First-team all-state as chosen by the Florida sportswriters ... Athletic linebacker with a nice mix of size and speed ... Three-year starter at Florida HS in Tallahassee ... Accounted for more than 120 tackles in each of his junior and senior seasons, with numerous tackles for loss ... Also earned All-Big Bend Area and all-district honors his senior year ... Played for the winning North team in the Florida North-South All-Star Game ... Helped lead team to the state playoffs his junior and senior years ... Coached by Jarrod Hickman ... "Ronnie's work ethic will help him succeed in college. He loves the weight room," Hickman said. "He has a passion for the physical part of the game. He runs awfully well for a 230-pound linebacker. He's very intelligent and loves to watch film." ... Four-year member of the school's weightlifting team and won his weight class at two meets ... Advanced to the state weightlifting meet as a senior ... Team captain for both the football and weightlifting squads ... Honor-roll student ... Decided on Kentucky over South Carolina.
Born in Tallahassee, Fla. ... Son of Ron Sneed and Natalie Sneed ... Plans a major in business.Smith ... Plans a major in psychology.