Scott Forbes was a member of the first football team in 1990, after a 27 year absence of football at HSU. In just their third year of existence, the Cowboys qualified for the NAIA playoffs and advanced to the quarterfinals. In 1993 the Cowboys were conference champions and advanced to the NAIA semifinals. Forbes holds an impressive defensive career record as he finished his career first in quarterback sacks (24), second in tackles for loss (40), fifth in assisted tackles (111) and sixth in total tackles (249). Forbes was selected for All Conference and All-American Honorable Mention. After graduation, Forbes joined the Navy and became a member of the elite Navy SEALS, and he has had a highly successful career to date. He has received numerous decorations which include three Bronze Stars with valor.