Veronica Scott
Veronica  Scott

Plymouth, N.H.

High School:
St. George's School

Last College:
Phillips Exeter Academy




On Scott: Showed promise in the sprints as a freshman ... Top events were the 400 meter hurdles outdoors and the 500 meters indoors ... Was also a BIG EAST scorer in the javelin and has potential in the multi events ... Will continue to gain experience during the coming year and will be a contributor to the team during meets.

2014 Outdoor: Scored team points at the BIG EAST Championships in both the 400 meter hurdles and the javelin ... Earned All-BIG EAST honors in the javelin with a third place finish and was part of a 1-2-3-4-6 finish for Villanova in the event ... Registered a throw of 36.60 meters in the javelin ... Established a new personal best time in the 400 meter hurdles with a mark of 1:04.23 in the preliminary heats at the conference meet ... Finished third in her heat and fifth overall in the preliminaries to advance to the final ... Came in seventh in the final with a time of 1:07.22 ... Prior to the BIG EAST meet had run four faces in the 400 meter hurdles ... Runner-up in the event at the Delaware Open, where her time of 1:04.26 was a previous personal best ... Also came in second at the season-opening Philadelphia College Classic (1:04.79) and placed 13th at both the Colonial Relays (1:04.59) and the Larry Ellis Invitational (1:05.23) ... Ran the third leg of the sprint medley relay (400 meters) at the Colonial Relays and helped Villanova finish second in the relay with a time of 4:03.14.

2014 Indoor: Raced seven times in the 500 meters and also was a part of the Wildcats 4x400 meter relay ... Posted a personal best time of 1:17.10 in the preliminaries of the 500 meters at the BIG EAST Championships ... Stood in ninth place overall after the preliminary heats at the conference meet and was also ninth in the final with a time of 1:19.63 ... Made her collegiate debut at the Jack Pyrah Invitational and registered a runner-up finish in the 500 meters (1:18.95) while also running the third leg of the 4x400 relay which finished third with a time of 4:06.68 ... Came in sixth in the 500 meters at the Great Dane Classic (1:18.49) and placed 15th in the Unseeded section at the Penn State National (1:18.68) ... At the Gotham Cup finished 12th in the 500 meters (1:18.31) and anchored the 4x400 relay to a fifth place finish in 3:59.28 ... Competed in the College sections of the 500 meters and the 4x400 relay at the Armory Collegiate Invitational, finishing 26th in the 500 meters (1:17.67) and anchoring the Wildcats to a 16th place finish in the relay (3:52.31).

Phillips Exeter Academy: Member of the varsity track & field team as well as the varsity field hockey squad ... School record holder in the 400 meters and a member of the school hall of fame in six events (200 meters, 300 meter hurdles, 400 meters, 600 meters, 800 meters and javelin) ... Team won the NEPSTA Division I championship in 2013 ... As a field hockey player was named to the Harrow Sports All-Northern New England Team ... Named a 2012 Gladiator by SGI ... Selected for the NFHCA High School National Academic Squad.

St. George's School: Played four years of varsity field hockey, three years of varsity basketball and was a two-year member of the varsity track & field team ... Two-year team captain in field hockey and was a one-year captain in basketball ... In track & field was an All-New England and all-county performer in the 400 meters her junior and senior year, as well as in the 4x400 meter relay as a junior ... During her junior and senior years the team was the NEPSTA Division III champions as well as the Newport County champions ... Recipient of the Coaches' Cup as a senior ... Earned All-ISL honorable mention honors as a junior ... School record holder and NEPSTA Division III meet record holder in the 4x400 meter relay ... In field hockey received All-America honors as a senior ... Two-time first team All-ISL selection after previously being an honorable mention all-league pick ... Named the team MVP as a senior ... Named to the Providence Journal All-State Independent Stars' team as a junior and a senior ... Achieved Honor Roll status academically as a sophomore and a junior, and was named to the Headmaster's List as a senior ... Graduated with distinction ... Member of the National Chinese Honor Society.

Personal: Born 4/22/94 ... One of seven children of Ward and Patrice Scott ... Siblings are Rebecca, Carl-Werner, Millicent, Helena, Alexander and Ward ... Graduated from St. George's School and completed a year of post-graduate work at Exeter Academy ... Enrolled in the Villanova School of Business and has yet to declare a major.


100 Meter Hurdles             17.1                High School
200 Meters                    26.5                High School
400 Meters                    57.94               High School
400 Meter Hurdles             1:02.96             2015 Colonial Relays
500 Meters                    1:15.60             2015 BIG EAST Championships
800 Meters                    2:18.89             High School
1000 Meters                   3:06.58             2014 Jack Pyrah Invitational
Shot Put                      9.82 Meters         High School
Javelin                       36.60 Meters        2014 BIG EAST Championships

CAREER AWARDS (Outdoor Track)

All-BIG EAST                                      2014 (Javelin)


BIG EAST All-Academic Team                        2013-14


Javelin                       3rd                 2014 Outdoor
500 Meters 6th 2015 Indoor 400 Meter Hurdles 7th 2014 Outdoor
4x400 Meter Relay 7th 2015 Indoor

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