NEAC SAAC Spotlight: Rachel Bartosz, Keuka College

NEAC SAAC Spotlight: Rachel Bartosz, Keuka College

GANSEVOORT, N.Y. – In honor of the fifth annual National NCAA Division III Week, which runs from April 4-10, the North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) will spotlight each of its three Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Chair members throughout the week. 

Today’s NEAC SAAC Spotlight features Keuka College junior Rachel Bartosz (Blasdell, N.Y.), who was selected as the NEAC SAAC Co-Vice Chair during the conference’s annual SAAC fall meeting this past November.  Below is a wide range of interesting facts about Rachel:

Name: Rachel Bartosz

Institution: Keuka College

Class Year: Junior

Major / Minor: Business Management: Concentration in Sports Management / Minor in Marketing

Years involved w/ SAAC: Three in college, plus four in high school

Current Sport(s) Involved in at College: Women’s Volleyball

Favorite Sports Team(s): Boston Red Sox

Favorite Athlete: Dustin Pedroia

Favorite Type of Music: All

Favorite Music Band/Group/Artist: N/A

Favorite Movie: Fever Pitch

Favorite Actor/Actress: Jennifer Aniston

Favorite Food: Ball Park Hot Dogs

Favorite Holiday: Fourth of July

I joined SAAC because…: I want to make a difference and make my school’s athletics program the best it can be. 

In five years, I will hopefully be…: the sports marketing director for a big-time (NCAA) Division I school or a professional team.  

The North Eastern Athletic Conference has fourteen NCAA Division III member institutions which include: Bryn Athyn College, Cazenovia College, College of St. Elizabeth, Gallaudet University, Keuka College, Lancaster Bible College, Pennsylvania College of Technology, Pennsylvania State University - Abington, Pennsylvania State University - Berks, SUNY Cobleskill, SUNY Morrisville State College, SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Wells College, and Wilson College.  Associate members are: Cedar Crest College (W Swimming), D’Youville College (M Volleyball), Hilbert College (M Lacrosse & M Volleyball), Medaille College (M&W Lacrosse & M Volleyball), Penn State Altoona (M Volleyball) and Rutgers University - Camden (M Golf).  The North Eastern Athletic Conference has partnered with the North Atlantic Conference in the sports of field hockey and men’s and women’s tennis.