Michelle Parks (1997-99)
As a Junior 1999: Played in 24 games as catcher ... had five RBI's for the season ... went 1 for 1 with two RBI's against Florida State and Centenary ... finished the year with no errors.
As a Sophomore 1998: UF's third catcher who mainly acted as a pinch hitter ... played in 38 games ... against South Carolina, went 1-for-1 with one RBI, and a double ... hit her second double of the season in the April 5th game against Florida A&M, going 1-for-2, with three RBI ... totaled 11 RBI on the season.
As a Freshman 1997: Made a tremendous contribution during Florida's run at the Southeastern Conference Tournament as a pinch hitter ... had the game-tying RBI single against Tennessee and the game-winning RBI base hit against Auburn in the elimination games ... saw some action as the back-up catcher behind Bobbie Molyneux ... started nine games, five behind the plate.
High School: A two-time All Dade County first team honoree ... member of Miami Palmetto High School's "Wall of Fame" ... lettered in both softball and volleyball as a prep.
Personal: Born March 27, 1978, in Miami, Florida ... daughter of Larry and Sherry Parks ... graduated from Palmetto High School in 1996.