SAAC Meeting Minutes
November 21, 2008
Soccer-Has football parking on Saturday, 11-22. Lauren Hinton got 2nd team All-Conference
Volleyball- Has football parking on Saturday, 11-22. Lorna Slupczynski and Cathy Kurczak got 2nd team All-Conference
Cross Country-Season finished last weekend
Swimming-Optional meet at Wabash this weekend. Placed 5th and 6th at Carthage meet.
Golf-Started off-season workouts
Tennis-Hired new coach Dale Campbell, had first team meeting Wed. night
Basketball-Anderson tourney this weekend, first home game Tuesday at 6.
Sister Team Updates
No sister team updates
Community Service Updates
Tennis team completed off campus service with the Turkey Trot for breast cancer research.
Holiday Party-Dec 7th
Valentines Party-Feb. 8th
12 Days of Christmas
Will be featured on Face-to-Face, so a group picture was taken
All teams are going to participate, so an option to raise money is having each athlete sell candy canes for 50 cents.
All money needs to be collected by Dec. 10th
All gifts musts be bought and wrapped by Dec . 15th
Each team gets a family member-
Tennis and Golf-Household items/needs
MIAA Meeting Review
Bridget attended meeting.
The meeting discussed SAAC’s new partnership with Habitat for Humanity.
Developing a philosophy and brand for Division III
Received $700 for gender and diversity education-must be educational and have all student athletes involved, plan on completing next semester(Spring ’09)
Sportsmanship Award-Should it be awarded to one team or one school?
-Should the athletes, schools, or coaches vote?
Consensus-Each individual sport should receive a sportsmanship award
-Student-athletes should vote for their particular sport
Summer SAAC Retreat-
Aug. 1-2 2009 in Indianapolis
Members interested-Kathleen Mills and Patty Duffy
Next Semester SAAC members
Sports with schedule conflicts:
Soccer, Volleyball, Swimming, Golf, Tennis?, Basketball?
Find new members for next semester
Next meeting is December 5th