Scorebook Live’s Dan Dickau recently caught up with 6-5 guard Adam Parker of Mercer Island (Class of 2020). With his solid play, the Islanders are poised to make a run in the playoffs.
How would you describe your game?
I can attack the rim strongly and also hit outside shots and when there is a smaller guard on me I can take them into the post. I am also a good wing rebounder for my team.
What are your goals for this season?
Team: Win Kingco and make it to state
Individually: Make all Kingco first team
How would you describe your coach?
Coach Cree is a smart and experienced coach who pushes us to be the best we can. He is very supportive of every player on our team and everyone has high respect for him.
Who is your favorite player?
Who is your toughest matchup this season and why?
Liberty because it was hard to contain Jake Elfstrom and they play good defense which got us out of rhythm on offense.
What is your favorite gym in the state to play in?
Mercer Island High School.
What are your aspirations as a player?
I want to play at the college level.