Robert Simkins
Robert  Simkins

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
San Rafael, Calif.

High School:
Terra Linda HS '18

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 165

Position:
WR


12/20/2017

Ten sign NLIs with UC Davis football

Top talents from throughout the state, and the Pacific Northwest, are the newest members of the program after committing during early signing period

TERRA LINDA HS '18: Led Terra Linda HS to a Marin County Athletic League title and North Coast Section playoff run throughout his three years with the program... Selected team captain by his teammates... Versatile skill set allowed him to play three positions: quarterback, wide receiver and defensive back... Earned MVP, Most Valuable Offensive Player, and three all-league awards... Named to the All-MCAL first team as a wide receiver and defensive back.

PERSONAL: Plans to major in communication... The second of Amy and Robert Simkins’ three children... Austin is his older sibling, Savannah is the youngest member of the family... Simkins is another member of his family to play Division I football... His grandfather was an All-American at Cal and played for legendary coach Pappy Waldorf... His grandfather is one of “Pappy’s Boys,” who gather on a regular basis to honor their coach... Simkins’ grandmother’s cousin was the first African-American orthodontist in Georgia.