Pat is in his first season as an assistant coach and will work with the the running backs and wide receivers.
A native of Manchester, Conn., Pat is a 2013 graduate of the Academy an was a running back before moving to receiver in 2012 and earned first team All-conference honors leading the team wtih 743 yards and seven touchdowns. He broke the single-game receiving record with 211 yards against Fitchburg State and he still owns the record for longest pass play when he caught a 98-yard touchdown also against Fitchburg State.
Following graduation, he was assigned to the 270 ft Medium Endurance Cutter CAMPBELL in Portsmouth, N.H. where he acted as the Assistant Operations Officer and Assistant Navigator in support of Federal Fisheries laws and treaties.
Following his time in New Hampshire, he was assigned to be the Executive Officer of the newly commissioned Fast Response Cutter CGC RAYMOND EVANS homeported in Key West, Fla.
He currently serves as an Instructor in the Professional Maritime Studies Department at the Academy.