2011-12 Season (Redshirt Freshman): Compiled a 4-9 record at 157 and 165 pounds ... was 1-5 in dual bouts ... registered two falls on the year ... was 2-2 at the Reno Tournament of Champions in mid-December ... finished 1-2 at the California Collegiate Open in early February.
2010-11 Season (Freshman): Did not compete ... redshirted his first season on The Farm.
High School: A 2010 graduate of Milton High School in Alpharetta, Ga. ... a four-year letterwinner, captained his team for two seasons ... team MVP as a junior and senior ... placed fourth in state as a sophomore, second as a junior and third as a senior ... tallied a career record of 166-20 and went 84-2 during his final two seasons ... holds his high school's record for most career technical falls (41) and most career takedowns (401).
Personal: Born in Philadelphia, Pa. ... son of Karl and Sheila Schneider ... has three older siblings - Karl (26), Brian (25) and Marisa (21) ... his sister Marisa is on the gymnastics team at Centenary College ... anticipating a major in Human Biology and being pre-med. ... contemplating a career as a surgeon ... hobbies include playing the violin and guitar and longboarding ... full name is Matthew T. Schneider.