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Scott Fortune

Full name: Scott Thomas Fortune
Gender: Male
Height: 6-5.5 (198 cm)
Weight: 196 lbs (89 kg)
Born: January 23, 1966 in Newport Beach, California, United States
Affiliations: Stanford Cardinal, Stanford (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Volleyball

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Bronze (2 Total)

Biography

Scott Fortune played both volleyball and basketball at Laguna Beach High School, but played only volleyball at Stanford. He helped Stanford make the NCAA Final Four in 1989, his senior year, and was named All-American in 1987 and 1989. Fortune played for the US at the 1988, 1992, and 1996, winning a gold medal in 1988, and a bronze in 1992. In 1991 he was named USOC Male Volleyball Athlete of the Year.

After college Fortune received an MBA from the University of San Diego, but also played professionally in Greece and Italy. He also played for seven seasons on the Bud Lite 4-Man Pro Beach Tour. Fortune, aptly for his name, went into financial investments. He worked for Duncan-Hurst Capital Management for several years, and then became a portfolio manager and research analyst for Magee Thomson Investment Partners. He has also been a consultant to USA Volleyball from a finance perspective, to help grow the sport in the United States.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Volleyball Men's Volleyball United States USA 1 Gold
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Volleyball Men's Volleyball United States USA 3 Bronze
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Volleyball Men's Volleyball United States USA 9T

Men's Volleyball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW IP SO
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 1988-10-02 USA 3, URS 1 3 2
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Group B Match #2 1 1988-09-17 USA 3, JPN 0 3 2
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Group B Match #4 1 1988-09-19 USA 3, NED 1 3 0
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Group B Match #7 1 1988-09-22 USA 3, ARG 2 3 4
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Group B Match #10 1 1988-09-24 USA 3, FRA 0 3 0
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Group B Match #14 1 1988-09-26 USA 3, TUN 0 3 5
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Final Round Match 3/4 1 1992-08-09 USA 3, CUB 1 3
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 2 1992-08-07 BRA 3, USA 1 1
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #2 1 1992-08-05 USA 3, EUN 1 3
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #1 2 1992-07-26 JPN 3, USA 1 1
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #4 1 1992-07-28 USA 3, CAN 2 3
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #9 1 1992-07-30 USA 3, ESP 2 3
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #12 1 1992-08-01 USA 3, FRA 0 3
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #15 1 1992-08-03 USA 3, ITA 1 3
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #9 2 1996-07-25 CUB 3, USA 2 2 2 3
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #12 2 1996-07-27 BRA 3, USA 0 0 2 2
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