James Flanagan


Player profile

  • Year Junior
  • Hometown Pleasantville, N.Y.
  • Last School Briarcliff School

Ohio State Career

  • Two-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and an Academic All-Big Ten honoree

Sophomore Season (2020-21)

  • Picked up a bout win
  • Buckeyes won CCFC men’s team championship and foil squad was conference co-champion
  • Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten choice

Freshman Season (2019-20)

  • Placed 17th at MFC Championships
  • Tied for third at OSU Open
  • 14-5 at OSU Duals, with 9-1 mark at Northwestern Duals and 9-0 record at Wayne State Duals
  • 39-26 in the regular season
  • Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

Prior to Ohio State

  • Came in 28th place in junior men’s foil at the 2019 Junior Olympics


  • Has a younger sister, Catherine
  • Hobbies include playing guitar and reading