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
Tate had nine tackles, a fumble recovery and returned an interception for a touchdown
David Akere finished with 14 tackles to move to fifth all-time on Georgetown's career list
High School: A four-year letterwinner and four-year starter in football...Also a four-year letterwinner in basketball and track & field...A three-year captain on the football team, while also serving as captain of basketball and track teams for two years apiece...Helped lead Covenant Academy to an undefeated season and Region and State Championship in 2015...Rushed for 1,000 yards on 49 carries as a senior...Rushed for 2,429 yards and 32 touchdowns on 216 carries in 22 games over his final two seasons, averaging 11.2 yards per carry...Returned seven kickoffs for 278 yards and two touchdowns...On defense had 118 tackles, 27 tackles for loss, 3.5 sacks...Coached by Christopher Lee Oxford.
Personal: Son of Perry and Pauline Tate...Has one older sister, Kaylah, one older brother, Keionte and one younger brother Kameron...Was elected Class President...A member of the National Honor Society.