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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
May 16 - May 22
Sophomore Jordan Pearce led the Nevada baseball team to a 3-1 week with an extra-innings nonconference win over Grand Canyon and a rivalry series victory over UNLV. On the week, Pearce batted .429 with six hits, nine RBI, four runs, one double, two triples and one home run. Pearce’s efforts helped Nevada clinch Governor’s Series points in baseball for the second straight season.
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