University of Iowa Athletics
PH, V, PB, HB

Joel Snyder

Height 5-11
Class Senior
Hometown Vernon Hills, IL
High School Stevenson

2009- Competed on high bar in every meet… tied for 15th on high bar (14.10) at NCAA Qualifier… letterwinner.

2008- Competed on pommel horse and high bar in eight meets… holds event high score on high bar (14.55) at Nebraska… placed second on high bar with a 14.25 against Illinois… placed fourth on pommel horse with a 14.50 against Illinois… awarded Outstanding Execution award…letterwinner.

2007 – Placed sixth on horizontal bar at Big Ten Championships with an 8.925… scored a personal best of 8.50 on pommel horse at the NCAA team qualifier placing 14th…against Illinois scored an 8.6 on high bar (eighth) and an 8.3 on pommel horse (sixth)… competed on horizontal bar at NCAA qualifier recording an 8.3 to tie for 24th… letterwinner.

High School – Was a three-time USAG Academic all-American… crowned 2006 state champion and the 2005 region 5 champion on pommel horse… qualified for the 2004 U.S. championships and finished fifth in the nation on horizontal bar… member of the number one boys gymnastics team in Illinois… coached by Don Osborne and Kelly Crumley at the Buffalo Grove Gymnastics Center.

Personal – Born 10/6/87 … son of Paul and Kathleen Snyder… cinema major.