Player Profiles

Bria                               Welker
Class: Fr.
Hometown: Ridgeley, W.Va.
Height: 5-6
Sport: Women's Track
Position: 400 Hurdles / Sprints


  • Ran for Coach Amanda Moreland at Frankfort High School
  • Four-year letterwinner at Frankfort High
  • West Virginia state meet record in 200-meter dash (25.15) and 400-meter dash (57.13)
  • Helped lead Frankfort to 2013 State Championship and runner-up in 2010 and 2012
  • Three-time state champion in 200-meter dash in 2010, 2012 and 2013 and two-time state champion in 100-meter dash in 2012 and 2013
  • Three-time state champion in 400-meter dash in 2010, 2012 and 2013 and two-time state champion in the long jump in 2010 and 2012
  • Recorded a state championship in the 300-meter hurdles in 2013
  • 2010 Gatorade WV Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Year
  • Holds Frankfort High records for 100-meter, 200-meter and 400-meter dashes, as well as in the long jump and 300-meter hurdles
  • Wendy’s High School Heisman winner for Mineral County
  • Four-year letterwinner in soccer and holds school record for most goals in a season with 26
  • Two-year letterwinner in basketball
  • Birthday is April 18
  • Daughter of Greg and Kimberly Welker
  • Sister Kendra is a rower at WVU
  • Father Greg  played baseball at Frostburg State University
  • Exercise Physiology major
  • Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team

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