Anthony Welmers

Anthony Welmers
USA Rugby Eagle Profile
BornSeptember 20, 1992
HometownGrandville, MI
PositionsCenter (XV), Hooker (7s), Prop (7s)
High School Grandville
Height6'3
Weight225
Club Grand Rapids Gazelles
Caps 7s: 1
College Davenport University

Welmers started playing rugby in high school at Grandville High School. He attended Davenport University where he continued to play rugby and was named a Collegiate All-American (7s) in 2015 and 2016.

He competed in four developmental 7s Falcons tours in South America and France since 2016. He was first capped in 2016 during the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series in Capetown, South Africa and competed in three Seven's World Series Tournaments.

Welmers is a member of the Army World Class Athlete Program as well as currently playing for the USA 7s team.


Match List

DateVenueOpponentTeamCompetitionResult
10 Dec, 9:10 amCape Town StadiumSouth AfricaMen's Sevens
South Africa Sevens
10 - 28
11 Dec, 9:12 amCape Town StadiumFijiMen's Sevens
South Africa Sevens
12 - 28
08 Apr, 4:24 amHong Kong StadiumArgentinaMen's Sevens
Hong Kong Sevens
33 - 5
09 Apr, 6:30 amHong Kong StadiumAustraliaMen's Sevens
Hong Kong Sevens
19 - 26
15 Apr, 1:36 amThe National StadiumWalesMen's Sevens
Singapore 7s
35 - 19
16 Apr, 5:10 amThe National StadiumAustraliaMen's Sevens
Singapore 7s
40 - 7
02 Nov, 3:02 pmAvaya StadiumTongaMen's Sevens
SV7s
29 - 7
02 Nov, 3:13 pmAvaya StadiumChileMen's Sevens
SV7s
29 - 21
02 Nov, 7:28 pmAvaya StadiumNew ZealandMen's Sevens
SV7s
24 - 12
05 Nov, 4:46 pmAvaya StadiumFijiMen's Sevens
SV7s
24 - 5
05 Nov, 8:11 pmAvaya StadiumEnglandMen's Sevens
SV7s
27 - 0
05 Nov, 11:37 pmAvaya StadiumAustraliaMen's Sevens
SV7s
12 - 15