Name: Kristen Thomas
Position: Center
Sport: Rugby
Event(s): Sevens, 15s
Height: 5-8
Weight: 153
DOB: 7/1/1993
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pa.
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa.
High School: John W. Hallahan Girls High School (Philadelphia, Pa.)
College: University of Central Florida ’15, Theater Studies
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 6th
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2018 – 4th
  • Years of participation: 2017, 2018
  • Top Finish: 4th – 2018 (sevens); 2017 (15s)
Personal: Daughter of Kimberli Jenkins and Larry Thomas…Began playing rugby as a freshman in college…She volunteers with HandsOn San Diego at Kitchens for Good and with the Boys and Girls Club….Hobbies include carpentry, baking, volunteering, cooking, roller skating, video games, and sewing.