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Tracy Sanders has been promoted to assoicate head coach for the Gaels women's basketball team.
Tracy Sanders has been promoted to assoicate head coach for the Gaels women's basketball team.
WBK | Tracy Sanders Promoted To Associate Head Coach
Release: Monday 09/05/2013 
by SMC Athletics

MORAGA, Calif.  – Tracy Sanders has been promoted to Associate Head Coach for the Saint Mary’s women’s basketball team, it was announced today by head coach Paul Thomas.

Sanders, who is entering her eighth season with the Gaels under Thomas, has been a strong compliment to the women’s basketball program.

Sanders' duties include coordinating all recruiting, scouting, game preparation, alumni relations, team camps and clinics.

Sanders also facilitates the planning of the end-of-season banquet, pre-game chalk talks, and post-game socials. 

Sanders (formerly Morris) became an assistant coach after graduating from Saint Mary’s in 2000 with a bachelor’s degree in Health and Human Performance. A four-year letterwinner for the Gaels, Sanders has a long list of accolades from her career at Saint Mary’s.

During her playing days, Sanders was named to the West Coast Conference Top 50 All-Time team. She was the WCC Player of the Year her junior year, a three-time All-WCC First Team member and the WCC Freshman of the Year (‘97).

Sanders led the conference in scoring for three straight years and is second all-time in the conference in scoring. She became the school’s all-time leading scorer with 1,807 points, breaking a 15-year old record.  In addition to her individual achievements, Sanders led the Gaels to the program’s first NCAA tournament appearance in 1999 and the WNIT in 2000.  In 2007 Sanders was inducted into the Saint Mary’s Hall of Fame for her achievements.

Sanders prepped at Campolindo High School in Moraga, CA and currently resides in her hometown with her husband Jon, son Cason, and daughter Samantha.