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From: Salt Lake City, Utah
High School: Cottonwood
"I have written offers from Nebraska, Arizona, Colorado, and Kansas," said Alex Cate. "I am looking at those schools and I also like Georgia, Iowa and Cal. Nebraska and Arizona are the ones I am looking at the hardest right now.
"I have been speaking with coach (Nebraska Head Coach Bill) Callahan at Nebraska and coach (Offensive Coordinator Mike) Canales at Arizona. I like a lot of the same things about those programs. They both have good coaches and they are both on their way back to the top."
Colorado is a school he is starting to look into more. "I have always liked the Colorado program. I have talked to a lot of people that have good things to say about it. It is a nice place. I am getting in contact with their coaches tomorrow (today)."
As a junior, Cate threw for 3586 yards, 40 touchdowns, and 13 interceptions in completing 196 out of 379 attempts. He also had one rushing touchdown. Cate was named first team all-state. "I read defenses well so I can recognize a lot of things. I have good feet and am technically sound."
Cate will attend a Scout.com combine in May, and also plans on attending a camp at Georgia. "I am not sure about any others right now."
His father played for Utah, but the Utes do not appear to have a shot at him. "I have spoken with the coaches there and they are nice, but I am really looking to go out-of-state. My father played for Utah. My parents are mainly leaving this decision up to me."
He carries a 3.3 core GPA just took the ACT. Cate would like to major in Business.