Position: Defensive lineman
Defensive stats: 97 tackles, 25 TFL, 5 Sacks, 4 FF, 2 FR, 1 INT
Notes: Stinnett became just the second Sikeston player to win the Derland Moore Award named for the best defensive player in the SEMO Conference. The 6-2, 215-pound lineman improved in every statistical category from a season ago to lead a defense that held opponents to 3.5 yards per rush and 23 points per game. Stinnett was also named the 2016 Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association All-Region Class 4/5 Lineman of the Year garnering spots on the offensive and defensive first teams.
DL: Josh Stinnett, Sikeston, Sr.; Ivory Winters, Hayti, So.; Alex Crawford, Malden, Sr.; Mason Tidwell, East Prairie, Sr. LB: Jeremy Tucker, Charleston, Jr.; Chad Housman, East Prairie, Sr.; George Qualls, Caruthersville, Sr.; Dayon Moore, Hayti, Sr. DB: Casey Gregory, East Prairie, Sr.; Dre Johnson, Sikeston, Sr.; Bryce Strawn, Caruthersville, Jr. P: Jason Jarrell, Dexter, Sr.