Jaelina began gymnastics at 5yrs old at Dream Xtreme in Vacaville CA. From the beginning, she exhibited such a joy for performing. She began competing complusory in 2015 as a Level 3 gymnast. At her first State Championship for Northern California, she earned a 2nd on floor and 3rd on beam. As a Level 4 in 2016, Jaelina started to show particular strength on floor and beam, earning many respective first and second place finishes on both events including vault and four AA titles through the season. At State, she finished 5th AA. As a Level 5 in 2017, she began her season at the Dare to Dream Invitational where she earned a 1st on bars, floor and beam, and the 1st AA title. She concluded her compulsory season as a State Beam Champion, 2nd floor, and 3rd All Around.