A Collegiate All American at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Augspurger residency contract at the Olympic Training Center and became member of the USA Rugby Men's Sevens under Head Coach Mike Friday. Augspurger made 15 World Rugby Sevens Series stop appearances and helped Team USA win Bronze at the 2015 Pan Am games. He was selected as a reserve for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, travelling with the team and assisting in training.
Before leaving for Rio, Augspurger was brought in to train with the Men's Eagles at scrum half. He made his International XV debut with the Men's Eagles against Italy on June 18, 2016, starting at the no. 9 position. Augspurger went on to start in all of his next four matches (Russia, Maori All Blacks, Romania, Tonga), establishing himself as the new starting 9 .
Nate has played at the Sr. Club level for Old Blue of New York.