Representing the USA at the Tokyo Olympics.
Flippen graduated from the University of Utah with a degree in human development and family studies. Softball runs in her family. Her mom, Mary Lou Flippen, was an All-American softball player at Utah State and was a member of the 1980 and 1981 national championship teams.
Flippen was drafted 17th overall in the fourth round of the 2017 NPF Draft by the Scrap Yard Dawgs. She then signed a one-year contract with the Chicago Bandits on Feb. 12, 2019. As a member of Team USA she earned a silver medal at the 2017 World Cup of Softball, a gold at the 2017 Pan American Championship, and a bronze at the 2018 USA Softball International Cup.
- 2017 NFCA All-American.
- 2017 Pac-12 Player of the Year
- 2017 Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year
- 2017 All-Pac-12 Defensive Team
- 2017 First Team All-Pac-12
- 2016 NFCA All-American
- 2016 Pac-12 Player of the Year
- 2016 First Team NFCA All-Pacific Region
- 2016 First Team CoSIDA Academic All-American
- 2016 First Team All Pac-12
- 2016 First Team Pac-12 All-Academic
- 2016 Pac-12 All-Defensive Team
- 2016 CoSIDA Academic All-District 8 selection
- 2015 First Team NFCA All-Region
- 2015 Second Team All Pac-12
- 2015 First Team Pac-12 All-Academic
- 2015 First Team Pac-12 All-Defensive
- 2014 NFCA All-American Second Team
- 2014 NFCA All-Pacific Region
- 2014 All-Pac-12 First Team
- 2014 Pac-12 All-Freshman Team
- 2014 Named to NFCA's Freshman of the Year Top 25 Watch List
Hometown San Diego, California
Leagues Athletes Unlimited, National Pro Fastpitch
Favorite Pregame Meal Chicken, rice and veggies