USA Women’s Rugby Sevens Team

The Squad

Kelly Griffin
Bui Baravilala
Ryan Carlyle
Lauren Doyle
Joanne Fa’avesi
Carmen Farmer
Victoria Folayan
Jessica Javelet
Kathryn Johnson
Alev Kelter
Jillion Potter
Richelle Stephens

About the Team

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The USA Women finished in 6th place in the 2015/16 World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series taking the silver medal in Toronto.

“It is a very exciting time for USA Rugby and I am very honored to name the first USA Women’s Sevens rugby team to compete,” USA Women’s Head Coach Richie Walker said. “Most of the players that I have selected have a considerable amount of experience. Every player has played on the Sevens World Series and some players have played 15s for the USA, as well.”

Team USA are in Pool A along with Australia, Colombia, and Fiji – a tough group to come out of given Australia is favorites to win it all.

USA women's rugby sevens totals Rio Olympics