2016 High School All-Gridiron Defense

Grenada linebacker J. J. Russell.

Here is our preseason 2016 All-Gridiron defense for high schools, as was released in Mississippi Gridiron magazine’s preview edition. Willie Gay was the choice as preseason defensive player of the year.

FIRST TEAM
DL Aaron Odom 6’3, 260, Sr, Callaway
DL O’Bryan Goodson 6′, 250, Sr, South Panola
DL Will Wallace 6’5, 240, Sr, Cathedral
DL Cordarrius Bailey 6’3, 220, Sr, Clarksdale
LB Willie Gay 6’2, 220, Sr, Starkville
LB Freddie Hartz 6’2, 225, Sr, Morton
LB Ronald Ladd 6’2, 200, Sr, Rosa Fort
LB J. J. Russell 6’2, 210, Sr, Grenada
DB C. J. Avery 6’1, 200, Sr, Grenada
DB Kam White 6’2, 200, Sr, Clinton
DB Schdarren Archie 6’2, 185, Sr, Brandon
DB Tyler Williams 6’2, 175, Sr, Lafayette
P Mason Hunt 5’11, 175, Sr, Stone
SECOND TEAM
DL Taekion Reed 6’4, 285, Sr, New Hope
DL Tayj Sykes 6’4, 290, Sr, Columbus
DL J’arius Warren 6’2, 255, Sr, Long Beach
DL Nathan Perry 6’4, 275, Sr, Germantown
LB Santrell Latham 6’2, 190, Sr, Meridian
LB William Robinson 6’3, 210, Jr, Hattiesburg
LB Jett Johnson 6’2, 225, Jr, Tupelo
LB D. J. Hall 5’11, 205, Sr, South Panola
DB Devin Rockette 5’11, 170, Sr, Oxford
DB D. Q. Thomas 6’1, 190, Sr, Oxford
DB Kalem Reddix 6’1, 200, Sr, St. Martin
DB Monterio Hunt 6’1, 190, Sr, Walnut
P Cooper Stevens 6′, 175, Sr, Senatobia
THIRD TEAM
DL Nelson Jordan 6’2, 235, Sr, Starkville
DL Lucky Davis 6’2, 305, Sr, McComb
DL Vincent McIntosh 6’1, 295, Jr, Shannon
DL Demarco Davis 6’3, 290, Sr, Independence
LB Ladarius Rule 6’2, 225, Sr, L. Cormorant
LB Jakaiser Glass 6’1, 220, Sr, Greenwood
LB Michael Washington 6’1, 215, Sr, W. Lauderdale
LB Daylen Gill 6’1, 210, Jr, Louisville
DB JemauriAn Jones 6′, 170, Jr, Brookhaven
DB Jaylon Reed 6’1, 165, Jr, Olive Branch
DB Emanuel Dabney 6’1, 170, Sr, Callaway
DB Cleveland Ford 5’10, 175, Sr, Gulfport
P Greg Hayden 5’7, 160, Jr, Vicksburg