Alexus Scott
    Alexus  Scott

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Greenbelt, Md.

    High School:
    Elanor Roosevelt HS

    Event:
    Throws

    Birthdate:
    11/18/1993

    Experience:
    SR


    02/05/2016

    Salukis tally four wins on day one of Don DeNoon Invitational

    Both the men's and women's teams sit in first place

    05/29/2015

    Josh Freeman qualifies for nationals in the shot put on Day Two of NCAA West Regional

    Freeman finished third overall at 19.60m (64-03.75), his second-best throw of the season.

    05/28/2015

    DeAnna Price qualifies for nationals in the hammer throw at Day One of NCAA West Regional

    In three outdoor seasons at SIU, Price has qualified for a trip to Eugene in the hammer each year.

    05/27/2015

    SIU looking to extend season for 19 Salukis at NCAA West Region Prelims

    In Austin this weekend, Southern will have 19 student-athletes compete in 26 events across the three-day preliminary championship.

    05/21/2015

    Salukis qualify 19 student-athletes to compete in 26 events at NCAA West Region Preliminary Round Championships

    This year's 19 regional qualifiers are the most since 2010, when Southern sent 27 in the first year of the current format.

    05/16/2015

    2015 MVC Outdoor Championships, Day One

    Photos from Day One of the MVC Outdoor Championships in Normal, Ill.; May 15, 2015

    03/29/2015

    2015 Bill Cornell Spring Classic

    2015 Bill Cornell Spring Classic at the Lew Hartzog Track and Field Complex, March 28, 2015.

    02/07/2015

    2015 SIU Invitational, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the 2015 SIU Invitational at the SIU Recreation Center, Feb. 7, 2015.

    12/08/2014

    2014 Saluki Fast Start

    Photos from the 2014 Saluki Fast Start, Dec. 6, 2014

    05/18/2014

    2014 MVC Outdoor Championships, Day Three

    Photos from the final day of the MVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Carbondale, Ill. 5.18.14

    TFRRS Bio

    2014-15
    Outdoor Regional Qualifier, Shot Put

    Scored team points in both the shot put and weight throw at the MVC Indoor Championships, finishing seventh in the shot and sixth in the weight...Finished second in the shot put at both the EIU Friday Night Special and the Saluki Fast Start Meet...Set a personal-best of 18.97m in the weight throw at the Saluki Fast Start Meet, finishing second...Tallied a second place finish in the weight throw at the EIU Friday Night Special...Finished fifth in the shot put at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a throw of 15.64m..Set a PR in the shot at the Big Blue Classic with a throw of 15.76m...Took second in the discus at the Bill Cornell Spring Classic...Competed in the shot put, hammer throw and discus at eight outdoor meets.


    2013-14
    Outdoor National Qualifier, Shot Put
    Honorable Mention All-American (Shot Put)
    All-MVC, Shot Put (Indoor)
    Seventh All-Time at SIU for Shot Put (Indoor)
    Sixth All-Time at SIU for Shot Put (Outdoor)
    Placed second at the MVC Indoor Championships with a 15.25m mark in shot put...Threw 18.89m in weight throw to place sixth at the MVC Indoor Championships...All-MVC, Shot Put (Indoor)...Placed 23rd in shot put at the NCAA Outdoor Championships...Finished in 11th place at the NCAA West Region Prelims...Earned Honorable Mention All-American recognition for shot put...Ranks seventh all-time at SIU for indoor shot put...Ranks sixth all-time at SIU for outdoor shot put...Earned first place in shot put at the Indiana Relays with a 15.62m throw...Competed in shot put and weight throw in nine indoor meets...Participated in three events (discus, hammer, shot put) in nine outdoor meets.

    2012-13

    Competed in the shot put and weight throw in seven meets indoors and the shot put, hammer throw and discus in seven meets outdoors...Posted three top-third finishes indoors and three top-third finishes outdoors...Scored in the shot put at the MVC Outdoor Championships (sixth place).

    High School
    Two-time indoor All-County and first team outdoor All-County in 2012...Set the school record in the discus and shot put her senior season...Ranked sixth in the country in indoor shot put in 2012...Ranked No. 1 in the shot put in the state of Maryland in 2011-12.

    Personal
    Born on Nov. 18, 1993, in Savannah Ga., to James Scott and Anita Holston...Her father is active duty in the military, and her mother is a teacher...Has two siblings, Aurieyall and Andrea...Aurieyall is currently a sprinter at the University of Central Florida...Majoring in criminal justice.

    Friday, Apr 29
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Edwardsville, Ill. All Day
    Friday, May 6
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Bloomington, Ind. All Day
    Saturday, May 7
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Bloomington, Ind. All Day
    Friday, May 13
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Terre Haute, Ind. All Day
    Sunday, May 15
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Terre Haute, Ind. All Day
    Thursday, May 26
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Lawrence, Kan. 4:30 PM
    Wednesday, June 8
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Eugene, Ore. 12:30 PM