Julia Snyder
Julia Snyder
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fairfax, Vt.
High School: BFA-Fairfax
Team: Women

Honors: 2016 USCSCA National Collegiate All-Academic Ski Team ... 2015 USCSCA National Collegiate All-Academic Ski Team ... 2014 USCSCA National Collegiate All-Academic Ski Team

As a Junior: Finished 5:25.04 during 1.5 classic sprint and 17:18.6 in 5K freestyle at Bates Carnival on Jan. 15-16 ... clocked in at 1:10:05.7 in mass-start 15K classic during Colby Carnival on Jan. 23 ... finished with the fourth-fastest time on the team in the 5K freestyle with a 14:14.5 before finishing 10K classic in 35:32.1 at the Vermont Carnival on Feb. 6-7 … had a 35:39.7 in 10K freestyle and finished 5K classic pursuit in 19:46.1 at Williams Carnival on Feb. 19-20, totaling a time of 55:25.1 for carnival ... finished fourth on the team in the mass-start 15K classic at the Middlebury Carnival/EISA Championship on Feb. 26-27 with a 55:13.1 after clocking in at 15:24 during 5K freestyle.

As a Sophomore: Competed in seven events ... finished third on the team in the 5K freestyle (17:42.5) at the Bates Carnival on Jan. 16-17 ... was fifth on the team in the 5K skate (18:11.9) at the Vermont Carnival on Jan. 23-24 ... placed fifth among Purple Knights in both the 5K freestyle (20:25.4) and the mass-start 15K classic (1:10:02.6) at the Saint Lawrence/EISA Championship on Feb. 27-28.

As a Freshman: Competed in 11 of team's 12 events ... was third among the Purple Knights in the 5K classic (22:56.3) and second on the team in the 10K freestyle (35:45.2) at the Colby Carnival on Jan. 17-18 ... logged a pair of third-place team finishes in the 5K classic (17:49.9) and the mass-start 15K freestyle (53:36.7) at the New Hampshire Carnival on Jan. 24-25 ... finished second among SMC skiers in the 1.4K classic sprint (4:32.3) at the Vermont Carnival on Feb. 1-2 ... timed in at 18:27.0 in the 5K freestyle and 1:02:58.9 in the 15K classic at the Dartmouth Carnival on Feb. 7-8 ... helped team to finish 16th in the 3x5K freestyle relay (42:48.4) and then finished third on the team in the 5K classic (20:10.6) at the Williams Carnival on Feb. 14-15 ... clocked in at 22:10.0 in the 5K classic and 50:35.5 in the mass-start 15K freestyle at the Middlebury Carnival/EISA Championship on Feb. 21-22.

High School: Member of the varsity Nordic skiing team for four years at BFA-Fairfax ... also a four-year member of the varsity soccer team ... was team MVP for Nordic skiing for three years, participated in Junior 2 Championships for two years, and participated in the Eastern High School championships for two years ... also participated in ultimate frisbee for four years ... salutatorian ... president of the school's chapter of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Julia Priscilla Snyder ... daughter of Thomas and Priscilla Snyder ... majoring in biology ... also member of women's cross country team at Saint Michael's ... Dean's List student ... in College's Honors Program ... studied abroad in Denmark during Fall 2015 ... went on MOVE extended service trip in 2013-14 ... participated in molecular physiology research at the University of Vermont ... member of the SMC Ultimate Frisbee Club.