Dakota Mitchell signing day profile: Florida Gators recruiting

Dakota Mitchell

School: Winter Park

Hometown: Winter Park, FL.

Height: 6-0

Weight: 185

Position: safety

247 Ranking: 3-star

Recruited by: Torrian Gray

Enrollment date: Summer of 2021

Notable: Mitchell originally committed to LSU before flipping to Florida earlier this year. Florida has told Mitchell he will start off in the nickel but could eventually move to his natural position safety but it will depend on his size.

Quotable: “I’ve been a Florida fan since I was like four years so that’s been my dream school for the longest,” Mitchell said. “I just love how they do stuff over there and the atmosphere is just crazy and I like the coaches and just feel like it’s a good fit for me.”














Andrew Spivey
Andrew always knew he wanted to be involved with sports in some capacity. He began by coaching high school football for six years before deciding to pursue a career in journalism. While coaching, he was a part of two state semifinal teams in the state of Alabama. Given his past coaching experience, he figured covering recruiting would be a perfect fit. He began his career as an intern for Rivals.com, covering University of Florida football recruiting. After interning with Rivals for six months, he joined the Gator Country family as a recruiting analyst. Andrew enjoys spending his free time on the golf course and watching his beloved Atlanta Braves. Follow him on Twitter at @AndrewSpiveyGC.