Tanya Ho joined the Hornet coaching staff when she was hired in August of 2012 as an assistant coach.
In 2016, Ho was named the MPSF Assistant Coach of the Year for her work with the Hornet bar team.
A native of nearby Elk Grove, Ho competed collegiately at UC Davis where she became one of the top gymnasts in Aggie history. During her career, she captured a total of 13 All-Mountain Pacific Sports Federation honors, nine Gymnast of the Week awards, plus an Athlete of the Year nod in 2010. On the larger scene, she became the first Aggie to qualify for an NCAA regional three times, and the second to reach the region meet as an all-arounder in back-to-back years.
On March 28, 2008 as a sophomore, Ho became the third UC Davis gymnast to crack the 39-point barrier in the all-around. She hit a 39.025 to capture the MPSF individual championship.
Following her competition career, Ho served as an assistant for the Aggies during the 2012 season.
Ho graduated from UC Davis with a degree in exercise biology.