Lefthanded quarterback with great arm strength and accuracy … Has the ability to make quick decisions, with good intelligence on the field … Also a relief pitcher on the UMass baseball team … Has played in 12 career games.
2002: A backup quarterback for the Minutemen … Also served as the holder on field goals and extra points … Played in all 12 games on the season, seeing action at quarterback in five games … Connected on two of five passing attempts on the season, for 27 yards … Completed both of his pass attempts for 27 yards against Central Connecticut.
2001: Redshirted … Selected to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll during the fall semester.
UMass Baseball: One of the top pitchers for the Minutemen in 2002 and 2003 … Owns a career mark of 4-4 with eight saves, 67 strikeouts and a 5.34 earned run average … Earned first team All-Atlantic 10 honors in 2003 … Had a 2-2 record in 2003 with seven saves, 27 strikeouts and a 3.70 earned run average in 18 relief appearances … Posted 2-2 record in 2002 with one save, 40 strikeouts and a 6.44 earned run average in 15 appearances (five starts) … Tied for the all-time UMass record in both career and single season saves.
Before UMass: Played for coach Shaun Bell at Granite Hills High School in Apple Valley, Calif. … Completed 95 of 175 passes for 1,016 yards and seven touchdowns during senior season, while also rushing for four scores … Over the course of high school career, completed 169 of 323 passes for 1,737 yards and 13 touchdowns … Two-time team captain, and two-time team Offensive MVP … Named honorable mention All-Desert Sky League … Also pitched on the baseball team at Granite Hills, where he was a two-time team captain … Went 7-3 with 1.80 earned run average and 155 strikeouts in 86 innings pitched … Earned All-Desert Sky League honors in baseball as a senior … Named the Citrus Belt League Athlete of the Year as a senior.
Personal: Full name is Scott Lee Ratliff … Son of Jan and Susan Ratliff … Born June 20, 1983, in Santa Barbara, Calif. … Father played football and baseball at the University of Michigan … Sister, Alison, played lacrosse at UC-Santa Barbara … Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences.
Ratliff’s Passing Statistics
Ratliff’s Rushing Statistics
Ratliff’s Career Highs
Passing Attempts 2 two times, last vs. Villanova, 10/19/02 Passing Completions 2 vs. Central Connecticut State, 9/7/02 Passing Yards 27 vs. Central Connecticut State, 9/7/02 Longest Pass 14 vs. Central Connecticut State, 9/7/02 Rushing Yards -1 vs. Central Connecticut State, 9/7/02 Rushing Attempts 2 at North Carolina State, 9/28/02 Longest Run -1 vs. Central Connecticut State, 9/7/02 Total Offense 26 vs. Central Connecticut State, 9/7/02