Name: Naya Tapper
Sport: Rugby
Event(s): Sevens
Position: Wing
Height: 5-9
Weight: 176
DOB: 8/3/1994
Birthplace: Beaufort, S.C.
Hometown: Beaufort, S.C.
High School: West Mecklenburg High School (Charlotte, N.C.) ‘12
College: University of North Carolina ‘16, Exercise and Sports Science
Team/Club: USA Sevens Residency Program
Other Career Highlights
  • 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens, 4th
  • 2018 World Rugby Sevens Series Glendale, 2nd
  • 2018 World Rugby Sevens Series Dubai, 4th
  • 2018 World Rugby Sevens Series Sydney, 3rd
  • 2018 World Rugby Sevens Series Kitakyushu, 3rd
  • 2018 World Rugby Sevens Series Langford, 3rd
  • 2018 World Rugby Sevens Series Biarritz, 1st
  • 2018 World Rugby Sevens Series Langford, 3rd
  • 2018 World Rugby Sevens Series Paris, 4th
  • 2017 World Rugby Sevens Series Dubai, 2nd
Personal: Daughter of Juanita Nater-Tapper…Began playing rugby at age 24…Loves turtles…Hobbies include shopping, spending time with family, and going out to dance and listen to music with friends…Fluent in Spanish as well…Favorite movies are Scary Movie 2, Step Brothers and Bridesmaids…Christmas is her favorite holiday.
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