NEW MEXICO:Third-year runner who will look to continue his improvement while training with the Lobos' elite distance crew...has a redshirt remaining outdoors.
2008-09: (outdoor) Raced 4 times in 3 meets...Academic All-MWC...(indoor) Ran a 3,000 in his lone meet appearance...(cross country) Ran in the first 2 meets of the year...No. 3 (39th overall) for the Lobo B team at NMSU.
2007-08: (outdoor) Raced 3 times...5th in the 3,000m at UTEP...(indoor) Redshirt season...(cross country) Redshirt season.
HIGH SCHOOL:A 2007 graduate of Albuquerque Cibola High School...2-year letterman on the track for head coach Kenny Henry...clocked PRs of 2:06 in the 800, 4:37 in the 1,600 and 10:04 in the 3,200...graduated in the top 10% of his class.
PERSONAL:Born in Colorado Springs, Colo...full name is Connor Thomas Schneider...son of Mark and Kathy Schneider...has a brother, Ryan, and sister, Courtney...an accomplished artist whose work was featured in the Youth Art Metro Show while in high school...major is undeclared.