Had career cut short after two major knee surgeries ... Spent two seasons with the Tigers ... Did not see any game action in an LSU uniform ... Redshirted as a true freshman in 2006 and then missed all of 2007 with a torn anterior cruciate ligament, which was sustained in fall camp ... Granted a medical scholarship in the spring of 2008, thus ending his college football career.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2007)
Missed all of 2007 after tearing ACL in knee during fall camp.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2006)
Redshirted as a true freshman in 2006.
Considered one of the top offensive line prospects in the state of Louisiana ... Transferred to West Monroe from Brother Martin High School in New Orleans prior to his senior season ... Helped led the Rebels to the Class 5A state championship in 2005 ... Named to the Tigerbait.com Louisiana Top 20, the Baton Rouge Advocate Second Dozen, and the New Orleans Times-Picayune Top 16 Blue-Chip list following his senior season ... Suffered a torn ACL at the end of his junior season ... Recovered to help lead the Brother Martin boy’s basketball team to the Class 5A state championship in March 2005 ... An honor student with a 4.0 GPA ... Coached by Don Shows.
Full name is Mark Joseph Snyder ... Born April 11, 1988, in Metairie ... Parents are George and Dawn Snyder ... Has one sister, Lauren.