Thor Pate | Outside Linebackers
Alma Mater: Guilford, 2013
Thor Pate joins the Brevard Staff for the 2013 season to work with the outside linebackers and serve as Assistant Video Coordinator.
Pate spent two seasons as a volunteer coach for West Montgomery High School during his football career at Guilford College. While at WMHS, Pate helped with summer workouts, preseason camp, and sideline responsibilities.
While at Guilford College, Pate started at a variety of positions including TE/H Back, Nose-guard, and Defensive End. Pate earned the Outstanding Senior Performer Award during his final campaign with the Quakers, and was a one-time Dean’s List student.
While a member of the Quaker football team, Pate was part of a group of players that totaled over 1,000 volunteer hours in the community. Some projects Thor worked directly with included Relay for Life, freshman move-in day, and the 1,000 Villages Project.
Thor is the son of John and Tammie Pate, and has three sisters Kelly, Kathleen, and Kasey. His father, John, who was a longtime assistant at Georgia Southern University and now Head coach for the USFL Kentucky Thoroughbreds, has over 30 years of coaching experience in college, high-school, arena, and semi-pro levels.
Pate graduated from Guilford in May 2013 with a degree in History and a minor in Business Management.