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University of Chicago Department of Athletics & Recreation
Alexander Scott
Alexander Scott
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Plover, Wis.
High School: Stevens Point Area
Position: Throws

Career Best Marks

Event

Time/Mark

Shot Put (Indoor)

16.57 meters*

Shot Put (Outdoor)

15.96 meters

Weight Throw (Indoor)

16.33 meters 

Hammer Throw (Outdoor)

50.18 meters

Discus (Outdoor)

47.96 meters

* = school record

 

 

2019:

  • NCAA qualifier in the indoor shot put
  • USTFCCCA All-Region in the indoor shot put
  • UAA Indoor Most Outstanding Field Performer
  • UAA Champion in the indoor weight throw and outdoor hammer throw
  • All-UAA in the indoor weight throw (1st), outdoor hammer throw (1st), indoor shot put (2nd), outdoor shot put (2nd) and outdoor discus (3rd)
  • Set a new school record in the indoor shot put (16.57 meters)
  • Posted the No. 2 mark in school history in the indoor weight throw (16.33 meters) and the No. 3 mark in the outdoor shot put (15.96 meters) and outdoor hammer throw (50.18 meters)
  • Recorded the top marks on the team in the indoor shot put (16.57 meters), indoor weight throw (16.33 meters), outdoor shot put (15.96 meters), outdoor hammer throw (50.18 meters) and outdoor discus (47.75 meters)
  • UAA Athlete of the Week (Jan. 28, Feb. 4)

2018:

  • UAA Champion in the indoor shot put
  • All-UAA in the indoor shot put (1st), outdoor shot put (2nd), outdoor hammer throw (2nd) and outdoor discus (2nd)
  • Posted the No. 2 mark in school history in the indoor shot put (15.70 meters), No. 2 in the indoor weight throw (16.24 meters), No. 2 in the outdoor discus (47.96 meters), No. 3 in the outdoor hammer throw (49.42 meters) and No. 4 in the outdoor shot put (15.36 meters)
  • UAA Athlete of the Week (Feb. 5)

2017:

  • UAA Rookie of the Year
  • UAA Champion in the indoor shot put (14.50 meters)
  • All-UAA in the indoor shot put (1st) and outdoor discus (2nd)
  • Posted the No. 4 mark in school history in the outdoor discus (45.94 meters) and No. 5 in the indoor shot put (14.55 meters)
  • Tallied the top mark on the team in the indoor shot put

Personal:

  • Major: Psychology
  • Participated in four years of track & field and three years of football in high school
  • As a senior, posted a top shot put of 55'-7.5" and top discus of 169'-3"
  • Six-time athletic letter winner
  • Three-time state championship qualifier in track and field
  • Track and field team captain
  • Four-time High Honors, AP Scholar, Student Council VP, Film Club P, Badminton Club VP, Spanish Club