Assumption University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee






Brendan Desautels '21 Alyssa Bialakis '21 Jennifer Beardsley '21 Devan Sheth '22 Haley Rose '21


Follow Assumption SAAC On Twitter and Instagram!
For the latest news on Assumption SAAC, follow them on Twitter and Instagram - @AssumptionSAAC

Mission Statement of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee
The Mission of the NCAA Division II Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is to enhance the total student-athlete experience by promoting opportunity for all student-athletes; protecting student-athlete welfare; and fostering a positive student-athlete image.


2019-20 Executive Board 

Brendan Desautels, Senior, President

  • Major: Management
  • Sport: Baseball

Alyssa Bialakis, Senior, Vice President

  • Major: Organizational Communication
  • Sport: Softball

Jennifer Beardsley, Senior, Internal Communications

  • Major:  Organizational Communication
  • Sport: Field Hockey

Devan Sheth, Junior, External Communications

  • Major: Biology
  • Sport: Men's Ice Hockey

Haley Rose, Senior, Treasurer

  • Major: Accounting
  • Sport: Women's Lacrosse


2014-2015 Assumption SAAC News!
- SAAC Raises $738 for Make-A-Wish at First Annual Dodgeball Tournament
- SAAC Collects 1,814 Pounds of Food in Annual Holiday Food Drive
- Sophomore Chris Waung Elected to NCAA Division II National SAAC

Recent Team Volunteer Projects
2013-2014 Projects
SAAC Organizes Food Drive and Donates 30 Thanksgiving Baskets

2012-2013 Projects
Student-Athletes Take Part in March Against Racial Profiling
- SAAC Hosts Bone Marrow Registration Drive
- Women's Tennis Volunteers at Fed Cup Kid's Day
- Women's Soccer Volunteers at Main South Festival
- SAAC Volunteers at Holiday Food Drives