Hali Flickinger: “I don’t think I remembered how to swim the 200 Back”

Reported by Lauren Neidigh.

Produced by Coleman Hodges.


  1. Melanie Margalis, 1:58.78
  2. Hali Flickinger, 1:59.20
  3. Kayla Sanchez, 1:59.81

Melanie Margalis was back at it again with the gold medal in tongiht’s 200 free final. She reached into the wall about 4 tenths ahead of UGA teammate Hali Flickinger to secure her 2nd gold and 3rd medal of the meet. Canadian 15-year-old Kayla Sanchez broke 2 minutes for the first time, touching in 1:59.81 for bronze. Before this weekend, Sanchez’s best was a 2:01.25 from 2016 Junior Pan Pacs.


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3 years ago

Is she needing a whole extra year of classes to graduate from school? I thought she was a senior last year??

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Coleman Hodges

Coleman started his journey in the water at age 1, and although he actually has no memory of that, something must have stuck. A Missouri native, he joined the Columbia Swim Club at age 9, where he is still remembered for his stylish dragon swim trunks. After giving up on …

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