12)
1650 Free: 15:29.53 (Ivy League Championships, 3/1/12) 

Freshman 2011-12
Placed fourth in the 500 free and 1,000 free with timesof 4:43.59 and 9:32.84, respectively, against Cornell and DartmouthNov. 12 ... Particiapted in the 800 free relay at the UNCInvitiational Nov. 17 ... Competed in the 400 free and 1,500 freeat the U.S. Swimming Winter National Championships ... Placedsecond in the 1,000 free (9:31.19) at Columbia Dec. 10 ... Won the1,000 free against Brown Jan. 19 ... Posted personal records in the500 free, 1,000 free and 1,650 free at the Ivy League Championships... Competed in the 400 free and 1,500 free at the 2012 OlympicTeam Trials ... Earned CSCAA Scholar All-America honorable mentionaccolades ... Finished third in both the 500 free (4:30.85) and1,650 free (15:48.55) at the ECAC Championships (Mar. 3).

Before Harvard
Swam distance freestyle and lettered all four years at Westlake,serving as team captain as a senior … Earned all-stateaccolades in the 200 and 500  freestyles as a sophomore andjunior and in the 200 and 400 freestyle relays as a junior …Hit cuts for 2012 Olympic Trials in the 400 and 1,500 freestyle… School record holder in the 200 and 500 freestyles and 400freestyle relay … National Merit Scholarship recipient… USA Swimming Scholastic All-America pick as a sophomoreand junior … Recipient of Westlake Achievement Scholarship… Achieved rank of Life Scout with Boy Scouts of America… Enjoys music and books … Grandfather, Dave Snyder,played tennis at Texas and was the head men’s tennis coach atArizona and Texas… Father, Doug Snyder, was the Texas HighSchool tennis state champion in 1979 and played tennis atTexas.