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#16 Tyler Snep

Height 6-2
Weight 215 lbs.
Class RS Fr.
B/T L/R
Hometown Lake Zurich, Ill.
High School Lake Zurich

2020 Honors — Named to the Dean’s List for the fall and spring semesters. 2020 — Season canceled by Big Ten Conference and NCAA on March 12 due to concerns of coronavirus (COVID-19)… started one game behind the plate and saw action in four contests… had his first career start and hit against Kansas (3/10)… had his first career RBI and run scored against Georgetown (3/7)… made his Hawkeye debut against Grand View (3/3).

High School — Ranked as the 452nd-best recruit nationally by Perfect Game… is the No. 2-rated catcher in Illinois by Perfect Game… 2018 Perfect Game Preseason All-American… Conference Player of the Year, first-team all-state, and team MVP as a senior after hitting .414 with eight home runs and a .538 OBP, .770 slugging, and 1.308 OPS… 2017 Prep Baseball Report Second-Team All-State… three-time all-conference and all-area selection… three-year varsity starter… two-time varsity team captain and 2017 team MVP… played for Top Tier Americans… Honor Roll all four years… academic all-conference… finished with a 4.3 cumulative grade point average… Student Body Leader… high school coach was Richard Erickson.

Personal — Born Nov. 14, 2000, in Arlington Heights, Illinois… son of Gary and Denise Snep… father played football at Western Illinois… has two younger siblings, Alyssa and Nathan… majoring in business.