#50 Brandon Snyder
Position: Linebacker
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 220
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Newark, Del.
High School: Tatnall School
Major: Civil Engineering
Experience: 1 Letter

Third-year member of the squad as an outside linebacker • walk-on • sophomore who will once again be expected to contribute on special teams • projected as No. 3 outside linebacker (Will) behind All-CAA standout Pat Callaway and redshirt freshman Jalen Kindle entering pre-season • had one tackle in Blue-White Spring Game • Delaware native who has played in nine career games for Blue Hens.

Earned first varsity letter as a special teams player and backup outside linebacker • saw action in nine games as one of team's top special teams players • did not see action in first three games • recorded first career tackle with solo stop vs. Wagner • selected by coaching staff to carry out the Delaware state flag in game vs. Rhode Island • posted nine tackles in Blue-White Spring Game.

Did not see game action and retained freshman eligibility • played linebacker on Blue Hen scout team • named to Colonial Athletic Association Academic Honor Roll.

Three-sport standout at the Tatnall School where he starred in football, basketball, and baseball • served as captain for all three teams and earned 12 letters • four-year starter at linebacker and offensive tackle at Tatnall for head coach and former Delaware tight end Jody Russell • led teams to 6-4 records in 2008 and 2010 • earned first team All-Independent Conference honors as a junior and senior • set a school record with 151 tackles as a senior • forced 18 fumbles during his career • played in Blue-Gold High School All-Star Game at Delaware Stadium in June • three-year letterwinner in basketball for head coach and former Delaware standout Anthony Wright • played center and power forward and led team to three-year mark of 39-26 • led team to state semifinals in 2010 • four-year letterwinner in baseball as a right-fielder • led team to record of 42-12 over final three seasons • earned first team All-Independent honors three times • played in Blue-Gold All-Star Game at Delaware Stadium • led team to two conference championships and three state playoff appearances • honor roll student.

Brandon James Snyder • born June 19, 1994 • son of Ken and Cathy Snyder • only child • civil engineering major at Delaware • enjoys fishing and playing basketball in his spare time • has been a volunteer with Tri-State Bird Rescue • mother is a graduate of nearby Goldey-Beacom College.


Year G/S Tackles (Solo)
2013 9/0 1 (1) 0/0
TOTALS 9/0 1 (1)


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