Nikki Flynn
Nikki  Flynn

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Saline, Mich.

High School:
Saline

Height:
5-10

Event:
Free

Major:
Nutritional Science


05/04/2016

OAKLAND LEADS HORIZON LEAGUE IN WINTER ACADEMIC ALL-LEAGUE TEAMS

The Golden Grizzlies earned a league-best 17 selections

04/20/2016

THE #BGAS FROM A STUDENT-ATHLETE PERSPECTIVE

Junior volleyball player Melissa Deatsch wrote a review for GoldenGrizzlies.com.

04/19/2016

OAKLAND INSIDER BY TERRY FOSTER

#BGAs

02/27/2016

CHAMPIONS AGAIN: OAKLAND WINS HORIZON LEAGUE TITLE

The men's team claims its 38th consecutive title, the women win 23 straight

02/26/2016

OAKLAND CONTINUES TO DOMINATE ON THIRD DAY OF HORIZON LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS

Five more records were broken by the Golden Grizzlies

02/24/2016

2016 Horizon League Championships

2016 Horizon League Championships held at the Oakland Aquatic Center Feb. 24-27, 2016

01/30/2016

Oakland vs. Cleveland State

Oakland vs. Cleveland State 1-30-16 Senior day

10/10/2015

Oakland vs. Green Bay

Oakland vs. Green Bay 10-10-15

02/28/2015

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Four

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Four

02/26/2015

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Two

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Two


2015-16:
▪ Horizon League Champion in the 200 freestyle setting a league and school record
▪ Her 200 freestyle record of 1:47.54 ties the pool record held by Olympic gold medalist Allison Schmitt.
▪ Member of the champion 800 freestyle relay (7:17.13) that set a pool, school and league record at Horizon League Championships
▪ Anchored the champion 200 (1:31.59) and 400 freestyle (3:21.03) relays at Horizon League Championships
▪ Clocked a school and league record in the preliminaries of the 50 freestyle (22.90) at Horizon League Championships
▪ Placed third in the 50 (23.10) and 100 freestyle (50.29) at Horizon League Championships
▪ Held the top team time in 50 and 200 freestyle
▪ Named CollegeSwimming.com's Conference Swimmer of the Week on Nov. 10 and Dec. 8

2014-15:

▪ Swam all three sprint free races at 2015 Horizon League Championship
▪ Horizon League Champion in 200 free (1:48.32), with that time ranking second in Oakland records
▪ Horizon League Champion in 100 free (50.20), moving up to third-best in team history
▪ Placed second in 50 free (23.20); that time is third-fastest in Oakland history
▪ Swam anchor on Oakland's Horizon League Champion 200 Medley Relay team that set an Oakland record (1:41.32)
▪ Swam leadoff on Oakland's Horizon League record-setting 400 Free Relay team (3:21.63)
▪ Swam leadoff on Oakland's Horizon League Champion 800 Free Relay team that set an Oakland record (7:21.44)
▪ Horizon League Swimmer of the Week (Dec. 8)

2013-14:
▪ Swam all three sprint free races at 2014 Horizon League Championship, advancing to the Championship final in all three events
▪ Took third in 200 free with a time of 1:51.00, which is sixth in team history
▪ Placed fifth in 100 free and finished sixth in 50 free
▪ Part of Oakland's 400 medley relay team that finished second at HLs and set the fastest time in program history (3:41.29)
▪ Part of Oakland's 200 free relay team that finished third at HLs and tied the third-best time in program history

2012-13:
▪ Earned all-league honors at The Summit League Championships
▪ Won league title in the 200 free with a time of 1:51.27
▪ Captured league title in the 100 free with a time of 50.73
▪ Member of championship 200 free relay team that set a new league record
▪ Finished sixth in the 50 free
▪ Member of championship 400 medley, 400 free and 800 free relay teams

High School
▪ Four-year letter winner for coach Todd Brunty
▪ Six-time All-American honoree from 2009-11
▪ 12-time All-State honoree and six-time All-conference honoree last three seasons
▪ Member of two-time Michigan Division I State Championship team
▪ Finished fourth in the 100-Free and sixth in the 50-Free at the state meet her final year

Academic Achievements
▪ Horizon League Academic All-League selection (2014-15, 2015-16)
▪ Named to Horizon League Fall Honor Roll (2013, 2014, 2015) 

▪ Three-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American

▪ NISCA All-America Academic in 2012
▪ AP Scholar Award winner

Top Athletic Performance
▪ Earning 23.92 in the 50-Free, 51.52 in the 100-Free and 1:54.79 in the 200-Free

Personal
Full Name: Nicole Anne Flynn
Parents: Jeff and Lisa Flynn
Siblings: Megan

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland:
1. Good academic programs
2. The team, the coaches and the facilities
3. The location

Flynn Personal Bests
Event 2015-16 Top Time Career Top Time
50 Free 22.90*
2016 HL Championship
2/24/16
22.90*
2016 HL Championship
2/24/16
* 50 Free time is 1st in Oakland history
100 Free 50.02*
2016 HL Championship
2/24/16
50.02*
2016 HL Championship
2/24/16
* 100 Free time is 2nd in Oakland history

200
Free

1:47.54*
2016 HL Championship
2/24/16
1:47.54*
2016 HL Championship
2/24/16
* 200 Free time is 1st in Oakland history

500
Free

-- 5:03.99
EMU Invite
12/6/14

1000
Free

-- 10:43.64
Wayne State
11/15/13

100 Breast

1:08.18
Cleveland State
1/30/16
1:08.18
Cleveland State
1/30/16

100 Fly

58.15
Cleveland State
1/30/16
58.15
Cleveland State
1/30/16

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