|Hometown:||Fort Smith, Ark.|
2018: Athlon Sports Preseason 3rd Team All-Sun Belt Conference.
2017: Played in 12 games as a true freshman, including seven as a starter . . . Started the last six games of the season, including the Camellia Bowl . . . Ended the season with 23 tackles, 5.5 tackles for loss, 2.0 sacks and one fumble recovery . . . 23 tackles were the second most on the team among interior defensive linemen, as well as his 5.5 tackles for loss . . . Recorded at least one tackle in eight games and had at least three stops in four contests, including three of the last four outings . . . Registered a career-high six tackles against Arkansas-Pine Bluff and posted his second-highest total of four against both Texas State and Troy . . . Responsible for at least 0.5 tackles for loss in five games, including a career-best 2.0 versus Texas State . . . Both sacks came in different games against Louisiana and New Mexico State . . . His lone fumble recovery came against Georgia Southern.
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year varsity football starter at Southside . . . 2016 All-Arkansas Preps second-team selection . . . Named to the 2016 Class 7A All-State Team . . . Helped lead Southside to an 8-5 record and the semifinals of the Class 7A state playoffs in 2015 . . . Southside posted a 9-3 record and advanced to the state semifinals Moreton’s sophomore year as well . . . Listed as a 2-star recruit by Rivals, Scout and 247Sports.
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 17, 1998 . . . Son of Raymond and Melissa Moreton . . . Younger brother of Austin Moreton, a four-year letterman on the A-State football team from 2013-16.
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