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2015-16 Nevada SAAC Officers From left to right: Co-secretary Greta Oschner (rifle), co-vice president Madison Morell (volleyball), co-secretary Gabby Szchara (volleyball), president Julia Shelbourn (women's basketball), media relations officer Tara Park , community service officer Amelia Jacobs (soccer), community service officer Mackenzie Robinson (soccer) and co-vice president Austin Corbett (football). Not pictured: media relations officer Jasmine Jenkins (softball).
Student-Athlete Advisory Committee
Nevada's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is made up of student-athletes representing all of the Wolf Pack's 16 teams as well as the spirit program.
Mission Statement of NCAA SAAC:
The mission of SAAC is to enhance the total student-athlete experience by promoting opportunity, protecting student-athlete welfare and fostering a positive student-athlete image.
Goals of Nevada's SAAC:
- Provide student-athletes with a voice on issues impacting the student-athlete experience at the University of Nevada
- Foster communication between student-athletes, the athletics administration and the faculty athletics representative
- Foster communication and comraderie among student-athletes and the athletics teams at Nevada
- Encourage and provide opportunities for student-athletes to be involved in community service projects
Nevada 2015-16 SAAC Representatives
|Cross Country/Track & Field
|Women's Swimming & Diving
2015-16 Nevada SAAC Leadership
President: Julia Shelbourn
Co-Vice President: Austin Corbett and Madison Morell
Secretary: Gabby Szchara and Greta Oschner
Community Service: Mackenzie Robinson and Amelia Jacobs
Media Relations: Jasmine Jenkins and Tara Park
The SAAC advisors are Rhonda Bennett, Senior Associate Athletics Director/SWA, and Tina Ruff, Associate Athletics Director/Administration.
STAR OF THE WEEK
Jan. 25 - Jan. 31
Women's Track & Field
Track & field junior Emily Myers broke yet another school record this weekend. The distance runner ran a 3000 meter time of 9:29.67, shattering the old record by 10 seconds. She now holds five school records between cross country, indoor and outdoor track & field, the most out of any current Nevada athlete in any sport.
View all 2015-16 honorees.
WOLF PACK BLOG
Monday, June 29, 2015 - Women's Basketball
Monday, June 8, 2015
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - General
Thursday, May 21, 2015 - Golf
Monday, March 9, 2015 - Football
Friday, March 6, 2015
Friday, January 30, 2015 - General
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - Rifle
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - Track and Field
Monday, January 5, 2015 - General
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - Track and Field
Saturday, December 13, 2014 - General
Friday, December 5, 2014 - Football
Monday, November 17, 2014 - Football
Monday, November 10, 2014 - Women's Basketball