Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Jason Parker
Jason Parker

RS Junior

San Diego, Calif.

High School:
Mission Bay

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 255




Arizona: Quality athletic skills put Parker in the mix on the defensive edge to open his UA career.

High School: Mission Bay High School, San Diego, 2003... UA went back to MBHS for another defensive prospect and came away with a good one... San Diego Union-Tribune All-San Diego Section first-team defensive selection... League Defensive Player of the Year and first-team All-Western League honors in 2002 for coach Desi Herrena... SuperPrep All-Farwest... Team lost in semi-finals his senior year... Two-way star who was the school's inside presence on the Buccaneers basketball team... Had 60 tackles and nine sacks his senior year, plus had 38 receptions as a tight end, winning MBHS Most Valuable Player honors... SuperPrep preseason No. 60 Farwest prospect... Union-Tribune top area prospect list... All-league honors as a junior... Second-team all-league baseball player in 2002... One of San Diego County's top basketball scorers in 2003 at 19 points per game, earning second-team all-league honors and an invite to all-county league play... Senior year Honor Roll student... Team captain of basketball and football teams in 2003... Member of Bayview Baptist Church... Participated in African-American Club... School monitor... Served on YMCA fund-raising projects.