2011 - 2012 GATORADE
NATIONAL BOYS BASKETBALL
PLAYER OF THE YEAR
JABARI
PARKER
F
SIMEON CAREER ACADEMY
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
SENIOR
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Athletic Excellence


Leading his team to a 33-1 record and its third consecutive Class 4A state championship, Jabari Parker is a 6-foot-8, 220-pound junior wingman with a multidimensional game. Parker averaged 20.4 points, 9.2 rebounds, 5.1 assists, 3.4 blocks and 1.5 steals

Academic Achievement


Parker has maintained a 3.63 weighted GPA in the classroom, ranks 18th in his class of 377 students and serves as the principal-appointed President of Student Representatives with the Local School Council. Parker will begin his senior year of high school

Exemplary Character


In addition to donating his time as a youth basketball instructor, Parker has volunteered locally with Operation PUSH (People United to Serve Humanity), the Salvation Army and the New Beginnings Church. He is also a seminary Bible study student as well as