The mission of the Western Washington University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee is to enhance opportunity for success for all student-athletes, protect student-athlete welfare, develop a sense of unity between Western athletes, and promote a positive student-athlete image to the school and community.
- Promoting success for student-athletes in the following areas: academic achievement, health, social responsibility, and informed decision making.
- Student-athlete input to WWU athletic department and administration on program priorities and needed improvements.
- Foster a sense of shared pride in being a WWU student athlete and actively encouraging involvement of student athletes in campus and community events.
- Forum for sharing and discussion of concepts and issues in Western athletics and representing those positions to the conference, regional, and/or national governing bodies.
|2016-17 SAAC Roster|
|Men's Basketball||Brett Kingma|
|Men's Basketball||Trey Drechsel|
|Women's Basketball||Aleisha Hathaway|
|Women's Basketball||Hannah Stipanovich|
|Men's Soccer||Tyler Visten|
|Men's Soccer||Luke Olney|
|Women's Soccer||Malia Maack|
|Cross Country||Matt Lutz|
|Track & Field||Bethany Drake|
|Track & Field||Nick Makrakis|
|Men's Golf||Willy Scholten|
|Men's Golf||Cody Roth|
WWU Rowing National Championship Celebration
Help celebrate the 8th national championship by the WWU Women's Rowing program.
Vikings Tied for 7th After First Day of WWU Invite
Michael Butler and Brody Bonfilio tied for 8th in strong tournament field
Vikings Have Tough First Day at Rose City...
WWU is in 14th place after first day of Division I tournament
Men's Soccer Earns GNAC Team of the Week Honor
WWU opened conference play with wins vs. Saint Martin’s and at Seattle Pacifiic last week
Drew Farnsworth Named GNAC Offensive Player of ...
Freshman forward scored 2 goals, including a late equalizer, as WWU won twice last week
Gabriela Pelogi Honored as GNAC Offensive...
Junior forward totaled 2 goals and an assist during a pair of wins for the Vikings last week
WWU Nets Golden Goal in 3-2 Comeback Win Over SPU
Stephen Jinneman nets golden goal in 93rd minute with header off assist from Garrett Strawn
Vikings Handle Saint Martin's 6-1 To Remain...
Women's soccer improves to 7-0 on the season and extend winning streak to 31 straight
Vikings Open Season with Victory at SMU Invite
WWU men's golf opens season with 5-stoke victory in 13-team tournament
Cross Country Turns in Solid Performances in...
Vikings have strong showing against tough field in Minnesota, also compete at Saint Martin’...
Vikings Hold Lead at Saint Martin's Golf...
Junior Michael Butler is tied for 2nd place with two-round total of 3-under-par 139
Carver Memories -- Sept. 12, 2017
In Memoriam: Bill Palmer passes at 67, Had impact on WWU, as it did on him
WWU Travels to Roy Griak Invitational, SMU...
Vikings set to compete in Minnesota and at Saint Martin's (Lacey, Wash.) on Saturday
Winning Streak Reaches 30 in 4-0 Victory over SFU
Top-ranked women's soccer team defeats Simon Fraser 4-0
Men's Soccer Opens GNAC Play with 3-2 Win over ...
Vikings hold on for 3-2 win after going up 3-2 over SMU