Morgantown, West Virginia – The Mountaineers’ long snapper for the past two seasons, Rex Sunahara, is finally getting a chance to play at the next level. Sunahara, who handled the long snapping duties for punts, field goals and extra points for the Mountaineers, will sign with the Miami Dolphins following a COVID-19 exam.
Hearing the Dolphins are expected to sign Longsnapper Rex Sunahara! He will be taking a COVID-19 exam and then should be signing
— NFL Draft Diamonds (@DraftDiamonds) July 30, 2020
Sunahara was a 2019 Patrick Mannelly Award Semifinalist, which is given to the nation’s top long snapper. In addition, he played in the 2020 NFLPA Collegiate All-Star game and the 2020 Hula Bowl game.
Now, Sunahara will have an opportunity to play professionally in Miami. Best of luck! Once a Mountaineer, Always a Mountaineer!