JUNIOR (2007): Did not compete for the Falcons.
SOPHOMORE (2006): Competed in five meets for the Falcons, including the NCAA Regional championships...finished 54th at the regional meet with a time of 32:51...was the top Air Force finisher at the Fort Hays Invitational (ninth, 26:18)...named Mountain West Conference Runner of the Week following that meet...placed 11th at the Utah Fall Festival with a time of 26:10...clocked a time of 26:52 (173rd) at the Roy Griak Invitational...opened the season with a 23rd-place finish (23:18) at the 4.25-mile Wyoming Invitational.
FRESHMAN (2005): Competed in five meets for Air Force...picked up a top-10 finish at the Air Force Open, clocking a time of 27:49...finished within the top half of the field at every 8K meet...recorded a season-best time of 26:33 at the Fort Hays Invitational...also clocked times of 27:15 (Woody Greeno Invitational) and 28:28 (Rocky Mountain Shootout)...opened the season with a 4.1-mile time of 24:20 at the Wyoming Invitational.
HIGH SCHOOL: Saint Mary's High School...finished seventh at the California Division III state meet as a senior...placed 10th at the state Division IV championships as a junior...school record holder in the mile and two mile for both the junior varsity and varsity teams...two-time Cal-10 age division 10-mile champion...recorded personal-best time of 4:24 in the mile and 9:26 in the two-mile...member of the National Honor Society.
PERSONAL: Full name is Scott Matthew Balcao...nickname is Scottie...born June 8, 1986...son of Drake and Judith Balcao...has one younger sister, Crassia (20)...majoring in basic science...future plans include working in the space and missiles field...served as flight commander...attended the Academy's Prep School...hobbies include running, biology and astronomy...member of the Air Force track and field team...member of Cadet Squadron 02.