Trinke Vaughan is in her second season as a member of the Holy Cross coaching staff. Vaughan came to Holy Cross after spending the 2001-2004 seasons as an assistant coach and an associate director in physical education for the women's basketball team at her alma mater, Columbia University. While at Columbia, Vaughan was responsible for managing game taping and scouting for the program. She also served as a national recruiter and coordinated all Columbia women's basketball community relations, fundraising efforts, and alumnae functions. Vaughan was a four-year letterwinner with the Lions from 1995-1999, and was elected team captain her senior season. She earned a bachelor's degree in Environmental Biology and is currently pursuing a Master's degree in Applied Physiology.