Athlete of the Week: Lindsey Parks


Aaron Vance

Senior Lindsey Parks defending the ball from the opposing player.

Name: Lindsey Parks 

Sport: Soccer

Grade: 12


Parks is a key player on the girl’s soccer team and has contributed many assists from the backline. Parks plays a key role in the defense by helping goalkeeper Rayann Walls protect the goal. 

Eagle Eye: How did you first get involved in this sport?

Lindsey Parks: “When I was younger I wanted to play so my parents signed me up.”

EE: What other sports do you play?

LP: None 

EE: Favorite professional sports team?

LP: Steelers 

EE: Favorite professional athlete?

LP: Alex Morgan 

EE: Who do you admire the most? Why?

LP: “My grandparents because they always support me.”

EE: Favorite band /musician?

LP: Kelsea Ballerini 

EE: Favorite show?

LP: 9-1-1

EE: Favorite food?

LP: Chicken and mashed potatoes 

EE: What advice would you give younger athletes?

LP: “Work hard because it will pay off in the end and always remember to have fun. “

EE: What are your future goals?

LP: “Go to college to become a Medical Sonographer.”