Michelle Ho
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Los Altos, Calif.

High School:
Mountain View HS '09

Height:
5-4

Event:
AA

Major:
Communication

2013: MPSF CHAMPION on uneven bars (9.775), balance beam (9.775, tied) and floor exercise (9.875)... ALL-MPSF on bars (9.825) and floor (9.885), compiling conference's top RQS on each... Note: all-conference awards are based on rankings entering MPSF Championships... Scored 9.925 on floor twice: in home duals vs. California and San Jose State... That mark ranks T4th in school history and stands as highest by an Aggie (in any event) since Tiffany Chan tied the school floor record of 9.950 at the 2004 MPSF meet... Scored 9.900 on floor on three other occasions: at Seattle Pacific, at San Jose State quad with Boise State and SPU, and in home finale with Sacramento State and Air Force... Hit bars high of 9.850 in back-to-back meets: at home vs. Cal and at Washington quad meet (with Cal and UIC)... Named MPSF Gymnast of the Week for first two weeks... Scored 9.800 on both bars and floor for first such award, then 9.850 on bars and 9.925 on floor for second.

2012: ALL-MPSF on bars (9.680) and floor (9.805) for second straight season... Appeared in both of those events in all 12 meets, plus beam for another 10... Enjoyed strong final stretch on floor to boost RQS into all-conference contention... Scored 9.775-9.875-9.825-9.800 from home quad meet through MPSF Championships... The 9.875 at Sac State established a new personal record... Placed 3rd on bars (9.675), 5th on floor (9.800) in conference meet... Hit season-high 9.775 on bars in opener at Arizona State, then matched that score at Seattle Pacific in late February... Never scored lower than 9.625 on bars in last five meets... Notched 9.800 on beam at San Jose State to end regular season, a .150 improvement over previous high... Made collegiate all-around debut of 38.075 at Stanford NorCal quadrangular... Named All-Academic by both conference and NACGC/W.

2011: ALL-MPSF on both bars (9.685) and floor (9.825)... Led all conference performers and ranked T18th in West Region on floor... Alternate to NCAA Corvallis Regional, losing tiebreaker to Sac State's Kailey Hansen... Twice earned MPSF Gymnast of the Week honors (2/9 & 3/8)... Scored season-high 9.850 on floor twice: in season-opener with San Jose State and Alaska Anchorage, then again at home vs. California... Also scored 9.825 on three occasions and 9.800 once to round out RQS scores... Emerged into one of team's top bars performers in final month, scoring 9.775 vs. Seattle Pacific and season-high 9.800 at Sacramento State in back-to-back meets... Finished 5th at MPSF Championships on bars (9.675)... Earned MPSF All-Academic.

2010: Saw action in seven meets, primarily on bars... Made collegiate debut with 9.550 on bars plus 9.550 on floor exhibition in quad meet with Cal State Fullerton, San Jose State and UW-Whitewater... Followed that with 9.600 and 9.675 at Sacramento State... Hit season-best 9.750 on bars in home triangular with Sac State and Eastern Michigan.

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Graduated from Mountain View HS in 2009... Competed at Airborne Gymnastics (Santa Clara, Calif.) for four years... Won all-around at Level 9 states in 2008, then finished 2nd at Region 1 Championship... Moved to Level 10 as a senior, placing 7th at Nor-Cal meet in March... Captured bars, floor and all-around title at Western Nationals in 2009... Previously member of Cal West Gymnastics (Fremont, Calif.).

PERSONAL: Born in Mountain View, Calif.... Majoring in communication... Parents are Larry & Frances Ho... Older sister, Karen (24), graduated from UC San Diego... Hopes for career public relations and event planning.

Year-By-Year Averages/Highs

YearVaultBarsBeamFloorAll-Around

2010 Averages 9.525 9.117 9.758
2010 Highs 9.800 9.600 9.850 9.850

2011 Averages 9.268 9.675
2011 Highs 9.750 9.675

2012 Averages 8.950 9.550 9.503 9.589 38.075
2012 Highs 8.950 9.775 9.800 9.875 38.075

Career Highs 8.950 9.775 9.800 9.875 38.075