Castro sets MVC Championship record in 200 fly
13 Salukis earn All-Conference recognition
Pinion wins second MVC title
Salukis send nine swimmers to A Finals tonight
Pinion breaks MVC record and wins 200 IM
To see Ella's complete bio, click HERE.
2011-12 (Freshman): Joined the team in January 2012...Second-team All-MVC selection...Competed in all seven meets in the spring...Scored in three events at the MVC Championships...Placed sixth in the 100-yard backstroke (57.69), ninth in the 200-yard backstroke (2:04.85), 14th in the 50-yard freestyle (24.46)...Recorded four top-three finishes.
Prior to SIU/Personal: Captain of her team, VFL Sindelfingen...Majoring in kinesiology...Daughter of Frank Otto and Martina Zille-Otto...Has one brother, Gianni...Full given name is Marcella Giuliana Otto...Born Jan. 3, 1992, in Berlin.