So far Scott has run at the St. Olaf High School Showcase and the Hopkins Bauman/Rovn Invitational where he has come away with two wins, a new course record at St. Olaf, and a new personal best 5K time.
Sam Scott 2023 Results
|Meet||Time||Place||Speed Rating||All-Time Meet Rank||All-Time Course Rank|
|St. Olaf HS Showcase||15:16.50||1st||191||#2||#2|
Scott has dominated thus far this season winning St. Olaf by 16 seconds and Hopkins by 14 seconds with Chaska's Nolan Sutter finishing runner-up at both meets.
His time of 15:16.50 is the fastest August meet time by a Minnesota boy in our database and his time of 15:03.09 is the 15th fastest Minnesota boys 5K time of all-time (all-performances) and the 6th fastest on Minnesota soil.
All-Time Minnesota Boys 5K Times (All-Performances)
All-Time MN Soil Boys 5K Times
|1||Noah Breker||Bauman/Rovn (2022)||14:57.20|
|2||Obsa Ali||Lakeville AppleJack (2013)||14:57.50|
|3||Hassan Mead||Faribault Invite (2006)||14:58.70|
|4||Elliott Heath||Faribault Invite (2006)||14:58.90|
|5||Jakub Zivec||Swain Meet (2008)||15:01.30|
|6||Sam Scott||Bauman/Rovn (2023)||15:03.09|
|7||Rob Finnerty||Lakeville AppleJack (2007)||15:06.60|
|8||Emmett Gerres||Minnesota River Conference (2022)||15:07.30|
|9||Sam Scott||Section 6AAA Championships (2022)||15:08.69|
|10||Elliott Heath||Ev Berg (2006)||15:09.00|
Scott is off to a historic start to his season and is very close to making more history by running a sub 15-minute 5K, maybe becoming just the third boys Roy Griak 2x champion, inching his way towards the state record, and so much more.