University of Iowa Athletics

Ella Castellanos

Hometown Cumming, Ga.
High School West Forsyth
Previous School Long Island
Ella Castellanos - Women's Gymnastics - University of Iowa Athletics


  • Competed in two meets
  • Scored a 9.675 on bars and a 9.025 on beam at Big Ten Championships
  • Academic All-Big Ten
  • Letterwinner


  • Competed in four meets.
  • Made her Hawkeye debut at Ohio State (1/22), competing on Bars.
  • Posted a new season and career-high, 9.800, on Bars at Nebraska on Feb.6
  • Spring Semester Dean’s List
  • Letterwinner

At Long Island (2021-22)

  • WGCA All-America Scholar Athlete in 2022.
  • All-EAGL Scholastic Team honoree in 2021 and 2022
  • Dean’s List from 2022-22… competed on bars, balance beam and floor
  • Had season-bests of 9.800 on bars (against Temple and Eastern Michigan/Temple/Towson), 9.900 on beam (against North Carolina) and 9.800 on floor (against Eastern Michigan/Temple/Towson and Eastern Michigan/George Washington and Kent State).

High School

  • High school coaches were Kara DiCesare and Ashley Owen
  • Club coaches were Brad McLaren and Rachel Page.


  • Born May 19, 2002 in Cumming, Georgia
  • Daughter of Julie Castellanos
  • Has an older sister, Emma
  • Majoring in business marketing.