Photo: Winkie Family
Rivals ★ ★ 247 ★ ★ Scout ★ ★
Three-year letterwinner for school located north of Atlanta... Regarded as one of the nation's top long snapper prospects... Started two years for War Eagles as snapper... As senior, also started offensive center, helping South Forsyth to 7-3 overall record...Lettered in baseball earlier in prep career... Super academic achiever, AP scholar and National Merit semifinalist.
Jonathan David Winkie... Born Apri 11, 1996... Son of Jonathan and Ashleigh Winkie... Dad is an engineer; mom is a middle school teacher... Has a younger brother, Jack... Hopes to become a history teacher and football coach... Trivia enthusiast.
SOUTH FORSYTH COACH JEFF ARNETTE
"I can't tell you how proud I am of Davis today. He's just a great person with tremendous work ethic, a guy loved by his classmates, teammates and coaches.
"Davis is the best long snapper that I've ever laid eyes on. I've been so blessed for the last two years with Davis handling our snapping chores.
"Davis is such a mature kid in every aspect. He wants to be the very best at what he does and it shows. He wants to be the best snapper possible. He wants to be the best student possible, and he wants to be the best person possible. He's one of those guys that just makes your team better."
Selected Vanderbilt over Army, Penn State, South Carolina and Yale among others