Tracee Withers enters her second season as an assistant coach at Utah. Withers (formerly Tracee Hoch) came to the Utes after playing at Salt Lake Community College and Brigham Young.
Withers started at second base for BYU for two seasons from 2006-07. As a junior, Withers led the Cougars with 121 fielding assists while posting a .947 fielding percentage as she earned Academic All-Mountain West Conference recognition.
Withers played at SLCC from 2003-05, competing for current Utah head coach Amy (Timmel) Hogue during her freshman year. Withers was a second-team NJCAA All-American in 2005 and a two-time All-Region 18 selection. She was also named academic all-conference and led the team in home runs her second year at SLCC.