Kelly Griffin

Kelly Griffin
USA Rugby Eagle Profile
Born November 7, 1986
Hometown Berkeley, CA
PositionHooker (7s)
High School Berkeley
Height 5'5"
Weight 145
Club Berkeley All Blues W.R.C.
World Series 20
College University of California, Los Angeles
Twitter  @kgrif1
Instagram  @kelly.griff

• Collegiate All-American 15s (2007, 2008)
• Rugby World Cup Sevens 2013 & 2018
• Toronto PanAm Games 2015
• Olympic Games Rio 2016

Kelly Griffin played basketball and soccer in high school before picking up rugby her first year at UCLA. There, she was selected to the USA Rugby U23 team in 2006 and 2007 and USA Rugby AIG Women’s Collegiate All-Americans in 2007 and 2008.

Griffin won the 2011 Women's Club Sevens National Championship with Berkeley All-Blues where she was named MVP. She followed the achievement by winning the 2011 Women's All-Star National Championship with Pacific Coast and the 2011 Women's Premier League Championship with Berkeley All-Blues, leading the league in tries scored.

At the Rugby World Cup Sevens 2013 in Moscow, the athlete helped the Women's Sevens win Bronze and later added a Silver medal at the Toronto 2015 PanAm Games. She was then named to the 12-player Team USA squad for Rugby Sevens' debut at the Rio 2016 Olympic Summer Games.


Match List

Date Venue OpponentTeamCompetition Result
01 Apr, 6:00 pmChula Vista Elite Athlete Training CenterCanadaWomen's Eagles
CanAm
10 - 37
Date Venue OpponentTeamCompetition Result
02 Feb, 8:52 pmAllianz StadiumRussiaWomen's Sevens
Sydney7s
10 - 19
02 Feb, 11:12 pmAllianz StadiumEnglandWomen's Sevens
Sydney7s
22 - 14
03 Feb, 1:54 amAllianz StadiumSpainWomen's Sevens
Sydney7s
20 - 5
03 Feb, 6:22 pmKippax FieldIrelandWomen's Sevens
Sydney7s
17 - 5
03 Feb, 10:04 pmAllianz StadiumNew ZealandWomen's Sevens
Sydney7s
19 - 12
04 Feb, 1:42 amAllianz StadiumCanadaWomen's Sevens
Sydney7s
17 - 21
03 Mar, 11:17 amSam Boyd StadiumIrelandWomen's Sevens
Vegas7s
21 - 24
03 Mar, 2:02 pmSam Boyd StadiumSpainWomen's Sevens
Vegas7s
22 - 7
Date Venue OpponentTeamCompetition Result
20 Apr, 10:58 pmMikuni World StadiumFranceWomen's Sevens
Japan7s
0 - 36
21 Apr, 2:04 amMikuni World StadiumNew ZealandWomen's Sevens
Japan7s
12 - 31
21 Apr, 4:26 amMikuni World StadiumJapanWomen's Sevens
Japan7s
45 - 17
21 Apr, 10:58 pmMikuni World StadiumJapanWomen's Sevens
Japan7s
34 - 14
22 Apr, 4:19 amMikuni World StadiumIrelandWomen's Sevens
Japan7s
24 - 19
20 Jul, 3:34 pmAT&T ParkChinaWomen's Sevens
RWC7s
38 - 7
20 Jul, 10:43 pmAT&T ParkRussiaWomen's Sevens
RWC7s
33 - 17
21 Jul, 4:12 pmAT&T ParkNew ZealandWomen's Sevens
RWC7s
21 - 26
21 Jul, 10:22 pmAT&T ParkAustraliaWomen's Sevens
RWC7s
14 - 24
Date Venue OpponentTeamCompetition Result
Date Venue OpponentTeamCompetition Result
Date Venue OpponentTeamCompetition Result
Date Venue OpponentTeamCompetition Result
Date Venue OpponentTeamCompetition Result
03 Dec, 3:42 amThe Sevens StadiumIrelandWomen's Sevens
Dubai7s
5 - 12
03 Dec, 6:38 amThe Sevens StadiumFijiWomen's Sevens
Dubai7s
19 - 24
03 Dec, 9:13 amThe Sevens StadiumCanadaWomen's Sevens
Dubai7s
5 - 35
28 May, 5:44 amStade Gabriel MontpiedEnglandWomen's Sevens
Clermont7s
7 - 26
28 May, 8:50 amStade Gabriel MontpiedSpainWomen's Sevens
Clermont7s
10 - 12
28 May, 11:34 amStade Gabriel MontpiedKenyaWomen's Sevens
Clermont7s
31 - 0
29 May, 6:20 amStade Gabriel MontpiedEnglandWomen's Sevens
Clermont7s
12 - 21
Date Venue OpponentTeamCompetition Result
06 Aug, 12:00 pmDeodoro StadiumFijiTeam USA Women
Olympic Games
7 - 12
06 Aug, 5:00 pmDeodoro StadiumColombiaTeam USA Women
Olympic Games
48 - 0
07 Aug, 12:30 pmDeodoro StadiumAustraliaTeam USA Women
Olympic Games
12 - 12
07 Aug, 5:30 pmDeodoro StadiumNew ZealandTeam USA Women
Olympic Games
0 - 5
08 Aug, 1:00 pmDeodoro StadiumFijiTeam USA Women
Olympic Games
12 - 7
08 Aug, 5:00 pmDeodoro StadiumFranceTeam USA Women
Olympic Games
19 - 5