Faculty & Staff

Athletics

Ryan Flickinger, B.S.
Associate Director of Admissions/ Director of Athletic Recruiting
Phone: 641-585-1655 ext 203
Fax: 641-585-1658
Email: flickingr@waldorf.edu

Education:
B.S. in Wellness Management from Waldorf College

Biography:
Prior to becoming the Associate Director of Admissions and Director of Athletic Recruiting at Waldorf College, Flickinger was a member of the Waldorf baseball team's coaching staff for seven seasons, assuming duties as head coach in 2010. He lead the Warriors as head coach for three seasons. Flickinger graduated from Denver High School in Denver, Iowa, before attending Waldorf College where he pitched for the Warrior baseball team and finished his college career as a student coach. He earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Wellness Management at Waldorf in 2006. After graduation, Flickinger was employed by Covenant Wellness Center in Waterloo, Iowa, where he worked with many athletes in the Cedar Valley area as a Personal Trainer. Flickinger returned to the Waldorf baseball coaching staff in 2007, when he began working as an admissions counselor at Waldorf College. During the previous four seasons Coach Flickinger had been the pitching coach and head junior varsity coach for the Warriors. During that time he has seen continued growth and development in the pitching side of the game. In 2011, Flickinger coached a pitching staff that had one First Team All-Conference pitcher, a staff ERA of 4.32 on the season (3rd best in the MCC), least amount of hits allowed at 293 and an opponent batting average of .254, also lowest in the league.

Additional Information:
Ryan is married to his wife, Heather, who is an instructor at North Iowa Area Community College in the wellness department. Heather is also an online instructor at Waldorf College.