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Kainoa Winston: Gonzaga College High School Football – NUC 5 Star 2025 DB is the Real Deal !!!
Kainoa Winston, a junior at Gonzaga College High School in Washington D.C., has recently been recognized for his football accolades and play. He has earned a five-star rating from NUC Sports, and is seen as a top prospect for college football.
Winston grew up playing football and attributes much of his success to the work and effort he put in while growing up. What started out as a couple of sprints here and there has evolved into full blown football training. It turns out, by doing the extra things it helped with his development and play on the field. The focus on training at such a young age led him to being better prepared both physically and mentally to compete at a higher level. Winston continues to train and uses it to help him gain more recognition as he continues to develop.
Kainoa has always been a major contributor to his teams. He also runs track for the varsity team at his school and currently holds the 200 meter record at 21.58! As a member of the school’s 4×100 meter team, they have recorded some of the best times in the state.
In terms of physical ability, the 2025 DB who projects to be a safety in college has incredible burst and explosion, not only breaking on footballs but as a tackler as well. He is also a playmaker in terms of using his speed to get his hands on balls as a defender. A player with natural speed and ability to close both when the ball is in the air or on a run play. He can change a game in a blink. Additionally, he possesses great hands and the football IQ allowing him to grasp concepts and where he needs to be. Each of these attributes bring more and more eyes on the top 2025 prospect.
Kainoa is now being recruited by some of the top college football programs in the country. His future looks bright, and it seems likely that he will gain even more recognition and success in the future. Schools such as Penn State, Florida State, Auburn, Texas, Miami, Maryland, Rutgers, Notre Dame, LSU, and Michigan all have formally offered.
Off the field, Winston when not training works within the community. He is a mentor to younger student athletes and a role model for aspiring football players. Kainoa is involved in a number of community outreach programs, and works hard to ensure a bright future for the communities he continues to serve.
Super impressed with FS Kainoa Winston 6’ 190 Washington DC Gonzaga prep. Plays downhill can hit like a ton of bricks and covers as well as any FS in the Atlantic coast region. 3.8 GPA. Runs a 10.6 100 m.@KainoaWinston Rates as a 4*+ with all American skills. Dynamic. pic.twitter.com/Ji0XQHjV5P— Tom Lemming (@LemmingReport) September 7, 2023