Hali Flickinger

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Hali Flickinger
Personal information
National team United States
Born (1994-07-07) July 7, 1994 (age 24)
Height165 cm (5 ft 5 in)
Weight52 kg (115 lb)
Sport
SportSwimming
Strokesfreestyle, butterfly, medley
ClubYork YMCA Aquatic Club
College teamUniversity of Georgia

Hali Flickinger (born July 7, 1994) is an American competition swimmer who specializes in freestyle, butterfly and individual medley events. Internationally, she won silver in the 4x200 meter freestyle relay as a member of the prelim team and bronze in the 200 meter individual medley at the 2011 FINA Swimming World Cup meet in Moscow, Russia.[1] Flickinger qualified for the 2016 Summer Olympics in the 200 meter butterfly. She finished 7th in the finals. Collegiately, she helped the Georgia Bulldogs swimming and diving women's team win the NCAA Division I women's team title in 2013 and again in 2014 and in 2016.[2][3]

Early career[edit]

Flickinger grew up in Spring Grove, Pennsylvania, and swam for coach Michael Brooks at the York YMCA Aquatic Club. She graduated from Spring Grove Area High School, where she was a three-time Scholastic All-American. She was the national champion at the 2011 and 2012 YMCA Short Course national championships in the 200 yard butterfly, where she set a new event record both years.[4][5]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "FINA/ARENA Swimming World Cup 2011 Results at a Glance" (PDF). FINA. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-07-26. Retrieved 2014-03-29.
  2. ^ Eggers, Nikki (March 23, 2014). "Georgia women's swim and dive picks up sixth national championship". Athens Banner-Herald. Morris Communications. Retrieved 2014-03-26.
  3. ^ Arsenault, Bill (January 18, 2014). "The best is yet to come' for Georgia swimmer Hali Flickinger, Spring Grove grad". The Hanover Evening Sun. Archived from the original on March 30, 2014. Retrieved 2014-03-30.
  4. ^ "Hali Flickinger Biography". UGA Athletics Department. Retrieved 2014-03-30.
  5. ^ "FINA/ARENA Swimming World Cup 2011 Results at a Glance". Swimming World. Sports Publications International, Inc. April 15, 2012. Archived from the original on March 30, 2014. Retrieved 2014-03-30.

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