Tate led Georgetown’s defense with 12.5 TFL and 5.0 sacks
Both seniors earn the selection for the second-consecutive year
Tate and Wilson earned first team honors; Akere, Dereus and Ellsworth named to second team
David Akere finished with 14 tackles to move to fifth all-time on Georgetown's career list
Georgetown will recognize its 27 seniors in a pregame ceremony
Football Senior Day vs. Colgate - 11/18/17
The Hoyas celebrated Senior Day on Saturday, November 14 against No. 16 Fordham at Cooper Field.
Georgetown football opened its 2015 home schedule against Marist on Saturday, September 12.
Georgetown hosted Lehigh on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at Multi-Sport Field.
2016: Named a team co-captain prior to the season ... Played in all 11 games as a junior ... Ranked second on the team with 77 tackles and two interceptions ... Had three double-digit tackle games ... Tied for second on the team with five pass breakups ... Forced and recovered a fumble in the season opener against Davidson (9/3) ... Registered 11 tackles and an interception against Columbia (9/24) ... Made a season-high 12 tackles in back-to-back games against Harvard (9/30) and Princeton (10/8) ... Named Patriot League Weekly Honorable Mention (9/26) ... Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2015: Played all 11 games, starting 10 at safety during his sophomore season...Finished with 78 tackles, 1.5 TFL, 2 interceptions for 57 yards three pass breakups, one fumble recovery and one fumble forced...Had 12 tackles, one interception and a pass breakup vs. Marist (9/12)...Had a career-high 13 tackles, one forced fumble and a pass breakup at Harvard (10/2)...Had eight tackles a half TFL and a forced fumble vs. Lafayette (10/10)...Had five tackles and an interception vs. Fordham (11/14)...Selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2014: Played in all 11 games, starting seven at safety during his freshman season...Finished with 20 tackles, one interception and one pass breakup...Made five tackles and broke up one pass in his collegiate debut vs. Wagner (8/30)...Had a career-high six tackles at Dayton (9/6)...Recorded his first interception vs. Lehigh (11/1)...Selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
High School: Two-year letterwinner in football, also earned three letters in basketball and three in track...A senior team captain in football and two-time captain in track...Selected Second Team All-District as a defensive back as a senior...Earned Second Team State Academic Scholar in 2014...Was named team's defensive MVP in junior and senior seasons...Helped Hebron to an 8-4 record as a senior...Compiled 130 tackles, 15 tackles for loss, six forced fumbles and one interception during career...Coached in high school by Brian Brazil. Personal: Son of Labi and Shola Akere...Has one older sister, Lola, one younger brother Paul and one younger sister, Isabella...Involved in IMPACT, Light the Mic, Student Council, Model UN and Boys State.