Gretchen Linscott Rejoins Belles Basketball Squad

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Gretchen Linscott will be returning to the Saint Mary’s basketball coaching staff this fall after having assisted the program from 2006-08.

Linscott brings back a wealth of coaching experience to the Belles. Before her first stint at Saint Mary’s, she served as a women’s basketball graduate assistant coach at her alma mater, Otterbein College, from 2001-04. With the Cardinals, she played a vital role in recruiting while also organizing practices and a strength and conditioning program. Several individuals and teams matched and set new school records in Linscott’s three seasons with the Cardinals. The 2003-04 squad still holds the program record for most wins in a single season (23).

After her time at Otterbein, Linscott was an athletic academic advisor intern at Ohio University and assisted with the varsity girls basketball programs at Olentangy and Federal Hocking High Schools in Ohio.

A member of the Cardinals basketball team at Otterbein from 1997-2001, Linscott earned a bachelor's degree in sports and wellness management from Otterbein in 2001 as well as a masters of business administration in 2004. She is also the owner of Gretchen Linscott Photography.