Holy Cross Names Trinke Vaughan Assistant Women's Basketball Coach

Sept. 8, 2004

Worcester, Mass. - Holy Cross Athletic Director Richard M. Regan, Jr., announced today that Trinke Vaughan has accepted a position as an assistant coach for the women's basketball team.

Vaughan comes to Holy Cross after spending the last three 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.

"We're thrilled to welcome Trinke to our staff," said Head Coach Bill Gibbons. "She brings a wealth of experience, basketball knowledge, and enthusiasm to our program. Coach Vaughan is enthusiastic about getting us back to the Tournament."

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 in 1999, and is currently pursuing a Master's degree.