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Jarvis Scott

Full name: Jarvis Lavonne Scott (-Jones)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'9" (174 cm)
Weight: 117 lbs (53 kg)
Born: April 6, 1947 in Waco, Texas, United States
Affiliations: Los Angeles Mercurettes, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Jarvis Scott was a long sprinter, who ran for Cal State Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Mercurettes. She competed at the 1971 Pan American Games, placing eighth in the 400. Scott was AAU Outdoor 400 champion in 1968, AAU Indoor 440 yard champion in 1969 and 1971, and also won the AIAW title for 440 yards in 1975. She later became a college track coach at [Texas Tech University].

Personal Bests\: 220y – 23.8 (1975); 400 – 52.79 (1968); 800 – 2:04.5 (1968); JT – 144-0 (43.89) (1972).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Athletics Women's 400 metres United States USA 6

Women's 400 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A) L
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Final 6 52.7 52.79 4
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat Two 4 QU 53.2 53.22
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Round One Heat One 2 QU 53.5 53.53