Saturday, November 27, 2021

Parker to sign letter of intent to Marist

Villa Angela-St. Joseph senior guard Brian Parker will sign his National Letter of Intent to continue his basketball career at Marist at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 13 in the ministry center at the high school.

On Oct. 10, Parker verbally committed to Marist.

The 6-foot-3, All-Ohioan is coming off a stellar junior season in which he averaged 17.7 points, 6.4 rebounds and 5.5 assists per game, helped his team to a Division III state runner-up finish and was named an AP Ohio co-player of the year in D-III along with Carlas Jackson of St. Bernard Roger Bacon and Martyce Kimbrough of Lima Central Catholic.

The standout also surpassed the 1,000-point plateau for his career, was named News-Herald Player of the Year, Northeast Lakes District Division III player of the year and North Coast League White Division Player of the Year in 2014.

As a sophomore, Parker helped the Vikings to the Division IV state championship.
 

Steve Harehttp://www.ohiovarsity.com
Steve Hare is the Chagrin Valley Conference's Sports Information Director. He also created and publishes OhioVarsity.com, an online publication dedicated to providing hyperlocal coverage to area high school athletic programs. Hare began covering high school sports for the Lake County News Herald in 1997. Hare attended Willoughby South High School through the middle of his senior year, then graduated from Berkshire High School in Burton in 1986. He played football, wrestled and was an all-Geauga county baseball player (1986). He lives in Chardon with his wife Paulette and their children.

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