Liz Tricase is in her first season as a graduate assistant coach, having graduated from Stanford in 2008. Tricase completed her Stanford career as a first-team All-American in vault (2007) and uneven bars (2008) and a three-time Pac-10 bars champion (2006-08). Tricase once scored a perfect 10.0 on the uneven bars at Stanford and finished seventh in the event at the 2007 NCAA Championships.
A native of Itasca, Ill., Tricase competed four times for the U.S. national team and placed 10th at the 2004 Olympic trials, advancing to the final Olympic selection camp. She served as co-captain for Stanford's Super Six teams in 2007 and '08 and was the team's 2008 Gymnast of the Year.