2016 second team AP All-State selection.
2016 Courier-Journal All-State selection.
2016 Class 2A-District Six Player of the Year by the Kentucky Football Coaches Association.
Played both ways at linebacker and running back.
Led the team in tackles as a senior with 126, including 96 solo stops.
Recovered four fumbles and had three interceptions in 2016.
Rushed for 1,567 yards on 150 carries (10.5 average) with 22 touchdowns as a senior.
Had three kick returns for touchdowns in 2016.
Given name is Derrick Danta Jr. Barnes.
Born May 29, 1999.
Is majoring in exploratory studies.