Sophomore, 5'4"
McKinney, Texas
Texas Connections Academy
Metroplex Gymnastics


Sophomore • 5'4"

McKinney, Texas
Texas Connections Academy
Metroplex Gymnastics

Gilstrap Notes

  • Participated in voluntary summer training
  • Enrolled in summer school

2021 Season (Freshman)

  • Competed on floor in five meets, beam in one competition
  • Posted season high 9.875 on floor in the leadoff spot against UCLA
  • Scored a 9.70 in beam debut against Arizona
  • Earned 9.85s on floor in three of five routines
  • Had season-ending surgery on shoulder prior to Pac-12 Championships
  • Hit 5-6 routines

Prior to Utah

  • Competed at the U.S. Classic and American Classic in 2015-16, 2018-19
  • Qualifier for the U.S. Championships in 2016 and 2018
  • 3rd on floor, 5th on beam, 7th on vault at the 2019 American Classic
  • 1st on floor, 3rd on vault, 4th on beam and in the all-around at the 2018 National Elite Qualifier
  • 2nd on floor, 3rd in the all-around, 4th on vault at the 2017 Championnat of France
  • Trained at Metroplex Gymnastics
  • Graduated from Texas Connections Academy
  • Honor roll all four years of high school


  • Daughter of Jeremy and Michelle Gilstrap
  • Father played football for the University of Wyoming
  • Brother Jaydan

Gilstrap’s Career Highs
Beam 9.70 vs. Arizona, Jan. 23, 2021
Floor 9.875 vs. UCLA, Feb. 19, 2021
Jaylene Gilstrap