Tanaka started playing golf at the age of 11 years old. She enjoys anything outdoors, hiking and biking.
- 19 events, two cuts made, $316 (191)
- Played in four events, made one cut, earned $274 (184)
- Seven events played, three cuts made, $1,248 (153), best finish T47 at the My Marsh Golf Classic.
Selected to the 2008 All-Region Team.
- Recorded a top ten finish at the 2008 NCAA Regionals, while at UCLA.
- Contestant on Golf Channel's "Big Break Sandals Resort" series.