Women’s Rugby News

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Women’s Rugby Player of the Week: Savannah Bauder, UBC

  • Position: Fly Half
  • Hometown: North Vancouver, B.C.
  • Year of eligibility: 4th
  • Program: Arts

Savannah Bauder was invincible in the Thunderbirds’ electrifying 96-0 victory over the Calgary Dinos on Sunday at home in Vancouver. The fourth-year arts student smashed her previous seasonal best score and contributed to 32 out of the 96 points on the scoreboard. Bauder counted three tries, seven conversions and a well-executed drop goal, the first drop goal in U SPORTS women’s rugby in recent memory. Her performance helped the Thunderbirds remain undefeated at 3-0 and No. 3 ranked in Canada.