ALBANY, Ga.- Albany State defensive lineman Grover Stewart has been named to the 2016 Preseason All-America Team.

Stewart, a 6-5, 300-lb senior from Camilla, Ga. is a three-year starter for the Golden Rams. During the 2015 season, he started all 10 games and recorded 29 tackles (19 solos), 15 of which were for a total loss of 56 yards. He also had a team-high seven sacks for a loss of 37 total yards.

Image result for albany state golden rams footballIn 2015, Stewart was also an SIAC All-Conference selection for the defensive team. The accolade marked the third time in three seasons he has been a member of the all-league team. Stewart is also a 2016 SIAC Preseason All-Conference selection.