Olivia Faught, a Southern Arkansas University junior from Alma, Arkansas, has been selected to serve on a national committee with the NCAA.
Faught, a Sports Management major, is a member of the SAU Women’s Golf team and a member of the SAU Student-Athlete Advisory Committee. As a member of the National Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), she will represent and be a voice for all student athletes in NCAA Division II. National SAAC recommends potential legislation and its members are active participants in the NCAA administrative process.
Additionally, Faught was nominated as the National SAAC representative for the Academics Requirement Committee. This committee reviews and votes on new academic legislation as well as addressing academic issues within the NCAA. (more…)