Jillian Renee Procasky was born on October 5, 2002 in Belleville, IL to Jeff and Jackie Procasky. She has two brothers, Jacob and Joseph. Jillian is an honor student at Texas Connection Academy and she will graduate from high school in 2021. During Jillian's spare time, she enjoys drawing, swimming and doing science projects.
Jillian has always been very flexible and loved to tumble, so her parents decided to enroll her into gymnastics for fun when she was four years old. She joined pre-team at Platinum Gymnastics at Round Rock, TX. After her level 4 season, she moved to Capital Gymnastics in Cedar Park, TX and has been there ever since.
In 2011, Jillian finished fifth in the all-around and first on floor exercise at the Level 5 South Texas State. As a level 6 gymnast in 2012, she grabbed gold medals on balance beam and in the all-around at the South Texas State. She concluded her level 6 season at the State Championships, finishing third in the all-around and second on floor exercise.
As a level 7 gymnast in 2013, Jillian finished third in the all-around with a 38.225 and first on vault and balance beam at the State Championships. She skipped level 8 and started competing level 9 for the 2014 season. She placed 13th in the all-around and ninth on balance beam at the State Championships and qualified to the Region 3 Championships. Jillian continued competing level 9 in 2015. She placed eighth in the all-around and fourth on uneven bars at the State Championships. At the Region 3 Championships, she placed fourth in the all-around, second on vault and balance beam. This qualified Jillian to the Level 9 Western Nationals in Spokane, WA where she placed fourth in the all-around, third on vault and fourth on balance beam.
As a first-year level 10 gymnast in 2016, Jillian did really well where she finished second in the all-around at the Alamo Classic and fourth in the all-around at the Heart of Texas Invitational. Later in the season, she fought back from a wrist injury to make it to Regionals. Jillian finished in the top ten on uneven bars (only event) at the Region 3 Championships. In 2017, Jillian placed third in the all-around with a 37.675 and third on uneven bars and balance beam at the State Championships. At the Region 3 Championships, she finished second in the all-around with a 37.250 and first on balance beam. Jillian qualified to the Junior Olympic Nationals in Indianapolis, IN where she placed 20th overall with a 37.000 and seventh on balance beam out of 57 gymnasts. In 2018, Jillian earned a silver medal on balance beam with a 9.525 at the Region 3 Championships. She was named Gymnast of the Year at her gym.
In 2019, Jillian placed third in the all-around with a 37.750 and second on vault at the State Championships. She qualified to the Junior Olympic Nationals after finishing fourth in the all-around with a 37.400 and first on vault at the Region 3 Championships. At the JO Nationals in Indianapolis, IN, Jillian won the balance beam title with a 9.625.
Jillian trains 33.5 hours per week at Capital Gymnastics in Cedar Park, TX under coaches Jason Jarrett, Zach Crumpton and Ira Vernaya. Her long-term goal is to obtain a college gymnastics scholarship.