Scott Musa
Scott Musa
Title: Assistant AD/Athletic Communications Director
Phone: 540.665.5417
Previous College: Notre Dame '92
Year at SU: 27th
Primary Sport Coverage: Football, Men's Basketball, Baseball, Volleyball, Men's and Women's Golf, Softball, Men's and Women's Tennis

Scott Musa is in his 27th year at Shenandoah and his 25th as the Hornets primary media contact.

A 1992 graduate of the University of Notre Dame, Musa came to SU to be an assistant men's lacrosse coach. After two years of coaching, former AD Dave Dutton named Musa the department's first full-time SID.

In 1999, he was promoted to assistant athletic director.

In this role, Musa is in charge of publicity for all of the Hornets 21 intercollegiate teams and the athletic web site.

He is a member of both the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) and the Virginia State Sports Information Directors Association (VaSID) and served as president of the latter organization from 2007-2011.

In the fall of 2008 through the summer of 2012, Musa took on the additional role of serving as the media relations contact for the Valley Baseball League. The Valley is a 12-team summer baseball league located within the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia playing under NCAA rules and funded in part by Major League Baseball.

With CoSIDA, Musa serves on the Google Cloud Academic All-America committee and is a former member of the the Site Selection committee. He is the past chair of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Sports Information Directors committee after serving for four years as the USA South Conference Sports Information Directors committee chairman. 

As Assistant AD, Musa served the NCAA as the chair of both the NCAA Division III Women's Lacrosse Committee and Division III South Atlantic Region Women's Lacrosse Committee. In this role, Musa assisted the NCAA in selecting the national championship field and had direct oversight of the national championship.

In September 2015, he began a four-year term on the NCAA Women's Lacrosse Rules Committee. In 2018, the committee was honored by the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) with its President's Cup award for its distinguished contribution to the sport of women's lacrosse.

On campus, Musa serves on the Student Retention and Programs Council and the Communications/Marketing Steering Committee.

Musa has been honored by the university three times for staff excellence. In 1999, he won the Wilkins Award while in 2002 he was one of three staff members to be recognized with a special award by the chairman of the Board of Trustees. In 2018, he was one of the first two recipients of the Wilkins Award 2.0. This award recognizes staff members that have previously earned the Wilkins Award.

In November, 2014, Musa was selected as an honorary member of the Omicron Delta Kappa national leadership honor society. 

His primary sport responsibility within communications includes baseball, men's basketball, football, men's and women's golf, softball, men's and women's tennis and volleyball.

Musa's wife, CK Calhoun, is the head women's basketball coach at St. Mary's College of Maryland.