Scott was the head baseball coach at Streetsboro High School from 1985 to 1991 and at Mogadore High School from 2005 to 2006. He was even the head football coach at Mogadore from 1992 to 2003 where they were state champions twice. He was head football coach at Streetsboro as well from 1996 to 2002.
Scott graduated from Mogadore HS in 1977 and the University of Akron in 1983. He is a member of the Mogadore HS Athletic Hall of Fame and the University of Akron Hall of Fame. At Mogadore, he was 1st team all-league as a catcher for 4 years and team captain for 3 years. At the University of Akron, he captained the team in 1982 where he went on to achieve OVC all-team honors. Scott also was selected for Honorable Mention All-American honors as well.
Scott played summer baseball in the Akron AA league from 1977 to around 1989 and played in a number of All-Star games. As a baseball coach, he was selected PCL Coach of the Year in 1989 and 1990 when he was with Streetsboro High School.
He currently lives in Mogadore with his wife Shelley and has four adult children.