Female Athlete of the Week: Emily Parks

Emily Parks has been selected as the Female Athlete of the Week


Image/Graphics by Crystal Parks

Emily Parks dribbles the ball down the field.

Emily Parks has been selected as the Warrior Watch’s Female Athlete of the Week for the week ending 10/2/2o21. Parks has been selected due to her great performances in the Lady Warrior Soccer team’s games this past week. Parks has scored numerous goals for the Warriors, even netting a hat-trick against Curwensville.

Parks has played soccer since she was three and has played numerous positions throughout her career. However, for her varsity years, Parks has played striker for the team and performs well. She knows how to beat defenders with moves and isn’t afraid to get aggressive. Parks is known for her speed and strength.

Facts About Emily:

Parents: Norman and Crystal Parks

Siblings: Nick and Ava Parks

Favorite Soccer Memory: Winning two district titles back to back

Favorite Restaurant: Chick-fil-a

Future Plans: Go to Penn State for nursing

Pre-game Ritual: Taking a selfie with Payten