Search for Ellen Wilson
United States
Age: 28
Date of Birth: Jan. 8, 1976
Hometown: Salinas, Calif.
Current Residence: Colorado Springs, Colo.
Sport: Judo
Weight Class: Women's 57 kg
Height: 5-3
Weight: 125
College: Colorado (currently enrolled)
Previous Olympics: 2000
National Championships: 2003 - 1st; 2002 - 1st; 2001 - 1st in 63 kg; 1999 - 2nd; 1998 - 3rd; 1997 - 1st; 1996 - 1st; 1994 - 2nd in 61 kg.
2004 Qualifying: Finished 1st at Olympic trials on June 5.
National/world rank: 1st in United States through July 16.
Other career highlights: 2004 - 2nd at U.S. Open; 2003 - 3rd at Pan American Games, 1st at Puerto Rican Open; 2002 - USOC Judo Athlete of the Year; 1999 - 1st at Pan American Judo Union Championships.