Junior finishes in the top five for the first time this season
Wildcats in eighth after opening 18 holes, Snyder tied for third
Two-day, 54-hole event set to tee off with a shotgun start on Saturday
Freshman Tyler McDaniel fires final round 68
David Snyder cards a 3-under par 69 to lead the Wildcats on day two
- 2013-14 Academic All-SEC
2013-14 (Junior): Played in nine tournaments as a junior for UK and owned a stroke average of 75.59... Played in the NCAA Raleigh Regional and NCAA Championship for the Wildcats... Posted a season-low 54-hole score of 220 (71-70-79) in the NCAA Raleigh Regional... Turned in his best round of the season at the Mobile Bay Intercollegiate where he tied for 25th with a 221 (74-72-75).
2012-13 (Sophomore): Competed in all 12 tournaments for UK with three top-20 finishes and one top-10 finish ... Won his first career tournament at the Querencia Cabo Collegiate, shooting 2-under-par ... Placed tied for 14th and tied for 20th at the Jack Nicklaus Invitational and Wolf Run Invitational, respectively ... Shot career-low round of 3-under-par, 69 and season-best 54-hole score of 220 at the Wolf Run Invitational ... Finished sixth on the team with a season stroke average of 76.12.
2011-12 (Freshman): Played in six tournaments, including one with the team's starting five ... Started at UK's home event, the UK Bluegrass Fall Invitational, where he finished in a tie for 40th, his best finish of the year ... Shot a season-low round of 2-under-par 70 in the final round of the Schenkel Invitational.
Summer of 2011: Finished in second place in the Lexington Men's City ... Finished in a tie for 11th place in the Trusted Choice Big I National Championship.