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Constitution

Mission Statement 

The University of Puget Sound is dedicated to the academic and athletic advancement of all student-athletes. The mission of the University of Puget Sound Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is to enhance the total student-athlete experience by promoting oppurtunity, protecting student-athlete well-being and fostering a positive student-athlete image to the campus and community. The SAAC supports the core values of the University of Puget Sound. 

Purpose

  • To promote communication between athletics administration and student athletes
  • To promote and address the concerns and needs of Puget Sound student-athletes
  • To actively promote and support Puget Sound athletics
  • To provide programs for student-athletes that will encourage academic achievement, health promotion and social responsibility
  • To develop and maintain social interaction and a sense of community between athletic teams
  • To enhance the image of student-athletes on campus and in the community by encouraging involvement of student-athletes in campus and community projects
  • To solicit student-athlete responses to proposed NCAA legislation

Membership

Memberships shall consist of two representatives from each of the men's and women's varsity athletics teams. Each member serves as a liason between the committee and his or her individual athletics team. Each team shall be entitled to a single vote in all matters before the committee.


Hans Fortune

Sophomore quarterback Hans Fortune led the Logger football team to an incredible comeback at Occidental on Saturday, Sept. 13. Puget Sound trailed by 21 points with three minutes left in regulation, but Fortune converted on three of his five touchdowns in the final minutes of the game. Occidental held on to win, 34-32. Fortune finished 34-60 with 533 yards, five touchdowns, and just one interception.