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Sierra Scoggin
Sierra  Scoggin


Reston, Va.

High School:
South Lakes



Machine Aquatics


Swimming & Diving Hosts Villanova for Senior Day Saturday

Nittany Lions to honor 15 seniors


Lions Open Summer Slate at Pan American Games

Nittany Lions competing internationally and nationally this summer


School Record 65 Student-Athletes Earn Winter Academic All-Big Ten Accolades

Nittany Lions with 149 Academic All-Conference Honorees So Far in 2013-14


Women's Swimming and Diving Close Out Ohio State Invitational

Vanderweele claims second title of weekend with career best time in 200 backstroke


Women's Swimming and Diving Fares Well at Ohio State

Vanderweele claims second with career best time in 500 free

Event Time Date Site/Opponent
50 Free 25.59 1/26/13 Navy Dual
100 Back 55.26 2/21/14 Big Ten Championships
200 Back 2:00.59 12/7/14 Georgia Fall Invite
100 Fly 1:01.52 10/31/14 Villanova Dual
200 IM 2:06.35 2/19/15 Big Ten Championships

2014-15 (Junior Year)
Swam in seven meets, including the Big Ten Championships … Primarily saw action in the 100 and 200 backstrokes and the 200 IM, competing in all three at the B1G meet … Set personal bests in the 100 back (55.26) and 200 IM (2:06.35) at the Big Ten Championships (2/19-21) … Posted career best time of 2:00.59 in the 200 back at the Georgia Fall Invitational (12/7).

2013-14 (Sophomore Year)
Saw time in three events as well as the Big Ten Championships ... Touched the wall in a career-best time of 55.26 in the 100-yard backstroke at the Big Ten Championships (2/21) ... Notched a personal-best mark of 2:01.29 in the 200 backstroke at the conference championships ... Swam to a 2:06.62 in the 200 IM at the Big Ten Championships (2/20), a personal-best time.

2012-2013 (Freshman Year)
Competed in five meets during the season ... Posted personal-best times in the 100 back (57.13), 200 back (2:03.15) and 200 IM (2:09.34) at the Ohio State Invite (2/9-10) ... Turned in a personal-best 50 free time of 25.59 in a dual meet with Navy (1/26) ... Placed third in the 200 back, fourth in the 200 IM and fifth in the 100 back at the Ohio State Invite.

High School
Lettered all four years at South Lakes High School for head coach Scott Brown ... Selected as team captain during her senior season ... Earned All-Liberty District accolades in the 100 backstroke and 200 IM as a senior ... Captured the 100 backstroke and 200 IM titles at the district meet ... Swam for Machine Aquatics Swim Club ... Also lettered in cross country and track & field.

Full name is Sierra Wright Scoggin ... Born in Reston, Virginia on March 24, 1994 ... Parents are Sam and Suzanne Scoggin ... Has one brother, Shane ... Father swam at Penn State from 1980-84 ... Mother swam at Denison University ... Uncle, Matt Scoggin, and aunt, Rebecca Scoggin, were both divers at the University of Texas at Austin.


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