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2016-17 SAAC Reps
The 2016-17 Nevada Student-Athletic Advisory Committee

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

Cooper Powell
Austin Dick
Dillan Shrum
Trevor Charpie

Men's Basketball
Charlie Tooley
John Carlson
Women's Basketball
Halie Bergman
Desirae Gonzalez
Camariah King
Cross Country/Track & Field
Tara Park
Fiyin Olusola
Alison Powers
Emily Myers
Austin Corbett
Asauni Rufus
Lucas Weber
Men's Golf
David Hinitz
Stephen Osborne
Women's Golf
Jordan Keyser
Hannah Gregg
Sara Tashima
Rachel Benesh
Casey Iwamoto
Women's Soccer
Kelsey Quintos
Stephanie Martini
Mackenzie Robinson
Amerila Jacobs
Miranda Bradley
Alyssa Mendez
Chase Redington
Nikki Orozco
Aaliyah Gibson
Kenzi Goins
Shayne Pike
Tara Raucher

Women's Swimming & Diving
Sidney Andrew
Aranxta Medina
Briana Peterson
Men's Tennis
Alexi Turc
Peter O'Donovan
Women's Tennis
Blaga Delic
Sara Korzeniecki
Madison Morell
Gabby Szchara

2016-17 Nevada SAAC Leadership
President: Madison Morell (volleyball)
Vice President: Austin Corbett (football)
Co-Secretary: Halie Bergman (women's basketball) and Gabby Szachara (volleyball)
Community Service: Mackenzie Robinson (soccer) and Amelia Jacobs (soccer)
Media Relations: Tara Park (track & field)

The SAAC advisors are Rhonda Bennett, Senior Associate Athletics Director/SWA, and Kaleigh Gomes, Academic Coordinator.

Student-Athlete of the Week Athlete of the Week

2016-17 Student Athlete of the Week

Women's Golf
Kaitlin Collom

Kaitlin Collom helped lead Nevada to a win at the Fresno State Classic. She saved her best round for last as she carded a 1-under 71 during the final 18 holes. She finished in sole possession of sixth place, a career-best finish. She totaled 11 birdies throughout the three rounds, which tied for the most in the 72-player field.

View all 2016-17 Stars of the Week.


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