DITR: D’wayne Winfield

D’wayne Windfield is class of 2023 dual-threat quarterback for Lutcher High in Lutcher, LA. He is 6’2 and weighs 209 pounds. D’wayne has offers from Louisville, UCF, and Virginia. He has made the First Team All-District twice. In his sophomore season, he had 1,350 yards, he had 153 carries, 17 rushing touchdowns, and 6 passing touchdowns. In a single game, his rushing record was 12 carries for 332 yards. On top of his achievements, he maintains a 3.5 GPA.


Tell me a little bit about yourself.

My nickname is Lunch. When I was little, my grandfather had a piece of chicken and I tried to grab it from him. Ever since then, he called me Lunch.

How did you start playing football?

My dad had a little league team when I was 4 or 5. It was called Lutcher Bobcats. We all grew up playing football. 

What sets you apart from your competition?

I’m one of the hardest working leaders you’ll ever find. I separate myself from everybody.

What keeps you motivated?

My mom and dad and my family. They motivate me to do better to make sure they’re taken care of.

How do you prepare for a game?

Watch film before. Make sure I know the other team. I try to get everyone mentally prepared and make sure all my teammates know what’s going on.

What are some of your goals for the season?

I want to go to the state championship. I want to pass for 2,000 yards and rush for about 1,000

Where do you see yourself in the future regarding your football career?

Going to the NFL.

What is an important lesson you have learned from football?

I learned that when you’re winning the people love you, and when you’re losing, they hate you.

What do you believe are your greatest strengths?

That I’m a leader. I know how to do everything independently. And I can separate myself from things you’re not supposed to do.