(born 1 March 1969) is a former Australian rules footballer
who played with the Geelong Football Club
and North Melbourne
in the AFL
As part of John Devine
's recruiting drive that would yield good results in the future, Scott was recruited from Torquay
, Victoria.Starting as a goal sneak earlier in his career, he used his blistering pace to speed away from opponents to kick goals. As he matured and gained fitness, he was using sparingly in the midfield.
He once famously had a set shot after the siren to win the match for Geelong against Sydney Swans at Kardinia Park, but hit the post resulting in a 3 point loss.
At the end of 1994, Scott was traded from Geelong to North Melbourne
, with Geelong receiving Brad Sholl
He played in North Melbourne
's 1996 Premiership Victory, after having played in losing Grand Finals with Geelong
in 1989 and 1992.
Scott would experience Grand Final defeat in 1998 as North Melbourne
lost to the Adelaide Crows
In 1999, Scott would miss out on selection for the Kangaroos eventual Grand Final victory over Carlton
. According to Captain Wayne Carey
post-match, was "very unlucky to miss out".