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- Andre Parks
Andre Parks

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Luverne, Ala.

High School:
Luverne

Last College:
Central Alabama CC

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 175

Position:
Pitcher

Birthdate:
10/27/1978

Experience:
2VL

Bats/Throws:
R/R



2001 (Junior): Appeared in 12 games, started seven ... had a 5-1 record (4-1 as a starter) with a team-low 2.83 ERA (2.08 as a starter) in 54.0 innings of work ... pitched complete games vs. Eastern Illinois (Mar. 10 - a 3-1 Blazer victory) and vs. Louisville (May 4 - a 7-0 win) ... earned Second Team All-Conference USA honors.

2000 (Sophomore): Appeared in 19 games, started 15 (the most starts by a UAB pitcher in 2000) ... had a 1-5 overall record (had eight no-decisions) with a 5.48 ERA ... had a team-high 70 strikeouts in 69.0 innings pitched ... had a season-high eight strikeouts in his first start as a Blazer (vs. Vanderbilt, Feb. 22) ... longest outing of the season was seven complete innings on two occasions -- in a win vs. Evansville (Mar. 11) and a loss to South Florida (Mar.17).

CENTRAL ALABAMA COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Played one season at Central Alabama Community College in Alexander City, Alabama (1999) ... played for current UAB head coach Larry Giangrosso.

HIGH SCHOOL PLAYING CAREER: Graduated from Luverne (Ala.) High School (1998) ... was a four-year varsity letterwinner for the Tigers ... earned team MVP award in his senior season ... Tigers were AHSAA area champs in 1997 ... also lettered four times in basketball and twice in football.

PERSONAL/MISCELLANEOUS: Born Oct. 27, 1978 in Montgomery, Ala. ... full name is Terrence Andre Parks ... son of Debora Parks and grandson of Clifford Parks ... major is history, minor is psychology.