College: University of West Alabama
Birthday: October 10, 1990
Hometown: College Park, GA
Years Pro: Rookie
Professional (2017-present): Fred signed with the Sioux Falls Storm of the Indoor Football League (IFL) for the 2017 season.
Senior (University of West Alabama, Livingston, AL, 2013): Fred was awarded a medical redshirt after moving to linebacker from safety. He saw action in one game, making six tackles.
Junior (University of West Alabama, Livingston, AL, 2012): Fred played in 11 games as a nickel back and was member of special teams. He recorded 12 total tackles, eight solo, two pass break-ups and one fumble recovery.
Sophomore (Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, 2011): Fred played in eight games at Georgia State where he recorded 28 total tackles, two tackles for loss and two forced fumbles.
Freshman (Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, 2010): Fred was the starting safety at Georgia State. Barnes led the team in tackles with 47 solo tackles and 38 assists, including three tackles for loss, one sack, one interception, one pass break-up and one forced fumble.
• He was named Defensive Player of the Year.
• Barnes was voted GSU's Outstanding Defensive Back by his teammates.
High School: Fred played at Martin Luther King (GA) High School and was a four-year letter winner for the Kamikaze. He also lettered three years in baseball and was an Honor Roll student.
• Fred received MVP and Outstanding Athlete honors.
• Barnes earned All-Region and baseball team MVP.
Personal: Fred is the son of Matrilla Barnes-Height and Alondias Height.