Ronnie Tate
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Ronnie Tate

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Glendale, Ariz.

High School:
Westview

Last College:
Glendale CC

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 260

Position:
DL

Experience:
1L

2005: Played in nine games, all as a reserve ... had two tackles in three consecutive games beginning against Drake ... recorded seven tackles and 1.5 TFLs on the year.

Glendale CC: Collected 9.5 sacks as a sophomore ... NJCAA All-Region I honorable mention selection ... team posted a combined 14-6 mark in his two seasons ... coached by Joe Kersting.

Westview HS: Posted a team-high 12 sacks, a school record, his senior season ... first team all-region ... first team all-state ... three-year varsity player on a team that advanced to the playoffs every season ... coached by George Martinez.

Data: Born 3-8-85 in Phoenix, Ariz. ... son of Ron and Janie Tate ... youngest of three children ... junior college teammate of ISU's Brian Arndt ... major: recreation and park administration.