Name: Scott Patterson
Sport: Cross-Country Skiing
Event(s): 4X7.5-kilometer Relay, 15-kilometer Freestyle, 50-kilometer Mass Start Classic, 4x10-kilometer Relay, 15km/15km Skiathlon
Height: 5-11
DOB: 1/28/1992
Birthplace: McCall, Idaho
Hometown: Anchorage, Alaska
High School: South Anchorage High School (Anchorage, Alaska) '10
College: University of Vermont '14, Mechanical Engineering and Math
Team/Club: Alaska Pacific University Nordic Center
Olympic Experience
  • Two-time Olympian (2018, 2022)
  • Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022, 11th (15km/15km skiathlon), 38th (15-kilometer classic), 9th (4x10-kilometer relay), 8th (50-kilometer mass start freestyle)
  • Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, 11th (50-kilometer mass start classic), 14th (4x10-kilometer relay), 18th (15km/15km skiathlon), 21st (15-kilometer freestyle)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2021 World Cup, 7th (4X7.5-kilometer relay)
  • 2019 World Cup, 9th (4X7.5-kilometer relay)
  • 2018 U.S. Championships, gold (15-kilometer freestyle)
  • 2017 SuperTour, gold (50-kilometer freestyle, 20-kilometer skiathlon)
  • 2015 FIS U23 World Championships, 13th (15-kilometer freestyle), 15th (skiathlon 15/15K), 39th (sprint classic)
  • 2014 FIS U23 World Championships, 18th (15-kilometer classic, skiathlon 15/15K)
Personal: Son of Margaret Hillhouse and Stephen Patterson...Has one sister, Caitlin, who is also on the cross-country team...Began cross-country skiing at a very early age...Hobbies include running, backcountry skiing, climbing and rafting....Works part time as a mechanical engineer in Anchorage, Alaska.