Brate Earns Recognition on Beyond Sports Network All-America Team

Cameron Brate made 18 touchdown catches in his career (Gil Talbot).

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Senior tight end Cameron Brate of the Harvard football team has been named to the Beyond Sports Network All-America team, it was announced Thursday.

Brate, a native of Naperville, Ill., was tabbed to the All-America honorable mention team after making 25 catches for 403 yards and five touchdowns during the fall. A semifinalist for the William V. Campbell Trophy, given to the best scholar-athlete in the nation, was unanimously selected to the All-Ivy League first team for the second straight season.

Brate, who concluded his career in Cambridge fourth in team history with 18 touchdown receptions, also earned recognition on the FCS All-New England team. Brate graduates 12th in Harvard’s record book with 91 career catches and ninth with 1,381 receiving yards.

In Harvard’s 34-7 win over Yale in The Game, Brate caught three passes for 91 yards, earning a spot on the College Football Performance Awards Honor Roll for the third time in 2013.

Brate and the Crimson finished 9-1 overall and 6-1 in the Ivy League en route to the program’s 15th Ivy League title. Harvard also defeated Yale for the seventh straight season and 12th time in 13 years.