Dr Alex Scott MBE
Alex Scott MBE enjoyed a successful career in women’s football, nationally and internationally, during which time she trained regularly at the University of Hertfordshire Sports Village. She retired from the game in 2017 as the second most capped England player, with 140 appearances, including at the London Olympics in 2012. She is now a broadcaster and presenter for BBC Sport, BT Sport and Sky Sports, most recently fronting the BBC’s Tokyo Olympics coverage. She co-founded The Alex Scott Academy, which offers football training and academic qualifications for female footballers aged 16 to 19. She received an honorary Doctor of Science in recognition of her contribution to sport.