David Akere
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David  Akere

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Carrollton, Texas

High School:
Hebron

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 208

Position:
DB


12/07/2017

Khristian Tate Named All-ECAC Second Team

Tate led Georgetown’s defense with 12.5 TFL and 5.0 sacks

11/22/2017

McLaughlin, Williamson Named to Academic All-Patriot League Team

Both seniors earn the selection for the second-consecutive year

11/21/2017

Five Hoyas Earn All-Patriot League Honors

Tate and Wilson earned first team honors; Akere, Dereus and Ellsworth named to second team

11/18/2017

Georgetown Football Falls to Colgate on Senior Day

David Akere finished with 14 tackles to move to fifth all-time on Georgetown's career list

11/17/2017

Hoyas Host Colgate for Senior Day

Georgetown will recognize its 27 seniors in a pregame ceremony

11/20/2017

Football Senior Day vs. Colgate - 11/18/17

Football Senior Day vs. Colgate - 11/18/17

11/14/2015

Georgetown vs. No. 16 Fordham

The Hoyas celebrated Senior Day on Saturday, November 14 against No. 16 Fordham at Cooper Field.

09/12/2015

Georgetown Football vs. Marist

Georgetown football opened its 2015 home schedule against Marist on Saturday, September 12.

11/01/2014

Georgetown vs. Lehigh Football

Georgetown hosted Lehigh on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at Multi-Sport Field.

2017: No. 35 Joe Eacobacci Memorial Jersey recipient

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.

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