|Major:||Political Science and Studio Art|
2016: CAC All-Academic Team ... Team captain ... Scored in all eight meets, mainly as No. 3 finisher ... Crossed the finish line first at Stevenson's Shannon Henretty Invitational (Sept. 10) with a career-best finish of 15th ... Personal record of 28:18 at Hood Open (Oct. 15).
2015: CAC All-Academic Team ... Saw action in all eight meets ... Was the No. 5 finisher five times ... Season-best finish of 27th at York's Coach Achtzehn Classic (Sept. 12) ... Season-best time of 28:50 at CAC Championships (Oct. 31).
2014: Competed in all seven meets in 2014... Season-best time of 28:42.2 at CAC Championships (Nov. 1) ... Season-best finish of 44th at Seahawks Invitational.
Atholton HS: 2014 graduate ... Two-sport athlete (cross country, track & field) ... Ran XC and track for Christopher Clark ... Honor Roll ... Honors and GT classes ... Vice President, Mock Trial ... Mock Trail Organization Award ... PTSA Believe Dream and Inspire Contest Award ... Treasurer, Current Events Club ... Key Club ... Personal Bests: 18:50 (5K), 2:08 (800m), 4:49 (1600m).
Personal: Scott David Zimmerman ... Dean's List (Fall '14, '15, '16; Spring '15, '16, '17) ... 2016 St. Mary's Scholar ... SMCM 3.0 Club (2014-17) ... Publicist (2016-17), Omicron Delta Kappa (leadership) ... Chi Alpha Sigma (college athlete) ... Thomas Penfield Jackson Award for Civic Responsibility and Democratic Citizenship (2016-17) ... Member, Maryland student legislature ... Managing Editor (2016-17) and Editor-in-Chief (2017-18), The Point News ... Teaching assistant, Photography ... Photographer, Office of Student Activities ... Club soccer ... Born April 2, 1996 in Baltimore ... Son of Wayne and Carol Zimmerman ... Has two older sisters, Rachel and Nicole ... Sister, Nicole, is a 2014 St. Mary's graduate.
Why St. Mary's?: My sister studied in a similar program at St. Mary's and had great results. Also, my neighbor runs at St. Mary's and loves the program.
Future Aspirations: To become a government oversight non-profit lawyer, advocate, or journalist.
Best SMCM Sports Moments: Passing people at CACs with Matt Flyr ... Long runs with the team at Calvert Cliffs.