High School: Three-star prospect from Rivals.com ... District 14-2A Offensive MVP in 2011 ... Defending 2011 Texas Class 2A State Champion in the 100 meters ... Clocked a career-best time of 10.68 to win the state title ... Rushed for 1,581 yards and 22 scores as a senior ... Found the endzone 25 times overall and averaged 13.6 yards per carry ... Had 15 catches for 459 yards and three touchdowns ... Averaged 30.6 yards per reception ... Named the Jackson County Player of the Week after carrying 30 times for 342 yards and five scores in a win against Rice Consolidated ... Named Second Team All-State selection by the Texas Sports Writers Association ... First Team All-Area by the Victoria Advocate ... Named the KAVU 25 Player of the Week ... Earned First Team District 23-4A honors as a junior and was named an honorable mention All-State pick ... Began his career at El Campo High School and rushed for 1,325 yards and 16 touchdowns for the Ricebirds as a sophomore ...Teammate of another UH signee, Mac Long ... Played for Mike Pierce at Edna High School.
Personal: Son of Deitra Preston and Derek Parks ... Born Dec. 20, 1993 ... Undecided on a major at UH, but enjoys running track ... Was an Academic All-District selection in high school.