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Student Athlete Advisory Council

 

Mission Statement

SAAC is a committee made up of student-athlete representatives assembled to provide insight on the student-athlete experience and to offer input on the rules, regulations, and policies that affect student-athletes’ lives on campus. The campus student-athlete advisory committee is an excellent vehicle to enhance the total student-athlete experience by promoting opportunity, communication and to foster a positive student-athlete image. 

Purpose

  • To promote communication between athletics administration and student-athletes.
  • To disseminate information to their team
  • To provide feedback and insight into athletics department issues.
  • To generate a student-athlete voice within the campus athletics department formulation of policies.
  • To serve on the Social Responsibility Policy Judicial Board when necessary.
  • To build a sense of community with the athletics program involving all athletics teams.
  • To solicit student-athlete responses to proposed NESCAC and NCAA legislation.
  • To organize community service efforts.
  • To create a vehicle for student-athlete representation on campus-wide committees.
  • To promote a positive student-athlete image on campus.

SAAC Leaders:

Tri-Chairs: Jimmy Burt (Ice Hockey), Whitney Colbert (Ice Hockey) Emily Johnson (Swimming/Diving) 

NESCAC SAAC Representatives: Sarah Ballinger (Cross Country/Track), Derek Koelsch (Lacrosse) 

NESCAC SAAC Alternates: Jen Pelletier (Squash), Ryan Geelan (Cross Country/Track)

Secretary: Taylor Higgins (Basketball)

Athletic Advisory Council Representatives: Jason Katz (Soccer), Steve Spirou (Basketball), Ashley Stewart (Lacrosse)

AAC Alternates: Whitney Colbert (Ice hockey), John Lamont (Squash), Greg Palmer (Golf)

Advisor: Robin Sheppard

2012-13 SAAC Roster

2012-13 Subcommittees 

Apr 18, 2014
Final
Softball
1
Colby
7
at Trinity (Conn.)
Apr 18, 2014
Final
Men's Tennis
9
Amherst
0
at Trinity (Conn.)
Apr 18, 2014
Final
Baseball
9
Bates
2
at Trinity (Conn.)
Apr 16, 2014
Final - OT
Men's Lacrosse
5
Roger Williams
6
at Trinity (Conn.)
Apr 14, 2014
Final - 5 innings
Softball
3
Bates
12
at Trinity (Conn.)
postponed from 3/30
Apr 13, 2014
Final
Women's Tennis
0
Trinity (Conn.)
9
at Williams
Apr 13, 2014
Final
Men's Tennis
8
Middlebury
1
at Trinity (Conn.)
Apr 13, 2014
Final
Men's Rowing
8th of 22 teams
vs. 21 teams
@ West Windsor, N.J. (Lake Mercer)
Knecht Cup, 4/12-13
Apr 13, 2014
Final
Women's Rowing
1st of 5 teams
at Worcester Tech
w/Bates, Rochester, & Wellesley
Apr 13, 2014
Final
Golf
5th of 12 teams
vs. Manhattanville & New York
@ Bloomfield, N.J.
Manhattanville/NYU Spring Invitational, 4/12-13
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Apr 18, 2014
TBA
Men's Indoor/Outdoor Track and Field
at Princeton
Larry Ellis Invitational
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Apr 18, 2014
TBA
Men's Indoor/Outdoor Track and Field
at Princeton
Larry Ellis Invitational
Apr 19, 2014
TBA
Women's Indoor/Outdoor Track and Field
at Connecticut College
Connecticut College Invitational
Apr 19, 2014
TBA
Men's Indoor/Outdoor Track and Field
at Connecticut College
Connecticut College Invitational
Apr 19, 2014
TBA
Men's Rowing
at Worcester Tech
w/Colby, Ithaca & New Hampshire
Apr 19, 2014
TBA
Women's Rowing
vs. Ithaca, New Hampshire & William Smith
@ Worcester, Mass. (on Lake Quinsigamond)
Apr 19, 2014
TBA
Golf
at Williams
Williams Spring Invitational thru 4/20
Apr 19, 2014
11:00 AM
Women's Tennis
Trinity (Conn.)
at Tufts
Apr 19, 2014
12:00 PM
Women's Lacrosse
Trinity (Conn.)
at Hamilton
Apr 19, 2014
12:00 PM
Baseball
Bates
at Trinity (Conn.)
Apr 19, 2014
12:00 PM
Softball
Colby
at Trinity (Conn.)
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