2018 (Jr.): • Phil Steele Postseason All-Independent second team • VaSID All-State second team • Started all 12 games at defensive end • Finished his first season at Liberty with 55 tackles (30 solo, 25 assisted) and 13.5 tackles for a loss (74 yards) • Became the third player in program history to record 10 or more sacks in the season, finishing the year with 10.0 sacks for a loss of 62 yards • Would have ranked No. 8 in the country in sacks per game (0.83) if Liberty was eligible for the FBS national rankings (not eligible due to FBS transition process) • Also added two quarterback hurries, two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery • Finished his first game at Liberty with six tackles (two solo, four assisted), helping the Flames open up the FBS era of football at Liberty with a win over Old Dominion • Four tackles (three solo, one assisted) in a road win at New Mexico, including 2.5 tackles for a loss and 1.5 sacks • Named Liberty's Defensive Player of the Week after the New Mexico game • Five stops during Liberty's home win over Troy (two solo, three assisted), including an eight-yard sack and a fumble recovery • Recorded a season-high nine stops against Idaho State, including 5.0 tackles for a loss (25 yards), 3.0 sacks (16 yards) and two forced fumbles • Named Liberty's Defensive Player of the Week after the Idaho State game • Finished the UMass game with eight tackles (six solo, two assisted) and 3.0 sacks (24 yards) • Named Liberty's Defensive Player of the Week after the UMass game • Five stops (two solo, three assisted) at Virginia • Finished the Auburn game with two solo tackles
Previous School: • Transferred to Liberty after playing one season at Ventura College in Ventura, Calif. • Signed with the Flames during the February signing period • Received offers from Miami (Ohio), New Mexico, Portland State and UMass • Finished the 2017 season with 79 tackles, 18.5 tackles for a loss, 8.5 sacks, and an interception • Named the Southern California Football Association Northern Conference Defensive Player of the Year • Helped the Pirates post an 8-3 overall record and capture the program's 16th conference title • Advanced to the semifinals of the Southern California Football Association Playoffs
Prep: • Graduated from Hialeah High School in Hialeah, Fla.
Personal: • Son of Francoise and Henry Lemonier • Younger brother of Corey Lemonier, an All-SEC linebacker from Auburn, who was selected in the third round of the 2013 NFL Draft by the San Francisco 49ers • Birthday is on Jan. 31 • Sports Psychology major