2013: Academic All-Big Ten...Played in all 21 games with 12 starts...key reserve coming off the bench with nearly 1,500 minutes played...Consistently halted opponents attacks while setting up Northwestern offense with accurate free kick placements and handling while bringing the ball up...Tallied two assists on the year for four points...registered four shots with two being on goals...Registered an assist against Northern Illinois (10/9)... Tallied an assist against St. Mary's (9/20)
2012: Started all 23 games, playing 2,175 minutes ... Helped NU defense shut out 10 opponents ... NIU adidas Invite All-Tournament Team ... Assisted on the game-winning goal in NU's 1-0 upset of Marquette in the second round of the NCAA Tournament (11/18) ... Key contributor to NU's second Big Ten regular-season title in as many years ... Academic All-Big Ten.
2011: Appeared in 16 matches, starting seven ... Helped NU win its first Big Ten regular-season and tournament titles in school history ... Finished the season with a goal and two assists ... Assisted on the lone goal in NU's 1-1 comeback tie against Michigan State (9/24) ... Both shots on the season were on goal. Academic All-Big Ten.
2010: Appeared in 15 matches, starting 14 ... Notched first collegiate assist at Saint Mary's (Calif.) (9/5) ... Sent a cross that resulted in an own goal vs. Cleveland State (9/10) ... Assisted on NU's goal in a 1-1 tie with Penn State (10/17).
High School: Three-year varsity letterwinner ... Team captain as a senior ... Two-time all-conference, all-sectional and all-area ... Led team to best record in school history (19-4-1) and best record over two-year span (37-8-2) ... Led team to two regional championships ... Helped lead defense to 30 shutouts over his career ... Teammate of fellow NU signee Connor Holloway. Club/ODP: Member of Chicago Fire Academy ... Previously a member of Chicago Magic Academy ... Team finished third at 2009 Academy Nationals ... Five-year member of Chicago Wind Soccer Club which twice won the state championship.
Personal: Born Scott Charles Lakin ... Parents Nanci and Richard Lakin... Chose Northwestern over Dartmouth, Brown and Wisconsin... Attended Northwestern University College Soccer Training Center and One Day Prep Camp ... Majoring in economics with a minor in business institutions.