Scott, The Scott Family

Jul 22, 2021

FREDDIE L. SCOTT coached football, basketball and tennis for 25 years in Sweetwater and is credited with talking the UIL into having team tennis as a fall sport. Both father and son are in the Texas Tennis Coaches Association Hall of Fame. 
FRED (DERF) W. SCOTT won a tennis state doubles title as a senior at Sweetwater. He played tennis at Eastern Kentucky, Amarillo College and Hardin-Simmons. He then coached tennis at Mason, New Braunfels, Sweetwater, North Texas State, Plainview and Abilene High. He was 247-47 at Abilene High, won 10 district team championships and won the 1999 5A state team tennis championship.