2012 CROSS COUNTRY In his final season competed in four of the Jayhawks' six meets... Earned a spot on his first Big 12 Championships (10/27) team where he came in as KU's ninth finisher with his 52nd-place finish and 8K time of 25:48.9... Claimed a spot as Kansas' fifth finisher at the season's opening meet, the Bob Timmons Classic (9/1), crossing the finish in a 6K time of 20:10.1 to place sixth overall... Was KU's first finisher in the B-Race of the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (10/12) with his 28th-place finish and 8K time of 25:01... Selected to the Academic All-Big 12 First Team.
2012 OUTDOOR Set a personal best in the 3,000-meter Steeplechase at the Emporia State Relays (4/7) in which he finished second, crossing the finish line in 9:31.00... Earned another silver medal in the 3,000-meter Steeplechase at the Bill Williams/Bob Laptad Invitational (4/27) after clocking in at 9:40.67... Finished fifth after traversing the 3,000-meter Steeplechase at the Kansas Relays (4/19) in 9:39.19... Selected to the Academic All-Big 12 First Team.
2012 INDOOR Set a personal best in the mile at the Jayhawk Classic (1/27) where he finished in sixth with a time of 4:21.09... Placed fourth in the mile at the Bob Timmons Challenge (12/2) where he crossed the finish line in 4:31.43. 2011 CROSS COUNTRY Utilized redshirt season.
2011 OUTDOOR Utilized redshirt season.
2011 INDOOR Competed in the 3,000 meters at the Big 12 Indoor Championships (2/26), placing 35th with a personal-best time of 8:42.56... Took seventh in the 3,000 meters with a time of 8:42.90 at the Jayhawk Classic (1/28)... Ran a 8:45.93 3,000 meters at the ISU Classic (2/11), finishing eighth.
2010 CROSS COUNTRY Competed in three meets for the Jayhawks during his sophomore campaign... Top finish came at Bob Timmons Classic (9/4), running a 6K time of 19:38.20 and finishing eighth... Season's best 8K time came in the open race at ISU Pre-Nationals (10/16), crossing the finish line in 27:00 and finishing 87th... Placed 18th at the Missouri Cross Country Challenge (9/11) and ran an 8K time of 27:24.47.
2010 OUTDOOR Competed in the 3,000-meter Steeplechase four times and finished in the top five twice... Recorded his fastest time in the steeplechase at the Twilight Invitational (5/1), finishing in 9:55.83 and placing in sixth.
2010 INDOOR Placed fifth or higher in six of the eight events he competed in... Recorded two first-place finishes, the first coming at the Bob Timmons Challenge (12/5) in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:39.01 and the second coming in the 3,000 meters at the ISU-NCAA Qualifier (3/5) with a personal-best time of 9:06.39... Recorded a personal-record time of 2:34.50 in the 1,000 meters at the Jayhawk Classic (1/29), finishing fourth.
2009 OUTDOOR Ran in three meets for the Jayhawks, with his best finish coming at the Kansas Relays (4/16), where he posted an 800-meters time of 1:59.49.
2009 INDOOR Utilized redshirt season.
HIGH SCHOOL Four-year letterman in track and cross country... State champion in the 1,600 meters as a senior... All-state in the 800 meters and 4x800-meter relay his senior year... Regional champion in the 800 meters as a senior... MVP and all-area his senior year... Was the WKL League Champion as a senior in the 1,600 meters, 800 meters and 4x800-meter relay... High Plains League (HPL) Champion in the 1,600 meters and 4x800-meter relay as a junior... All-state and HPL Champion in the 1,600 meters and 3,200 meters as a sophomore... Academic all-state as a sophomore... MVP his sophomore year... All-league in the 4x800-meter relay, mile and two mile as a freshman... Cross country state runner-up as a senior... All-area and MVP of his cross country team as a sophomore, junior and senior... All-league and state cross country participant all four years... Cross country league champion as a sophomore and senior... Academic all-state cross country as a junior and senior... Member of third-place team at the cross country state championships as a senior and fourth-place team as a freshman... Lettered three years in basketball... Unanimous WKLL All-League as a junior and senior... Nominated for academic and athletic Wendy's High School Heisman. PERSONAL Son of Dirk and Darcy Schneider... Born in Tribune, Kan... High school valedictorian... Majoring in pre-medicine... Father, Dirk, ran college track; uncle, Brad, played college basketball and uncle, Scott, played college football.