Men's Outdoor Track

Leighton Scott


Ruston, La.

High School:
Ruston HS

Sprints, Hurdles


Leighton Scott

2008: Earned All-WAC honors for the indoor season... Finished sixth in the 60m in the WAC championships with a time of 7.01 seconds...Ran a personal best of 6.93 in the 60 in the prelims of the WAC indoor championships...Finished fifth in the 60 hurdles in the WAC indoor championships with a time of 8.21 seconds...Top time in the 100 during the outdoor season came in the WAC championships at 10.89 seconds...Finished sixth in the WAC outdoor championships in the 110m hurdles with a time of 14.74 seconds...

2007:Top 60m time for the indoor season came in the Bayou Bengal Invitational at LSU with a time of 7.05...Also earned his top 60m hurdles time for the indoor season at the Bayou Bengal Invitational at 8.33 seconds...Top 100m time in the outdoor season was 11.03 in the ULM Warhawk classic...Top 110m hurdles time came in the WAC championships at 15.15 seconds...

2006: Ran 8.43 in the 60-meter hurdles Feb. 10, 2006, at the Tyson Invitational ... Finished with a personal best 8.29 in the 60-meter hurdles for a fifth place finish at the Bayou Bengal Invitational Jan. 27, 2006 ... Ran 8.40 in the 60-meter hurdles at the Razorback Invitational Jan. 21, 2006

High School: Lettered four years under Dave Anderson for the Ruston High School Bearcats... made all district from sophomore season on... named all region as a junior and senior... earned academic all-state honors... named to National Honor Society and Who's Who Among American High School Students... helped lead the Bearcats to district titles all four years...Also lettered in football for four years.

Getting Acquainted: Son of Bruce Scott and Belinda Williams... has one brother, Bruce... has one sister, Emarea... majoring in electrical engineering... born Oct. 12, 1987