Jayhawk men and women to open season at Rim Rock Farm
JUNIOR (2011) Utilized redshirt season.
SOPHOMORE (2010) Competed in the three meets for the Jayhawks during his sophomore campaign... Top finish came at Bob Timmons Classic (Sept. 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 (Oct. 16), crossing the finish line in 27:00 and finishing 87th... Placed 18th at the Missouri Cross Country Challenge (Sept. 11) and ran an 8K time of 27:24.47.
HIGH SCHOOL Four-year letterwinner in track, cross country and basketball... Class 1A 1,600 meters champion his junior year (2008)... Member of the Greeley County High School third-place state cross country team (2007)... Valedictorian of his class... Named to the academic all-state team in 2007 and 2008.
PERSONAL Son of Dirk and Darcy Schneider... Plans to major in microbiology... Has two siblings, Kellum and Kennedy... Sister, Kennedy, also runs cross country for KU.