42 Paul Pate
42 Paul Pate
Height: 6-2
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: Manhasset, N.Y.
High School: Manhasset
Position: Defenseman
Major: Government
House Affiliation: Dunster

2012 (Senior):
Team tri-captain ... Started all 12 games he appeared in ... Named to NEILA All-New England second team and NEILA Senior Scholar-Athlete team ... Selected to USILA North-South All-Star Game ... Collected 12 ground balls ... Caused two turnovers and picked up two ground balls against Hofstra (March 3) ... Collected two ground balls and caused a turnover at Georgetown (March 10) ... ... Grabbed two ground balls against Brown (March 17) ... Collected two ground balls against Dartmouth (March 24) ... Snared a ground ball against Michigan (March 31) ... Caused a turnover at Cornell (April 7) ... Added a caused turnover at Penn (April 14) ... Collected a ground ball against Princeton (April 21) ... Snared two ground balls at Yale (April 28).

2011 (Junior):
Earned All-Ivy League honorable mention ... Named to Ivy League all-tournament team ... Tabbed to NEILA All-New England second team ... Started all 16 games ... Grabbed 24 ground balls and caused six turnovers ... Collected a ground ball against Canisius (Feb. 26) ... Picked up three ground balls at No. 5 Hofstra (March 5) ... Had three ground balls against Holy Cross (March 15) ... Picked up three ground balls in victory over No. 14 Massachusetts (March 29) ... Scooped up three ground balls at Albany (April 2) ... Caused two turnovers and had two ground balls against No. 6 Cornell (April 9) ... Had a ground ball against No. 15 Penn (April 16) ... Picked up two ground balls in win over No. 14 Yale (April 30) ... Caused two turnovers and scooped up three ground balls against No. 15 Penn (May 6).

2010 (Sophomore):
Appeared in 10 contests, starting six ... Had a ground ball in season-opening victory against Canisius (Feb. 27) ... Collected a ground ball against Colgate (March 16) ... Snared a ground ball in Ivy opener against Brown (March 20) ... Picked up a ground ball against No. 7 Duke (April 2).

2009 (Freshman):
Saw action in 10 games ... Grabbed a ground ball against Presbyterian (March 27).

Before Harvard:
Four-year letterwinner in lacrosse and three-year letterwinner in football ... Captain of the lacrosse team senior year at Manhassett High ... 2008 U.S. Lacrosse All-American ... Two-time All-County and All-Academic County ... 2008 Nassau County Co-Defenseman of the Year ... 2007 Empire State gold medalist ... Nassau County Scholar-Athlete finalist in 2008 ... Member of the National Honor Society ... AP Scholar with Distinction ... National Merit Commended ... Father, Carl, played football at Hofstra.