LOCK HAVEN, Pa. – Clarion University’s Cassidy Snider, a Conneaut Area High School graduate, earned multiple All-Atlantic Region honors, being named to the Division 2 Conference Commissioner’s Association (D2CCA) First Team, as well as the AVCA First Team.
Snider is the fifth Golden Eagle to earn D2CCA All-Atlantic Region honors in the last four seasons (not including 2020), joining Julia Holden, Chrissy Cotton, Olivia Olson and Taylor Braunagel. She joins Holden as a First Team selection, with Holden earning the honor in 2019.
One of the dominant offensive performers in the Atlantic Region and the nation this year, Snider ranks 11th in NCAA Division II in kills with an average of 4.24 kills per set. The freshman was named the PSAC West Rookie of the Year and First Team All-PSAC West on Nov. 18, and since then helped lead the Golden Eagles to their first PSAC championship since 2010 as well as a bid in the NCAA Atlantic Regional. Her 462 total kills ranks fifth in the nation, and her 4.62 points per set average ranks 15th in NCAA Division II. Not just an offensive player, Snider ranks second on the Golden Eagles with 11 kill-dig double-doubles as well, as she averages 2.35 digs per set.