The Houston SaberCats added Trace Bolstad for the 2022 MLR season. The 27-year-old fly half is from Hopkins, Minnesota.
Trace joins the team from Rugby HTX and signed with NOLA Gold in 2020, but did not play during the regular season. He practiced with the team and played for New Orleans RFC.
Trace attended Hopkins High School and was a multi sport athlete playing football, as well as being the captain of the hockey and rugby teams.
He attended the University of Minnesota-Duluth from 2013-2018 earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance. He also won multiple National Championships and was the Division 2 National Player of the Year and a Collegiate All-American.
Trace also played with Metropolis RFC and helped the team advance to the USA Club 7s Nationals in 2018. He also played with Stars 7s in the 2019 Coral Coast 7s.