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Jared Snell
2006-07 Men's Cross Country
YR.
Jr.
HOMETOWN
Hampton, Iowa
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Hampton-Dumont
Jared Snell

2007 (Track and Field): Ran at eight meets for the Crusaders ... covered the mile run at the Boilermaker Invitational indoors in a season-best 4:58.89 ... placed fifth in the 1,500m run outdoors at the Puma Invitational ... ran a season-best 4:27.70 in the 1,500m run at the Butler Twilight ... named to the Mid-Con All-Academic Team ... member of Fall 2007 Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.

2006 (Cross Country): Ran four times for the Crusaders in his second season on the team ... ran at Sunset Hills Farm for the first time in his career, covering 6K course at the Crusader Invitational in 23:03 ... competed in open races at the Indiana Intercollegiates and Notre Dame Invitational ... cut over a minute off of his career-best 8K time at the Evansville Invitational, completing race in 29:02.44 ... named to the Mid-Con All-Academic Team ... also named to the Mid-Con Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence

2006 (Track and Field): Posted top times outdoors of 2:14.13 in the 800m run and 4:34.61 in the 1,500m run ... recorded times of 2:11.43 in the 800m run and 4:57.19 in the mile run indoors ... named to Mid-Con All-Academic team ... earned Presidential Honors for Student-Athletes.

2005 (Cross Country): Competed three times for Brown and Gold ... named to Mid-Continent Conference All-Academic Team and Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence ... ran personal best 30:03 8K in first collegiate race, Brissman-Lundeen Invitational ... ran at Loyola Lakefront Invitational ... covered Evansville Invitational course in 30:43.4.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Bulldogs ... helped team to State Championships as a freshman ... earned Academic All-State honors in 2003 ... was a two-time State Finalist in track, earning Academic All-State honors ... also garnered Governor's Scholar Award and Iowa Scholar Award ... graduated as valedictorian.

Personal: Jared is the son of Mick and Carol Snell ... brother, Ryan, runs cross country at Luther College ... major is electrical engineering ... earned Presidential Honors for Student Athletes in 2005 ... has earned Dean's List honors at Valpo ... born December 12, 1985.