4 - Tate Bloomer
Tate Bloomer
Height: 6-1
Weight: 170
Year: So.
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.
High School: Charlotte Country Day
Position: RB

2011: Lettered as a first-year ... expected to see significant playing time as a running back and return man during his sophomore campaign.

2010: Saw action in a majority of the team's games as a reserve running back/wide receiver and return man ... rushed six times for 90 yards and a touchdown ... returned eight punts for a 6.1 average per return and averaged 30.0 yards on four kickoff returns ... had a 60-yard touchdown run in a 48-17 win over Sewanee (9/11).

High School: Earned three letters each as a member of the football and baseball teams at Charlotte Country Day ... earned all-conference and all-state honors on the gridiron as a senior ... also named Team MVP and Special Teams Player of the Year by the Charlotte Weekly.

Personal: Father, Mark, played football at Virginia Tech … is an Eagle Scout … undeclared major.