Local product who will look to contribute on special teams and at the linebacker position.
2011: Was injured during the season and did not see any action as a member of the squad.
HIGH SCHOOL: Named a First team All-State 6A selection at linebacker by the Topeka Capital-Journal, Wichita Eagle and the Kansas Football Coaches Association as a senior... Also named a Top-11 player by the Topeka Capital-Journal and a First team All-Centennial League linebacker as a senior after earning second-team honors as a junior... Led the Manhattan Indians to a Centennial League title and a 10-1 finish in 2009... Was named the 2009 Flint Hills Player of the Year by the Manhattan Mercury and was named to the 2010 Kansas Shrine Bowl.
PERSONAL: William Tate Snyder was born November 19, 1991... Son of Sean and Wanda Snyder... Father, Sean, is Associate Head Coach/Special Teams Coordinator/Director of Football Operations... Grandson of head football coach Bill Snyder... Majoring in kinesiology.