Ashlyn Swilley is a member of USA gymnastics and AAU gymnastics through her gym, Bootheel Gymnastics in New Madrid. She competes monthly at Paducah, and is on the Excel Silver level. This is her third year competing with her coach Shannon Reed. She will compete later for state next spring. She received several ribbons. Fifth place on vault, Third on uneven bars, Second place on balance beam, Fourth on floor exercise and Third place all-around in the 11-year- old group. She is the daughter of Chad and Judy Swilley.