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Sydney                             Scott
Class: Jr.
Hometown: Denver, Colo.
Height: 5-3
Sport: Women's Cross Country


At West Virginia in 2012
  • Took top honors in her first race as a Mountaineer by finishing the WVU Alumni Open with a 4k time of 15:09
  • Topped her 4k time with a 14:00.4 performance at the Toledo Inter-Regional Bubble Buster
  • Finished the NCAA Pre-Nationals Black Race with a 6k time of 24:03.2
  • Came in 26th at the Big 12 Championship with a 6k time of 21:42.6
  • Earned NCAA All-Mid Atlantic Region honors after finishing 24th with a season-best 6k time of 21:21
  • Member of Team USA for the World Junior Cross Country Championships, where she placed 38th with a 6k time 20:19
  • 2012 Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team
  • Attended the Denver School of Arts and ran under the guidance of John Gregorio at Denver South
  • Finished second and third in the 3200-meter and 1600-meter runs, respectively, at the 2011 and 2012 Colorado State High School Track and Field Championships
  • Came in first at the 2011 5k Colorado 4A Region 3 Championships
  • State Champion at the 4A Colorado State Cross Country Championships (5k)
  • Placed sixth with a time of 18:17.2 at the 2011 Footlocker Midwest Regional Championships
  • Qualified for the Footlocker National High School Cross Country Championships and finished 26th with a time of 18:17.2
  • Two-time winner of the Denver Public Schools League Meet in 2010 and 2011
  • Finished eighth at the 2010 Nike Cross National Southwest Regional Cross Country Championships
  • As a junior, placed second at the 2010 4A Colorado State Cross Country Championships (5k)
  • Placed 12th in the 1,600-meter and 19th in the 3,200-meter runs at the 2010 New Balance High School Nationals
  • Competed at the 2010 USATF Junior Olympic Track and Field Championships and placed second in the intermediate (15-16) 3,000-meter run and fourth in the 1,500-meter run
  • Daughter of Andy and Martha Scott and Cathy Scott
  • Has one sister
  • Birthday is July 21
  • Majoring in pre-music performance
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll

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