Tyler Schneider
Tyler Schneider

RS Sophomore

Schaumburg, Ill.

High School:
James B. Conant HS




22 Tigers Qualify for NCAA Championships West Preliminary

The squad will travel to Fayetteville, Ark., for the three-day meet


Distance Squad has Record Performances on West Coast

The team closed day two with two All-Time Top Ten marks and new meet record


Winning Performances Close Week for Track & Field

The Tigers brought home 24 PR's and eight wins from Saturday's competitions


Track Closes Crimson Tide Invitational

The Tigers depart Tuscaloosa with ten PR's and four new All-Time Top Ten marks


Roe, Schneider Make All-SEC Freshman Team

This is the second time for the pair to make the All-SEC Freshmen roster

Missouri Personal Bests
Event Mark Meet Date
Cross Country
8K 24:23.54 Greater Louisville Classic 09/29/2012

- Two-time SEC Freshman of the Week for Cross Country (2012)

- All-SEC Freshman Team (2012)
- USATF Junior Championships qualifier in the 10k (2013)

Cross Country- Tyler's stand-out freshman year began with a 6th-place finish, 3rd for the Tigers, at the Iowa State Invitational, crossing the line in 25:29...He continued to place consistently in the top ten throughout the season, including a 2nd-place finish for the black and gold, 27th overall, at the Greater Louisville Classic...His 24:23.54 PR at the Classic was enough to get him his first of two SEC Freshman of the Week recognitions...Schneider would hold the top time for a freshman in the SEC until the conference championship...Tyler went on to finish 5th for the squad at the Adidas Wisconsin Invitational, navigating the 8k course in 24:45 and earning him the second SEC Freshman of the Week honor...Ended the season at the SEC Championships in Nashville, TN, where he finished 38th overall with a final time of 25:02.12, earning a spot on the All-SEC Freshman Team

Indoor Track- Redshirted the season...Competed at the Missouri Collegiate Challenge where he placed 2nd in the mile with a time of 4:14.29

Outdoor Track- Redshirted the outdoor season...Was 3rd in the 5k at the Missouri Relays, crossing in 14:31.12...Bested that time at the Polytan Invitational, winning the event in 14:27.59...Qualified for the 10k at the USATF Junior Championships, where he placed 6th overall in 32:46.22

- 2012 USATF Junior Nationals qualifier in the 5k

- 2012 Midwest Distance Festival qualifier in the 3200m
- 2011 Mid-East Cross Country Championships qualifier
- James B. Conant School Record Holder in the 4x800m

Ran for James B. Conant HS under coaches Russ Dahl and John Powers...Team was Mid-Suburban League Champion for Track (2009)...As an individual in Cross Country, Tyler qualified for the 2011 State Championships, finishing 38th in 15:12 (2011)...He also Qualified for the Mid-East Cross Country Championships, Foot Locker Midwest Regional, and the Nike Cross Nationals Midwest Regional, where he took 2nd in 16:28.1 (2011)...On the Track, Tyler was an Indoor State Qualifier in the 1600m (3rd) and 4x800m, and Outdoor State Qualifier in the 1600m and 3200m (2012)...He also qualified for the USATF Junior Nationals for the 5k, where he placed 15th in 15:26.76 (2012)...Qualified for the Midwest Distance Festival, finishing 5th in the 2 mile (2012)

High School Bests
800m-1:56.6 | 1600m-4:14.34 | 3200m-9:05.81 | 5k XC-16:12 | 5k Track-15:25

Mother, Colleen, and stepfather, Chris...Born May 3, 1994...Aunt is an alum of the Missouri School of Journalism...Uncle was a varsity wrestler for Marquette University and earned Team MVP in 2000...Plans to study Journalism and Economics

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