CANES BASEBALL ALUM AND MLB VETERAN PLAYER DANNY VALENCIA TALKS ABOUT HIS TIME AT UM, PLAYING FOR 7 DIFFERENT MLB TEAMS AND HIS UPCOMING TRIP TO THE SUMMER OLYMPICS IN TOKYO WITH TEAM ISRAEL ON THE BEHIND THE U PODCAST

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University of Miami Athletics

Kevin Snyder

position

Jumps

Class

Sophomore

Hometown

Asheville, NC

High School

Christ School

2021 Outdoor: Opened the outdoor season with a mark of 7.02m in the long jump at the Hurricane Invitational…

2021 Indoor: Finished third in the men’s triple jump at the Red Raider Invitational with his mark of 14.70m… Jumped 14.48m in the triple jump at the Bob Pollock Invitational…Posted a season-best mar of 15.18m in the triple jump at the Tiger Paw Invite.

2020 Outdoor: Season canceled due to COVID-19.

2020 Indoor: Set a collegiate PR in the long jump with his mark of 6.82m and registered a mark of 14.90m in the triple jump at the Wolverine Invitational… Recorded a personal best mark in the triple jump at 15.33m at the Texas Tech Invitational… Recorded a mark of 15.27m in the triple jump and 6.51m in the long jump at the Tiger Paw Invitational… Competed in his first ACC Indoor Championships and finished with a mark of 15.07m in the triple jump and 6.82m in the long jump.

High School: Snyder comes Miami as a highly decorated athlete from North Carolina. As a member of the Christ School Track and Field program, Snyder was a member of the back-to-back NCISAA 3A State Championship team in 2018 and 2019… At Christ School, he won both the long jump and triple jump state title four times… Snyder holds the school record in the long jump, triple jump, 100 and was part of the 4×100, 4×200 and 4×400 record setting teams… Snyder is a five-time New Balance All-American, finishing third in the 2018 New Balance Indoor in both the long jump and triple jump… He finished the 2018 season as the US No. 1 triple jumper and the No. 3 long jumper.