2011 INDOOR TRACK - Handled hurdle duties for Terps indoors... Season-best 8.42 at 60 hurdles came with 6th-place finish at the Wesley Brown final... Had four marks under 8.50, including 8.44 to place 12th at Terrapin Indoor final... Also had season-best in the 200 of 23.43 (b) at the Wesley Brown Invitational.
2010 OUTDOOR TRACK - Season-best 15.11 in the 110 hurdles came with 4th-place finish at the Kehoe Twilight... Also a 15.16 to finish 8th at the Mason Spring Invitational... Won the Tribe Invitational in 15.58... Also had season bests of 11.31 in the 100m (4th at the Kehoe Twilight) and 23.83 in the 200 (15th at the Tribe Invitational).
2010 INDOOR TRACK - Season-best in 200m was 23.80 at the Navy Quad, placing 15th... Best mark of season in 60 hurdles was 8.57 to place 7th at the Navy Quad... Best finish of year at 60H was 5th at the Brown Invitational (8.60).
2009 OUTDOOR TRACK - Had a time of 11.57 in the 100 meters, finishing 52nd at the Shamrock Invitational.
2009 INDOOR TRACK - Had his season-best in the 60-meter hurdles during the ACC Championship with a time of 8.57, placing 13th, ACC's 18th-best time of the season... placed 11th in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.81 in the Virginia Duals.
BEFORE MARYLAND - Indoor All-American and N.Y. Federation State Champion while at Mepham High School... High school coach was Dave Frazer... 2008 recipient of T. Redmond McKenna Award for outstanding track performance and qualities of scholarship, leadership and sportsmanship... County and conference champ... Owns Mepham HS record in 110 hurdles (13.8)... Pre-college PRs of 10.6 at 100m, 22.0 at 200m, 49.8 at 400m, 13.8 in 110H, 7.45 in 55H and 8.04 in 60H.
PERSONAL - Son of Debra Hairston-Parker and Michael Parker... Born in Brooklyn... Has a sister, Danielle.