SAAC

San Jose State has established a Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) made up of student-athletes assembled to provide insight on the student-athlete experience. The SAAC also offers input on the rules, regulations and policies that affect student-athletes lives at San Jose State.

The mission of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is to enhance the total student-athlete experience by promoting opportunity, protecting student-athlete welfare, and fostering a positive student-athlete image.
-Mission Statement of the National SAACs

Functions of San Jose State SAAC

  • Promote communication between athletics administration and student-athletes
  • Disseminate information
  • Provide feedback and insight into athletics department issues
  • Generate a student-athlete voice within the San Jose State athletics department formulation of policies
  • Build a sense of community within the athletics program involving all athletic teams
  • Solicit student-athlete responses to proposed MW and NCAA legislation
  • Organize community service efforts
  • Create a vehicle for student-athlete representation on San Jose State campus-wide committees
  • Promote a positive student-athlete image on campus

San Jose State SAAC Representatives

Each of San Jose State's 18 teams has a minimum of two representatives on the San Jose State SAAC.

Baseball
Aaron Pleschner
Brett Bautista
Men's Basketball
Ryan Singer
Noah Baumann
Women's Basketball
Andrea Kohlhaas
Anna Thomasdotter
Men's Cross Country
Huruy Zeratsion
Charlie Pope
Women's Cross Country
Adilene Aldapa
Jeanette Zambrano
Football
Tysyn Parker
Jeremy Kelly
Montel Aaron
Malike Roberson
Men's Golf
Charles Thompson
Bryce Wortman
Women's Golf
Arielle Caronna
Ysabel Tran
Women's Gymnastics
Amy Bellingham
Katie Won
Men's Soccer
Carlos Valdovinos
Finlay Wood
Women's Soccer
Paige Simoneau
Carlie James
Softball
Georgia Blair
Desiree Severence
Women's Swimming & Diving
Kimberlee Giggey
Eri Tamada
Women's Tennis
Miyo Kobayashi
Sybille Gauvain
Women's Volleyball
Julia Golbeck
Women's Water Polo
Michelle Taikeff
Sierra Painter
Women's Track & Field
Nicole Iloanya
Kolbi Sims
Sand Volleyball
Summer Avery
Men's Water Polo
Michelle Taikeff
Sierra Painter
   

Mountain West Conference SAAC Representatives

Alli Davis, Swimming and Diving

2015-16 Spartan SAAC Executive Council

President: Alli Davis, Swimming and Diving
Vice President: Isaac Thornton, Men's Basketball
Secretary: Sara Northam, Women's Water Polo
Community Service: Lalida Maokhamphiou, Women's Cross Country/ Track &Field
Public Relations: Karina Nunes, Women's Cross Country/ Track &Field
Events: Alex Anastasi, Men's Soccer
For information regarding the SAAC at San Jose State, please contact: Jen Jurgensen
E-mail: jen.jurgensen@sjsu.edu

2014-15 Spartan Cup Standings
1.  Women's Gymnastics
2.  Women's Soccer
3.  Women's Water Polo

2013-14 Spartan Cup Points Standings

  1. Women's Swimming & Diving - 5,453
  2. Women's Soccer - 3,621
  3. Softball - 2,170
  4. Women's Water Polo - 1,985
  5. Women's Tennis - 1,837

2012-13 Spartan Cup Points Standings

  1. Softball - 4,535
  2. Women's Gymnastics - 2,726
  3. Women's Swimming & Diving - 2,397
  4. Women's Soccer - 2,114
  5. Women's Tennis - 1,834
Spartan Cup Points Standings:
  BS MBB WBB MXC WXC FB MGolf WGolf WGYM MSOC WSOC SB WSW/D WTN VB WWP
Team for Team 650 100 172   246     202 1758 1004 1002 500 1227 768 586 1178
Scholarly Success 230 100 325 525 525 125 350 550 750 225 625 500 750 1075 625 650
Community Outreach 220 200 2380 10 80 2000 150 260 1590 680 630 1200 990 210 1110 250
Personal Enhancement 4 113 81 31 151 75 6 175 254 218 182 155 104 25 105
Professional Development                                
SAAC Communication 16 14 16 8 14 20 16 14 16 16 16 14 16 16 14 16
Athletics Excellence       25           75 50          
Above and Beyond 425 325 50 820 200 1500 930 2935 475 4075 160 560 2530 100 3805
Total Points 1545 527 3299 649 1836 2420 2016 1980 7224 2729 6616 2556 3698 4703 2460 6004