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Ciara Schnyder
Ciara  Schnyder

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Arcadia, CA

High School:
Temple City H.S.

Height:
5-4

Event:
C/3B

05/20/2015

58 UMES STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN MEAC ACADEMIC HONORS

30 females and 28 males recognized by the conference for their dedication inside the classroom

05/02/2015

SOFTBALL TUMBLES IN TWINBILL AT DELAWARE STATE

Lady Hornets take two from UMES

04/26/2015

LADY BEARS SPOIL UMES WITH LATE COMEBACK ON SENIOR DAY

Morgan State rallies to down Lady Hawks

04/25/2015

MORGAN STATE TAKES TWO FROM LADY HAWKS

Lady Bears rally in game one; UMES' comeback falls short in game two

04/19/2015

KING'S WALK-OFF PREVAILS LADY HAWKS OVER HAMPTON

UMES wins rubber match to take season-series over Lady Pirates

04/30/2015

2015 "The Harry's"

2015 "The Harry's" (Photo by Lloydlee Heite)

04/01/2015

UMES Softball v. Coppin State (04-01-15)

UMES Softball taking on Coppin State at Hawks Field (Photos by Lloydlee Heite)

09/11/2014

2014 UMES Street Sweep

Photos from 2014 UMES Street Sweep featuring student-athletes

05/14/2014

UMES Softball v. Delaware State University (05.03-05.04)

UMES Softball versus Delaware State University at Hawks Field (Photos by Lloydlee Heite)

04/18/2014

UMES Softball v. Hampton (04.18.14)

UMES Softball versus Hampton University at Lady Pirates Softball Stadium (Photos by Megan Raymond)

2015 (Sophomore): Played in 29 games with 23 starts ... led the team in hit-by-pitch (8) ... ranked third on the squad in runs scored (11), home runs (1), and walks (10) ... registered a hit and walk in her season debut against Drexel (March 13) ... posted a career-high three walks at North Carolina A&T (March 14) ... produced two walks and two runs scored at Savannah State (March 17) ... went 2-of-3 with two runs scored, a RBI, and walk versus Coppin State (March 31) ... hit a solo homer at Norfolk State (April 3) ... posted a hit and walk at Norfolk State (April 4) ... manufactured a double and RBI versus South Carolina State (April 16) ... recorded a double and RBI versus Hampton (April 18) ... tallied two runs scored against Hampton (April 19) ... posted two RBIs in game one versus Morgan State (April 25) ... went 3-of-3 with two doubles and run scored in game two against Morgan State (April 25) ... went 2-of-3 with a walk versus Morgan State (April 26) ... registered a hit and run scored at Delaware State (May 2) ... named to the 2015 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) All-Academic Team.

2014 (Freshman):
In only her first season, Schnyder started 38 out of 43 games ... defensively, she recorded a .936 fielding percentage with 43 putouts and a team-leading 88 assists ... offensively, Schnyder registered 20 hits, 11 walks, five runs scored, five RBIs, and three stolen bases ... tallied a season-high two stolen bases against UMBC (March 9) ... had season-highs in hits (2), doubles (2), and RBIs (2) in the home win over Howard University (March 22) ... posted a season-highs in runs scored (2) and walks (2) versus Norfolk State University (April 5).

High School/Club: A four-year lettermen in softball ... Two-Time First Team All-Rio Hondo League (2011 & 2012) ... In 2012, Ciara batted .367 with a .587 slugging percentage, .446 on-base percentage (OBP), and three home runs ... Varsity captain (2012) ... Led the team in batting average & top 10 in the Rio Hondo League (2012) ... Top 10 slugging percentage in the Rio Hondo League (2012) ... Offensive Player of the Year (2012) ... Won American Pastime Defensive Player of the Year twice (2011 & 2012) ... Rookie of the Year (2010) ... Made the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) playoffs twice (2010 & 2011) ... Team Captain of the American Pastime San Gabriel Valley (SGV) 18 & under Club in San Dimas, CA ... Made honor roll and scholar athlete (2012) ... Involved with Key Club, Interactive, Sudoku Club, Speech & Debate Club, Physics Club, and Women's Right Activist Club ... An assistant softball coach for the Temple City 10 & under softball team.

Personal: Nickname is CC ... Born August 26, 1995 in Montebello, CA ... Daughter of Allison and Christopher Schnyder ... Has one sister, Cymia ... Major is Environmental Science ... Pre-game routine/superstition is never crossing bats and touching white lines ... Plans to become a Coastal/Marine Environmental Project Manager after graduation ... Best advice/favorite saying received is, "If you ever feel like giving up, just remember there might just be a little girl watching that wants to be just like you. Don't let her down." ... Hobbies outside of sports are basketball, dancing, poetry, drawing, skating, and singing ... Favorite Book/Author is Oh, The Places You'll Go by Dr. Seuss ... Favorite Movies are Love & Basketball and Stick It ... Personal best sports moment is her first career at-bat in high school where she hit a home run on the first pitch ... Most influential person is her father because of his continuous support ... Personal best non-athletic accomplishments are earning a perfect score on both US History and Psychology finals (2012) ... Personal athletic goals for the season are hitting the ball opposite field, throwing a minimum 75% base-runners out caught stealing, and finishing with a batting average over .350 ... Personal athletic goals before graduation are hitting for the cycle, Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Player of the Year, leading the team in Runs-Batted In (RBIs), batting average, and fielding percentage, and winning the MEAC Championship ... Ciara loves the clutch situations and she will doing anything to help the team win any way possible.

SCHNYDER'S CAREER STATISTICS
Year AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SLG% BB TB OB% SB-ATT FLD%
2014 .238 43-38 84 5 20 3 0 0 5 .274 11 23 .373 3-4 .936
2015 .375 29-23 56 11 21 4 0 1 6 .500 10 28 .527 1-2 .920
TOTAL .293 72-61 140 16 41 7 0 1 11 .364 21 51 .438 4-6 .929

Career Highs
At-bat: 4 (5x, last: @ North Carolina A&T, Mar. 15, 2015)
Hits: 3 (vs. Morgan State, Apr. 25, 2015)
RBIs: 2 (2x, last: vs. Morgan State, Apr. 25, 2015)
Doubles: 2 (2x, last: vs. Morgan State, Apr. 25, 2015)
Runs Scored: 2 (4x, last: vs. Hampton, Apr. 19, 2015)
Walks: 3 (@ North Carolina A&T, Mar. 14, 2015)
Stolen Bases: 2 (vs. UMBC, Mar. 9, 2014)