Scott is a 1982 graduate of Jefferson. He was a 3 year letter winner for the swim team and was a member of the 1980 State Championship Team and 2 time runner-up member in 1981 and 1982. As a sophomore, Scott won the 200 (state record) and 500 yard free style and was a member of the 1st place 400 yard freestyle relay team at the state meet. As a junior, he was a member of the 1st place 200 yard medley relay team and 4th place 400 yard medley relay team at the state meet. As a senior, he won the 100 and 200 yard (both state records) freestyle was a member of the 1st place 400 yard freestyle at the state meet. In addition to being named both All –Conference and All-State multiple years, he was selected Outstanding Male Swimmer of the Year as a sophomore. He was a captain as a senior and he currently holds school records in both the 100 and 200 yard freestyle. After high school, Scott swam collegiately at the University of Minnesota and currently resides in Eden Prairie with his wife and children.