Parks Flowers Commits to Union University
Outfielder Parks Flowers of Harding Academy has committed to play baseball at Union University. Parks batted .298 last year with 9 HR and 30 RBI. This past season he was named to the All District 1 Team, All Region Tournament Team, All Shelby-Metro Team, Commercial Appeal Best of the Preps finalist for baseball, All Tennessee Baseball Coaches Association Region 8 Team and named Team Offensive Player of the Year. Parks made the Tennessee Sportswriters Association All State Baseball Team as a sophomore batting .405 with 12 HR. He currently holds two records at Harding: Most HR in a season with 12 and Most Career HR with 21. Parks helped guide the Lions to it's first Regional Tournament Championship since 1991 and first State Runner-Up finish since 1982.