Elyse Snyder
Year: Fr.
Hometown: St. Petersburg, Fla.
High School: Northeast HS
Height: 5-6
Major: Hospitality and Tourism Management

While attending Northeast HS Elyse received the Iron Viking award for three consecutive year from 2006 to 2009…As a freshmen she earned the Scholastic Achievement award…In 2007 as a sophomore she was selected to the PCAC All-County 3rd team as well as earning the Coaches award…In 2008 Elyse was named Most Outstanding Junior and recipient of the Iron Attendance award for swimming and also received the MVP award for Cross Country…As a senior she was selected Most Outstanding Senior as well as PCAC Honorable Mention for swimming and MVP, captain and set all time records for cross country.

Born May 19 in St. Petersburg, Fla…Hospitality and Tourism Management major…Her hobbies include going to the beach and watching movies…Career goal is to lower her PR’s in all of her events…She believes her best asset to the team is her motivation and positive attitude…Her favorite athletes are her three brothers…Lists her favorite team as the Tampa Bay Rays…She chose Saint Leo because she is able to compete in swimming and cross country while earning degree…Daughter of Michael and Valerie Snyder…She has three brothers Russell, Mitchell and Bradley…All three of Elyse’s brothers are collegiate athletes…Russell is a cross country runner at Emery Riddle University, Mitchell is a swimmer at Drury University and Bradley is a swimmer at the Naval Academy.