MANILA, Philippines—Bobby Mark Parks has dedicated to Nationwide College for UAAP Season 86.
The 21-year-old will take his residency in Season 85, which opens in September. He shall be eligible subsequent yr and may have three enjoying years.
Parks is the youthful brother of Bobby Ray Parks Jr., a former Bulldog who performed within the UAAP from 2011 to 2013 and received back-to-back MVPs in Seasons 74 and 75.
NU coach Jeff Napa confirmed the event and thanked Mark’s expertise coach Jo Gotanco for serving to them in recruiting the Filipino-American guard.
Napa insisted that Mark simply has to play his recreation and never fear concerning the stress of following the footsteps of his brother Ray, who lately signed an extension with Nagoya within the Japan B.League.
“Sakto ang pagpasok niya kasi mawawala na sa amin sina JLC nun (As soon as he is available in we received’t have senior gamers like John Lloyd Clemente),” stated the Bulldogs coach. “We count on him to simply play his recreation, with out stress as Ray’s brother.”
The 6-foot-5 guard performed for Waubonsee School Division 1 in Illinois.
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