2004 - Hit .225 (25-for-111) in 46 games with 13 runs scored, a pair of doubles, six homers and 22 RBI.
2003 - Played in 37 games during 2003 season, starting 22 ... Used exclusively as a designated hitter or pinch hitter ... Batted .226 (19- 84) with three homers, 15 RBI ... Hit game-tying HR with two outs in the ninth inning in 7-6 extra inning win vs. James Madison ... Bases loaded single drove in two runs for USC in 7-5 win at The Citadel ... Also had two solo HR in 12-2 win vs. Duquesne ... Played last summer with the Spartanburg Stingers of the Coastal Plains League under Coach Brandon McKillip ... Batted .300 with four homers, 30 RBI.
COLLEGE -- Enrolled at Carolina in the fall of 2002 after two seasons at Spartanburg Methodist Junior College ... Was a JUCO All-American and Region 10 Player of the Year under Coach Tim Wallace ... Had 36 career home runs, 25 of them in 2002 ... In fall intrasquad games batted .292 (14-48) with three homers, nine RBI.
HIGH SCHOOL -- Played four seasons at Easley HS under Coach Chris Carter with 25 career homers, 150 RBI ... Also played four seasons of American Legion baseball with 56 homers.
PERSONAL -- Born Jonathan Henry Parks 9/2/81 in Rocky Mount, N. C... Parents are Mike and Sally Parks ... Father is a truck driver ... Mother is an optometrist assistant ... Has two older brothers, Michael and Jeremy ... Chose Carolina because of the baseball program ... Hobbies are drag racing and body building ... Favorite food is chicken ... Favorite actress is Pamela Anderson ... Favorite actor is The Hulk.