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13 - Lauren Parks
Lauren Parks
Birth Date: 01/05/1991
Height: 5-5
Year: So.
Hometown: Birmingham, Ala.
High School: Briarwood Christian School
Position: Guard
Pre-BSC:  Five-year letterwinner at Briarwood Christian School under coach Jim Brown... received the Briarwood Christian Playmaker Award after becoming BCS's all-time leader in assists (537), three-point field goals (220), and games played (144)... received the Briarwood Christian 1,000 Point Club Award as a senior... Honorable Mention "Basketball's Best in Alabama" 2009... 2009 Metro Player of the Week... 2008 Lion's Pride Award recipient... 2006 Briarwood Christian All-Tournament Award... 2008-09 Over-the-Mountain Team... also lettered five years in softball and four in volleyball... Over-the-Mountain Softball and All-County Softball honoree... named one of the state's Pre-Season Top Five Defensive Volleyball Players in 2008... 2008 state volleyball championship First-Team All-Tournament... 2007 Region Volleyball Tournament MVP... 2007 All-State Honorable Mention in volleyball... 2007 and 2008 Volleyball All-County Teams... Birmingham NewsBirmingham News Scholar Athlete of the Week... 2007 Briarwood Athletic Award (AT&T Award).

Personal:  Born on Jan. 5, 1991... daughter of Benny and Brenda Parks... has a younger brother, Ben, and a younger sister, Abby... mother Brenda was a cheerleader at the University of Alabama from 1979-83... grandfather played basketball at BSC for one season in the 1950s... majoring in nursing.