Cross Country 2013 – Player Profile

Brandon Parker

Brandon Parker – 

Year: Junior

Major: Game Design & Development

Height: 5-8


High School: Mt. Pleasant

Hometown: Claymont, Del.


2012: Participated in the first six events of the season, including the DVC Invite, the WUXC Invite, the RiverHawks Invite, the Philly Metro, the Don Cathcart Invite, and the GBC Fall Classic – had a season’s best 44th place finish at the GBC Fall Classic – finished with a season’s best time of 30:19 in the 8K at the Don Cathcart Invite.

High School: Eleven-time varsity letterwinner in cross country, indoor and outdoor track at Mount Pleasant High School under head coaches Beth Mattey and Dave Sheridan – two-time Team MVP for cross country – two-time All-Conference award winner – earned All-County one time – named a captain in all three sports as a junior and again as a senior

Personal: Brandon P. Parker – son of David and Robin Parker – has a younger sister, Ashley – majoring in games design and development at Wilmington University – from Claymont, Del. – if he could date a celebrity it would be Jennifer Lawrence – his favorite all-time movies are The Dark Knight series – favorite sports team is the Philadelphia Flyers.