Hannah Flippen Promoted To Assistant Utah Softball Coach

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first_img Brad James FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailSALT LAKE CITY-Last Friday, Utah softball head coach Amy Hogue announced the promotion of Hannah Flippen to assistant coach of the program.Flippen replaces Maggie Livreri, who spent seven seasons with the Ute’ program and has assumed the head coach position at Boise State.A former softball player at Utah, Flippen still holds program records in runs, hits and batting average for the Utes.She played for the Utes from 2014-2017 and is the first player in program history to become a three-time All-American.Additionally, she is also the only player in history to become a four-time All-Pac-12 honoree.Among her other historic attainments in program history include being the first Ute to be named as Pac-12 softball player of the year in successive seasons and the first player to be the Pac-12 player of the year  and the conference’s defensive player of the year in the same season.Flippen graduated in 2017 with a degree in psychology, posting a 3.59 GPA in that discipline.Flippen is also a three-time All-Pac-12 academic team honoree and was the Utes’ first two-time academic All-American.She was the finalist for the 2017 NCAA Woman of the year award after taking a part in a number of social initiatives at Utah.Last summer, Flippen played professionally for the Conroe, Texas-based Scrap Yard Dawgs of the Fast Pitch Softball League.Internationally, she played for the USA Elite Team in 2016 and the national team in 2017.She is currently representing the U.S. at the Softball International Cup at Irvine, Calif. and is batting .750 with three home runs.She has scored nine times and amassed 13 RBI. Tags: Amy Hogue/Hannah Flippen/Maggie Livreri/Scrap Yard Dawgs/Utah Softball July 16, 2018 /Sports News – Local Hannah Flippen Promoted To Assistant Utah Softball Coach Written bylast_img

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