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Jack Parks

Position Tight End
Height 6'5''
Weight 237 lbs.
Class RS-Freshman
Hometown Olathe, Kan.
High School Olathe Northwest HS
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Career Honors: 2019: Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll and Athletic Director’s Honor Roll (spring).

2018 (Fr.): Redshirted his first season at KU.

High School: Picked up three letters in football at Olathe Northwest HS, playing under head coach Chip Sherman … Earned First Team All-Sunflower League honors in 2017 … Named Honorable Mention all-state as a senior … Also lettered in basketball at ONWHS  … Earned a spot on the Principal’s Honor Roll all four years.

Personal: Son of Neli and Mark Parks … Has one brother, Andrew Mermer, and one sister, Katie Parks … Father, Mark, played football at KU … Mother, Neli, played volleyball at New Mexico … Majoring in finance.