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Sierra Scoggin
Sierra Scoggin

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Reston, Va.

High School:
South Lakes

Event:
Back

Birthdate:
03/24/1994

Club:
Machine Aquatics


04/23/2014

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

02/10/2013

Women's Swimming and Diving Close Out Ohio State Invitational

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

02/09/2013

Women's Swimming and Diving Fares Well at Ohio State

Vanderweele claims second with career best time in 500 free

10/18/2012

Nittany Lion Swimmers Open Season at West Virginia

Hargis enters fifth season at helm as swimmers take to the pool for first time in 2012

CAREER BESTS

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 2:01.29 2/22/14 Big Ten Championships
200 IM 2:06.62 2/20/14 Big Ten Championships

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.

Prep
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.

Personal
Full name is Sierra Wright Scoggin ... Born in Reston, Va. on March 24, 1994 ... Daughter of 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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