Stacy Snider
Stacy Snider

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Grand Rapids, Mich.

High School:
Grandville

Birthdate:
12/18/1979

Experience:
3 letters


Holds the lowest MSU 54-hole tournament score at 216 ... owns the third-lowest career average in Spartan history (77.82). Summer 2001: Reached the semifinals of the Michigan Women?s Amateur Championship ... advanced to the round of 64 at the U.S. Women?s Amateur Championship.

2000-01: Named to the 2001 All-Big Ten Team for the first time ... played in all 13 events ... had a 76.41 average for the season - the sixth-lowest in school history ... placed fourth at the 2001 Big Ten Championships ... led the Spartans with six top-five finishes ... finished in the top-20 seven times ... joined Emily Bastel and Kasey Gant as the only MSU players to ever shoot under 70 in one round with a team-low 69 at the Lady Buckeye Invitational ... won first individual title at the Peggy Kirk Bell Invitational ... set the MSU 54-hole tournament score at 216 (71-71-74) at the Big Ten/Big 12 Shootout ... MSU Tee Club Most Improved Player Award.

Summer 2000: Michigan Women?s Amateur champion ... defeated coach Stacy Slobodnik in the quarterfinals en route to her title ... Michigan Open low amateur after shooting a 78-72-72=222.

1999-2000: Competed in all 13 tournaments, posting a 77.71 average that was third best on the team ... her season average is tied for ninth best in Spartan history ... finished in the top 20 eight times and in the top 10 twice ... best finish was a tie for eighth at the Waterlefe/USF Invitational (78-75-76=229) ... tied for 10th at the Lady Buckeye Fall Invitational with a score of 229 ... posted the team?s best finish at the TRW Regional Challenge with a 223, good for a tie for 15th ... MSU Tee Club Most Improved Player award.

Summer 1999: Co-medalist in qualifying for the Michigan State Amateur with a 74 ... won the Grand Rapids Women?s City Tournament.

1998-99: One of three Spartans to finish with a stroke average under 80, with a 79.70 ... played in all 33 rounds ... produced five top 20 finishes, including two in the top 10 ... best individual finish came in the first tournament of her collegiate career, a fourth-place finish at the Mary Fossum Invitational (three-round 227) ... shot her season-low of 73 in the final round of the Fossum ... finished the year strong, posting top-20 finishes in the final regular-season tournament (tied for 13th at the Lady Buckeye) and the Big Ten Championship (tied for 12th) ... was second among all Spartans in both the Buckeye and Big Tens ... MSU?s No. 3 finisher at the NCAA East Regional, where she fired a three-round 232.

High School: Earned all-state, all-conference and all-area honors each of her four years at Grandville HS ... was the team captain and team MVP all four years as well ... twice named Michigan?s Miss Golf ... averaged under 80 each of her four years, including a 73.4 average as a senior ... team compiled a 79-1 record in her four years, including 60-0 in the final three seasons ... finished first at the state championship as a junior and senior ... captured medalist honors at the Buick Junior Open, the Kalamazoo Invitational and the Traverse City Invitational ... finished 10th at the McDonald?s Besty Rawls Girls National Championship ... ranked No. 29 in national girls rankings by Golf Week.

Personal: Born Dec. 18, 1979, in Grand Rapids ... daughter of Larry and Judy Snider ... majors in family and community service.

SNIDER?S CAREER STATISTICS
Year	Rounds	Strokes	Avg.	18	36	54	Best Finish
1998-99	   33	2,630	79.70	73	161	227	4 - Fossum
1999-2000  38	2,953	77.71	72	154	223	T8 - Waterlefe
2000-01	   37	2,822	76.41	69	142	216	T1 - Bell Inv.
Totals  108	8,405	77.82