Holy Cross Student-Athlete Advisory Committee


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Holy Cross SAAC Mission Statement
The mission of the College of the Holy Cross Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is to be a liaison between faculty, staff and student-athletes through organized meetings, which facilitate collaboration amongst the community. Our main focus is to benefit past, current and future student-athletes, while striving to positively reflect the Holy Cross, Patriot League and NCAA values. Our members are held to a high standard of leadership and responsibility to represent the Holy Cross student-athletes.

The 5 Pillars of Student-Athlete Development
Created by Holy Cross SAAC serving as the foundation for all that we do:

  • Leadership
  • Academic Excellence
  • Career Development
  • Community Engagement
  • Mental Health and Wellness

If you are interested in joining or learning more about the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, please contact Armani Dawkins, Associate Athletic Director for Student-Athlete Development (Phone: 508-793-2628; Email: arice@holycross.edu).


2018-2019 SAAC Leadership Team
Jackie Brewster, President (Softball)
Declan Cronin, Vice President (Baseball)
Philomena Fitzgerald, Secretary (Field Hockey)
Allie Barry, Chief of Staff (Volleyball)

2018-2019 SAAC Members
Charlotte Abrecht, Women's Ice Hockey
Allie Barry, Volleyball
Maddy Belden, Women's Golf
Rory Birse, Men's Soccer
Caroline Body, Women's Swimming & Diving
Jackie Brewster, Softball
Madalyne Buco, Women's Track & Field
Liam Butler, Men's Soccer
Declan Cronin, Baseball
Emily Devine, Field Hockey
Danielle Doherty, Women's Ice Hockey
Martin Dorsey, Football
Liam Dvorak, Baseball
Baker Earl, Women's Lacrosse
Joe Egan, Men's Golf
Tim Fisher, Men's Lacrosse
Madeline Fitzgerald, Women's Swimming & Diving
Philomena Fitzgerald, Field Hockey
Jehyve Floyd, Men's Basketball
Caroline Frey, Women's Track & Field
Eleanor Fulghum, Women's Tennis
Jackie Gonzalez, Women's Golf
Caleb Green, Men's Basketball
Alyssa Gutierrez, Softball
Claire Hanlon, Women's Cross Country / Track & Field
Henry Harrs, Men's Tennis
Alexandra Held, Softball
Colin Johanson, Men's Swimming & Diving
Evan Kachris, Men's Lacrosse
Juliana Kubler, Women's Lacrosse
Daniel Kurkowski, Football
Michael Laffin, Men's Ice Hockey
Jack McCabe, Football
Morgan McGuire, Women's Tennis
Maegan Moriarty, Women's Rowing
Matthew Murphy, Men's Tennis
Shannon Murphy, Women's Basketball
Jenny O'Brien, Women's Swimming & Diving
Katherine O'Malley, Women's Swimming & Diving
Jake Peer, Men's Golf
Lily Puccia, Women's Soccer
Lauren Rasmus, Women's Track & Field
Christian Realbuto, Men's Swimming & Diving
Kathleen Rizzo, Women's Soccer
Morgan Sanders, Women's Track & Field
Chris Shakespeare, Men's Cross Country / Track & Field
Barrett Shea, Men's Rowing
Matthew Silas, Men's Cross Country / Track & Field
Jackson Skelley, Men's Cross Country / Track & Field
Allie Smiley, Women's Track & Field
Tyler Sparling, Women's Rowing
Jack Surowiec, Men's Ice Hockey
Megan Swords, Women's Basketball
Sophie VanSeveren, Volleyball



Launch Player
Men's Soccer vs. Navy Highlights (9/23/2018)
Men's Soccer
Men's Soccer vs. Navy Highlights (9/23/2018)
Football vs. Dartmouth Video Recap (9/22/2018)
Football vs. Dartmouth Video Recap (9/22/2018)
Volleyball vs. Colgate Highlights (9/21/2018)
Volleyball vs. Colgate Highlights (9/21/2018)